Movie Trailer for Flash Gordon (1980) starring Sam J. Jones, Melody Anderson, Max von Sydow, Topol, Ornella Muti, Timothy Dalton, Brian Blessed, Peter Wyngarde directed by Mike Hodges Movie Review

Flash Gordon (1980)   3/53/53/53/53/5

Trailer for Flash Gordon

When the plane they are travelling on gets into trouble football hero Flash Gordon (Sam J. Jones) and the attractive Dale Arden (Melody Anderson) are forced to crash land near the laboratory of mad scientist Dr. Hans Zarkov (Topol - For Your Eyes Only). Tricked into boarding Zarkov's space rocket Flash and Dale find themselves heading for the planet Mongo where Dr. Zarkov believes that someone or something is behind the natural disasters inflicting Earth. What they find is The Emperor Ming (Max von Sydow - Robin Hood) who plans to take Dale as his concubine, brainwash Dr. Zarkov and execute Flash although Ming's daughter the Princess Aura (Ornella Muti) takes a shine to Flash and plans to stop her father's murderous plans. The question is can the trio stop Ming before he tires of toying with the Earth and destroys it? ... Read Review