PG | | Comedy, Family, Romance
In this live-action prequel to The Flintstones (1994), the Flintstones and the Rubbles go on a trip to Rock Vegas, where Wilma Slaghoople (Kristen Johnston) is pursued by playboy Chip Rockefeller (Thomas Gibson).
On the shelf in Betty O'Shale's (Jane Krakowski's) kitchen is a box of Post Fruity Pebbles, a real-life breakfast cereal derived from the original animated series.
Gazaam & Gazing:
You are a calamity, a disgrace! You've got no professional detachment, and you can't keep your big nose out of other people's business! As an intergalactic observer, you stink!
Gazoo: Did anybody else see those flying letters by?
Gazaam & Gazing: You are hopeless, Kazoo.
In the first Flintstones movie, Fred stated that he met Wilma after she cleaned him off in an eating contest. In this movie, they met at a carnival after a date swap when Fred met Betty at a fast food restaurant, and Betty introduced Wilma as a date for Barney.
The Universal logo says "Univershell" and displays a single large continent. The aliens fly by that earth, and one of them mentions the letters.
TV airings add the following scenes: -Betty dumping her boyfriend at the burger joint, after seeing he's cheating on her -A few lines of additional dialogue between Fred and Betty as they race to the roller coaster -A scene where Fred and William are eating out and Barney asks if they've seen Betty before she runs into McJagger -Barney confronts Fred about Betty as he gambles at the slots -An extended scene where Chip talks about Fred's unpaid credit and Fred proposes to pay him off with his paychecks -Longer version of Willma's mother trying to convince her to marry Chip while his dad goes off to "assemble the troops" -The goons meet up with Chip as the security mentions of Fred and Barney's escape -Barney and Willima rekindling after knocking McJagger out
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