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This is a list of media and merchandise associated with The Flintstones. Most of these titles are out of print. Original broadcast or release dates and episode titles where applicable are listed in parentheses.
The Flintstones is an animated, prime-time American television sitcom that was broadcast from September 30, to April 1,on ABC. The show, produced by Hanna-Barbera, fancifully depicted the lives of a working-class Stone Age man, his family, and his next-door neighbor and best friend. The Flintstones was the most financially successful network animated franchise for three decades, until The Simpsons debuted.
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The Flintstones, by Gene Hazelton. The Hanna-Barbera studios produced the first prime-time animated series on television when they introduced The Flintstones. The series debuted on CBS in the fall ofwith characters reportedly modeled after The Honeymooners.
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The original title for the Flintstones was going to be The Flagstones. The title may have been changed to avoid confusion with The Flagstons, characters in another comic strip. The show only ran for six years, between September to Aprilbut has been oft-repeated.
Pre-dating The Simpsons by almost 30 yearsThe Flintstones was the first primetime animated show on TV and, until when The Simpsons stole the crown, The Flintstones aired the most episodes of any animated show in primetime, with episodes between and The show was so successful, it established Hanna-Barbera as the largest producer of animated films. Fred and Barney work at a quarry, and Betty and Wilma are homemakers who are constantly at odds with their husbands. In the third and fourth seasons, respectively, kids Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm joined the cast.