The flintstones meet rockula and frankenstone 1979 ford

The Flintstones (film)

the flintstones meet rockula and frankenstone 1979 ford

That director was Francis Ford Coppola. Coppola's Dracula. So, in we Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone VHS. The special was produced in but aired for the first time in Oct It featured the voices of. The Flintstones Meet Rockula and Frankenstone is a animated Halloween television special featuring characters from The Flintstones franchise. It was produced in by Hanna-Barbera and first aired on Friday, October. The Flintstones and Rubbles win a trip on "Make a Deal or Don't" to Count Rockula's castle in Rocksylvania where they have an unpleasant meeting with the.

They exhibit moments of heroism and poignancy". Markowitz's version was apparently too sentimental for director Donner, who disliked it. Brian Levant was hired as director, knowing he was the right person because of his love for the original series. They knew he was an avid fan of the series because of his Flintstones items collection and the knowledge he had from the series.

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When Levant was hired, all previous scripts were thrown out. Levant then recruited what he called an "all-star writing team" which consisted of his writer friends from television shows such as Family TiesNight Courtand Happy Days.

The Flintstones Meet Rockula And Frankenstone

Casting Actors John CandyJim BelushiDan AykroydBill Murrayand Chevy Chase were all considered for the role of Fred Flintstone, but John Candy had died before production began, [8] [9] the last four actors were all deemed too skinny and a fat suit was deemed too inappropriate to be used. If Goodman had turned the role down, the film would not have been made.

The Flintstones meets the Frankenstones *Rare* (Theme Song)

Elizabeth Perkins won the role. They both mentioned that its main story lines embezzlement, mother-in-law problems, office politics and extra-marital affairs were storylines for adult films, and ones that children would not be able to understand. However, many critics praised the film's look, faithfulness to the cartoon, Rosanna Norton 's costume designs and Goodman's performance. Frankenstone awakens Rockula who has been asleep for the past five hundred years, thus explaining his disappearance from his secret crypt, and the two scare everyone out of the hotel, except for the Flintstones and the Rubbles, who had gone to bed early due to jet lag.

Rockula and Frankenstone eventually discover the Flintstones and Rubbles, and Rockula mistakes Wilma for his long-lost bride and vows to make her his, even if it means killing Fred.

the flintstones meet rockula and frankenstone 1979 ford

Wilma initially mistakes Rockula for the hotel manager, Mr. Silika, who had dressed up as Rockula, for quite some time until Rockula turns into a bat in front of her.

As Fred, Barney and Betty discover Wilma's absence and begin searching for her, Wilma flees and a long cat-and-mouse chase ensues all over the castle. Rockula finds and corners Fred, but is scared off by Barney, wearing a werewolf mask.

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The couples eventually end up cornered inside the Rubbles' room. Fred challenges Rockula to a fight, using a bat statuette as a weapon, but the statuette turns out to actually be the switch for the trapdoor to Rockula's laboratory, which Rockula and Frankenstone were unknowingly standing on.

As Fred raises the statuette to strike, both Rockula and Frankenstone fall through the trapdoor, and the Flintstones and Rubbles escape and return to Bedrock. Wilma invites Betty and Barney to stay for dinner and leaves the three of them in the living room while she goes into the kitchen to cook. Unbeknownst to them, Rockula has flown in the form of a bat all the way from Rocksylvania to Bedrock. Flying through the kitchen window, he begs Wilma to marry him, promising her a life of luxury if she agrees.