Aka M.E. Strange. Movie nerd. Film scholar. Editor for Culturally Significant! website. Programmer for Culturally Significant Network.
“Son of a Brachiosaurus!“
John Goodman as Fred Flintstone! Rick Moranis as Barney Rubble! Kyle MacLachlan! The B-52s! Harvey Korman as a bird!
Is it stupid? Yes! Is it insane? Absolutely! Weird tonal issues? Yep! And yet...there’s something about it that I love.
What could have been a major flop for Universal Studios ended up being a massive success, which people always seem to forget. Filled to the brim with prehistoric wordplay and over-the-top performances, it’s easy to see why…