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The Flintstones
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Theatrical release poster by Drew Struzan
Directed by Brian Levant
Produced by Bruce Cohen
Written by
  • Tom S. Parker
  • Jim Jennewein
  • Steven E. de Souza
Starring
Music by David Newman
Cinematography Dean Cundey
Editing by Kent Beyda
Studio
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) May 27, 1994 (1994-05-27)
Running time 91 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $46 million
Money made $341.6 million

The Flintstones (also known as The Flintstones Movie or The Flintstones: The Live-Action Movie in a working title) is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Brian Levant and written by Tom S. Parker, Jim Jennewein, and Steven E. de Souza. It is a live-action motion picture adaptation of the 1960–1966 animated television series. The film stars John Goodman as Fred Flintstone, Rick Moranis as Barney Rubble, Elizabeth Perkins as Wilma Flintstone and Rosie O'Donnell as Betty Rubble, along with Kyle MacLachlan as a villainous executive-vice president of Fred's company, Halle Berry as his seductive secretary, and Elizabeth Taylor (in her final theatrical film appearance), as Pearl Slaghoople, Wilma's mother. The B-52's (as The BC-52's in the film) performed their version of the cartoon's theme song.

The film, shot in California, was theatrically released on May 27, 1994, and earned almost $342 million worldwide against a $46 million budget, making it a huge box office success.

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