The Flintstones are families living a modernistic stone-age life. Going to the same company and being friends, Fred gives money to Barney who is willing to adopt a baby. In return, Barney does him a favor by helping in becoming the vice-president. The presidents are putting plans to get Fred out of his position.
Someone, somewhere gave the keys to the kingdom to director Brian Levant, who's leaden ways with screen comedy are amplified in this unfunny, hyperactive translation of a property that's best served through animation.