The Flintstones Movie Review Summary

Actors: John Goodman, Rick Moranis, Elizabeth Perkins, Rosie O'Donnell, Halle Berry

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Fred Flintstone is a worker at the rock quarry in Bedrock in prehistoric times. A nice but dim-witted man, Fred loans his best friend Barney the money for him and his wife to adopt a son. Barney vows to somehow repay him for his kindness, and the opportunity arises when the rock quarry gives its workers an IQ test. Barney switches his answers with Fred, and Fred winds up getting an executive position at the company. Fred and Barney's friendship ends up suffering when Fred becomes rich while Barney becomes poor. Meanwhile, Fred is being manipulated by his boss Cliff Vandercave to take the fall for an embezzlement scheme. Can Fred get out of his predicament and restore his friendship with Barney?
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Script Analysis of The Flintstones

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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   distant past Comedy or Parody about    -   history How much humor v. drama    -   Nearly all humor

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   blue collar Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   no torture/death Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing If this is a kid's movie...    -   Ages 5-10 Is this movie based on a    -   TV show

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