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Monday, June 24, 2019

"Flash Gordon" Animated Feature



"Thor: Ragnarok" director Taika Waititi will write and direct a CG-animated, theatrical feature, adapting Alex Raymond's 1930's sci-fi newspaper comic strip "Flash Gordon":


"Flash Gordon" debuted January 7, 1934, inspired by newspaper comic strip "Buck Rogers".


'Flash Gordon', a polo player and Yale University graduate and his companions 'Dale Arden' and 'Dr. Hans Zarkov'...


...start their journey together as Earth is bombarded by fiery meteors. 


Zarkov invents a rocket ship to locate their place of origin in outer space.


Half mad, Zarkov kidnaps Flash and Dale and the three travel to the planet 'Mongo'...


...where they discover the meteors are weapons...


...devised by 'Ming the Merciless'...


...that planet's evil ruler.


Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Flash Gordon"...


"FLASH GORDON" COMIC BOOKS