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The Man Called Flintstone (1966)

In this feature-length film based on the "Flintstones" TV show, secret agent Rock Slag is injured during a chase in Bedrock. Slag's chief decides to replace the injured Slag with Fred ... See full summary »

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Harvey Bullock (screenplay), R.S. Allen (screenplay) (as Ray Allen)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Alan Reed ... Fred Flintstone (voice)
Mel Blanc ... Barney Rubble / Dino / Helicopter Pilot / the Mayor / Turtle / Scales (voice)
Jean Vander Pyl ... Wilma Flintstone (voice)
Gerry Johnson Gerry Johnson ... Betty Rubble (voice)
Don Messick ... Dr. Moonstone / Recorder Bird / Ferocious / Hoppy (voice)
Janet Waldo ... Roberta (voice)
Paul Frees ... Rock Slag / Green Goose / Triple X (voice)
Harvey Korman ... Chief Boulder / Street Salesman (voice)
John Stephenson ... Veterinarian / Airport Clerk (voice)
June Foray ... Tanya Malichite (voice)
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Storyline

In this feature-length film based on the "Flintstones" TV show, secret agent Rock Slag is injured during a chase in Bedrock. Slag's chief decides to replace the injured Slag with Fred Flintstone, who just happens to look like him. The trip takes Fred to Paris and Rome, which is good for Wilma, Barney, and Betty-but can Fred foil the mysterious Green Goose's evil plan for a destructive missile without letting his wife and friends in on his secret? Written by Ryan W. Mead

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Would you believe?... Fred Flintstone as the super-secret agent who started it all back in 1,000,007 BC! See more »


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Unrated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 August 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Flintstones in The Man Called Flintstone See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Hanna-Barbera Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Color:

Color (Eastman Color by Pathé)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

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Quotes

[last lines]
[Fred runs away from Roberta and Mario]
Wilma Flintstone: I have a feeling Fred won't be forgettting his trip to Eurock in a hurry...
Fred Flintstone: WILMA!
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Crazy Credits

The Columbia logo has Wilma Flintstone holding up the torch. See more »

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The Man Called Flintstone:The animated theatrical cartoon
29 January 2010 | by raysondSee all my reviews

THE MAN CALLED FLINTSTONE was the first-ever animated theatrical feature based on the highly-successful television series THE FLINTSTONES which ended its run in 1966 after six seasons and an astounding 166 episodes when it aired on ABC-TV. The theatrical version came out five months after the television series ended. Today it is rarely seen in some markets,but it was a great follow-up to this TV show. In this version,Peebles and Bamm-Bamm along with Dino are not in this one. This version focuses on Fred Flintstone his wife Wilma,and their neighbors The Rubbles(Barney and Betty). In this version(which in the opening credits of the picture features Wilma Flintstone portraying the Columbia Pictures model is a riot)Fred Flintstone is mistaken for a American secret agent Rock Slag,who was wounded while chasing after international espionage spy Green Goose and his girlfriend,Tanya.

Fred is asked to take Rock's place and fly to Rome(along with Barney and Betty and his wife Wilma of course,leaving the children behind with the babysitter along with the pet dinosaur Dino)to help corral and captured Green Goose once and for all. The whole thing turns out to be a trap for Fred and the real Rock Slag,who comes fully recovered to comes to Fred's rescue and saves the day.

The theatrical version THE MAN CALLED FLINTSTONE,released by Columbia Pictures was released in theatres on August 3, 1966 and produced and directed by William Hanna and Joesph Barbera,who also served as executive producers with the script written by R.S. Allen and Harvey Bullock(based on a story by Harvey Bullock and R.S. Allen with additional story material by William Hanna,Joesph Barbera along with Warren Foster and Alex Lovy) and for this theatrical version,which is by the way was animated of course featured the voices of Alan Reed, Jean Vander Pyl, along with Mel Blanc and Gerry Johnson with additional voices by June Foray,Paul Frees,Janet Waldo,and Don Messick(in fact Janet Waldo,who was also the voice of Judy Jetson and Don Messick were regular voice-over stockplayers for a lot of animated shows and cartoons for Hanna-Barbera). With a Running Time of 87 minutes,it was shown as part of a kiddie matinée feature for Columbia Pictures. However,Columbia Pictures re-released this feature again in the 1970's and during the early 1980's as part of its family matinée series that was to be shown theatrically. After this,it was rarely shown on television in certain markets.


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