Flash Gordon

The only good thing about this would-be camp version of the classic 1936 serial is the impressive production design by Danilo Donati. Sam J. Jones, who plays the title character, has to rank as one of the all-time worst casting choices; discovered by producer Dino DeLaurentiis on TV's "The Dating Game," he brought so little to his line readings that they...read more

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Flash Gordon - Official Trailer
01:52 — Tongue-in-cheek adaptation of the comic-strip hero's exploits, in which he travels to Mongo to save Earth from Ming the Merciless. Music by Queen!

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  • Released: 1980
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: The only good thing about this would-be camp version of the classic 1936 serial is the impressive production design by Danilo Donati. Sam J. Jones, who plays the title character, has to rank as one of the all-time worst casting choices; discovered by produ… (more)

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