The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000)

Before the Flintstones were everyone's favorite Stone Age family, Fred was just a regular guy looking for the girl of his dreams, and his romance with Wilma sets the stage for this prequel to the 1994 screen adaptation of the popular… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: April 28, 2000
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2000
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Critic Score: 25% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: The prequel to the first full-length feature set in Bedrock, Viva Rock Vegas is a surprising improvement over The Flintstones. Aimed towards an audience of adults and children alike, critics feel Viva will appeal to a broad range of viewers.

Steve Uhler
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

As entertainment for kids, or for adults, it misjudges its audience by at least a millennium.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Um, no surprises here. Better than the original.

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E! Online

This prequel packs a few more laughs than its 1994 big-screen predecessor.

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Michael Wilmington
Chicago Tribune

The jokes are pathetic.

Steven D. Greydanus
Decent Films Guide

What’s with the film’s odd preoccupation with such adult themes as class, money, and sex?

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Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

It is better than the original.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It's not delightful or funny or exciting, and for long stretches, it looks exactly like hapless actors standing in front of big rocks and reciting sitcom dialogue.

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Eric D. Snider

Nothing new or clever is employed in Viva Rock Vegas.

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Susannah Breslin
TNT's Rough Cut

Viva Rock Vegas is nothing more than eye candy, and not a very tasty piece at that.

Flixster Audience Score: 20% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Edwards
it was just an average movie with a few chuckle moments
Lafe Fredbjornson
A heck of a more fun than the first Flinstone film adventure. They got things much closer to the Flinstones cartoon with this one. There are much better jokes,… More
Thomas Bowler
This is one of the worst movies I have seen. The only good choice in my books is Mark Addy playing the character he was obviously genetically engineered for… More
Dann Michalski
A steaming pile of dino crap, The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas is an extraordinary dumb and formulaic goofball comedy. Set as a prequel to the 1994… More
Jason Owens
"The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas" isn't what you would expect it to be. Instead of being a sequel to the "The Flintstones,"… More
Juan Charqueno
a stupid, unfunny, unneccary prequal that we are better off not having. F