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{{Episode
 
|name= King for a Night
 
|name= King for a Night
|image= [[File:King for a Night.jpg|250px]]
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|image= King for a Night.jpg
|show= [[The Flintstones (1960 TV series)|''The Flintstones'' (1960)]]
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|show= [[The Flintstones (TV series)|''The Flintstones'']]
|season= [[Season 5 (The Flintstones (1960))|5]]
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|season= [[The Flintstones episode list|5]]
 
|episode= 126
 
|episode= 126
 
|airdate= December 3, 1964
 
|airdate= December 3, 1964
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|writer= Bill Idelsen<br/>Sam Bobrick
 
|writer= Bill Idelsen<br/>Sam Bobrick
 
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"'''King for a Night'''" is the twelfth episode of the [[Season 5 (The Flintstones (1960))|fifth season]] of ''[[The Flintstones (1960 TV series)|The Flintstones]]''. It first aired on December 3, 1964.
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"'''King for a Night'''" is the twelfth episode of the [[The Flintstones episode list|fifth season]] of ''[[The Flintstones (TV series)|The Flintstones]]''. It first aired on December 3, 1964.
   
 
==Plot==
 
==Plot==
 
When the king of Stonesylvania visits [[Bedrock]], he decides he wants to rub shoulders with the common people, dead-ringer look alike Fred is hired to fill in for him for appearances. The plan begins to unravel when the king demonstrates little tolerance for the outside world and [[Fred]] does not like being a king much better. When [[Wilma Flintstone|Wilma]] mistakes the king for Fred, more troubles begin for both the king and Fred but in the end both men come clean and all is forgiven.
 
When the king of Stonesylvania visits [[Bedrock]], he decides he wants to rub shoulders with the common people, dead-ringer look alike Fred is hired to fill in for him for appearances. The plan begins to unravel when the king demonstrates little tolerance for the outside world and [[Fred]] does not like being a king much better. When [[Wilma Flintstone|Wilma]] mistakes the king for Fred, more troubles begin for both the king and Fred but in the end both men come clean and all is forgiven.
   
==Trivia==
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==Characters==
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*[[Fred Flintstone]]
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*[[Wilma Flintstone]]
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*[[Barney Rubble]]
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*[[Betty Rubble]]
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*[[Pebbles Flintstone]]
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*[[Bamm-Bamm Rubble]]
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*Wednesday (only appearance)
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*Tuesday (mentioned on the phone)
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*Gildenstone (only appearance)
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*Rosencave (only appearance)
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*Joe Rockhead
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==Locations==
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* [[Bedrock]]
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**Flintstone home
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**Rock Towers Hotel
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**Cactus La Go Go
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**Bowling alley
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**Drive-In Restaurant
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**Bedrock Roller Rink
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* Stonesylvania (mentioned)
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==Objects==
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* Bowling ball
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==Vehicles==
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* Fred's car
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==Cast==
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{| class="wikitable"
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! [[Alan Reed]]
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| [[Fred Flintstone]]
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|-
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! [[Jean Vander Pyl]]
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| [[Wilma Flintstone]]<br>[[Pebbles Flintstone]]
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|-
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! [[Gerry Johnson]]
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| [[Betty Rubble]]
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|-
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! [[Don Messick]]
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| [[Bamm-Bamm Rubble]]
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|-
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! [[Mel Blanc]]
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| [[Barney Rubble]]
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|-
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! Nancy Wible
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| Wednesday
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|-
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! [[Henry Corden]]
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| Gildenstone
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|}
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==Notes/Trivia==
 
*This episode is a reworking of the twenty second episode "''[[The Tycoon]]''".
 
*This episode is a reworking of the twenty second episode "''[[The Tycoon]]''".
 
*Stonesylvania is a spoof of Pennsylvania.
 
*Stonesylvania is a spoof of Pennsylvania.
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*Doris Stone and Rock Boulder is a spoof of Doris Day and Rock Hudson.
   
 
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"King for a Night" is the twelfth episode of the fifth season of The Flintstones. It first aired on December 3, 1964.

Plot

When the king of Stonesylvania visits Bedrock, he decides he wants to rub shoulders with the common people, dead-ringer look alike Fred is hired to fill in for him for appearances. The plan begins to unravel when the king demonstrates little tolerance for the outside world and Fred does not like being a king much better. When Wilma mistakes the king for Fred, more troubles begin for both the king and Fred but in the end both men come clean and all is forgiven.

Characters

Locations

  • Bedrock
    • Flintstone home
    • Rock Towers Hotel
    • Cactus La Go Go
    • Bowling alley
    • Drive-In Restaurant
    • Bedrock Roller Rink
  • Stonesylvania (mentioned)

Objects

  • Bowling ball

Vehicles

  • Fred's car

Cast

Alan Reed Fred Flintstone
Jean Vander Pyl Wilma Flintstone
Pebbles Flintstone
Gerry Johnson Betty Rubble
Don Messick Bamm-Bamm Rubble
Mel Blanc Barney Rubble
Nancy Wible Wednesday
Henry Corden Gildenstone

Notes/Trivia

  • This episode is a reworking of the twenty second episode "The Tycoon".
  • Stonesylvania is a spoof of Pennsylvania.
  • Doris Stone and Rock Boulder is a spoof of Doris Day and Rock Hudson.


Season 5 of The Flintstones
"Hop Happy" • "Monster Fred" • "Itty Bitty Fred" • "Pebbles' Birthday Party" • "Bedrock Rodeo Round-Up" • "Cinderellastone" • "A Haunted House is Not a Home" • "Dr. Sinister" • "The Gruesomes" • "The Most Beautiful Baby in Bedrock" • "Dino and Juliet" • "King for a Night" • "Indianrockolis 500" • "Adobe Dick" • "Christmas Flintstone" • "Fred's Flying Lesson" • "Fred's Second Car" • "Time Machine" • "The Hatrocks and the Gruesomes" • "Moonlight and Maintenance" • "Sheriff for a Day" • "Deep in the Heart of Texarock" • "The Rolls Rock Caper" • "Superstone" • "Fred Meets Hercurock" • "Surfin' Fred"
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