Flash Gordon Image
Metascore
63

Generally favorable reviews - based on 6 Critics

User Score
7.6

Generally favorable reviews- based on 17 Ratings

Summary: In this update of the 1930's comic strip, Flash is a football hero who is skyjacked aboard Dr. Zarkov's rocketship along with beautiful Dale Arden. The threesome are drawn into the influence of the planet Mongo, controlled by Ming the Merciless. Ming has been testing the Earth with unnatural disasters, and deeming it a threat to his rule, he plans to destroy it. He also intends to take Dale as his concubine. Flash must avoid the amorous attentions of Ming's daughter and unite the warring kingdoms of Mongo to rescue Dale and save our world.
Runtime: 111 min
Production: Dino De Laurentiis Company
Genres: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Countries: USA, UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: Aug 7, 2007
Director Credit
Mike Hodges Director
Writer Credit
Alex Raymond Characters Created By
Lorenzo Semple Jr. Screenplay
Michael Allin Adaptation
Principal Cast Credit
Melody Anderson Dale Arden
Sam J. Jones Flash Gordon
Cast Credit
Brian Blessed Prince Vultan
John Hallam Luro
John Osborne Arborian Priest
Mariangela Melato Kala
Max Von Sydow The Emperor Ming/Ming's Floating Servant
Ornella Muti Princess Aura
Peter Wyngarde Klytus
Philip Stone Zogi, The High Priest
Richard O'Brien Fico
Suzanne Danielle Serving Girl
Timothy Dalton Prince Barin
Topol Dr. Hans Zarkov
William Hootkins Munson
Producer Credit
Bernard Williams Executive Producer
Dino De Laurentiis Producer
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