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Flash Gordon (archive footage)
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Dale Arden (archive footage)
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Ming the Merciless (archive footage)
Priscilla Lawson ...
Princess Aura (archive footage)
Frank Shannon ...
Dr. Hans Zarkov (archive footage)
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Prince Barin (archive footage)
Jack 'Tiny' Lipson ...
King Vultan (archive footage)
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King Thun (archive footage)
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Second High Priest (archive footage)
Earl Askam ...
Officer Torch (archive footage)
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Professor Gordon (archive footage)
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Professor Henson (archive footage)
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Transcontinental Pilot (archive footage)
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Ming Guard (archive footage)
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Hawkmen Lookout Captain (archive footage)
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BIG FEATURE SENSATION! Amazing STRANGE WORLD ADVENTURES! From Alex Raymond's Famous Newspaper Strip (original one-sheet poster on feature release)

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Feature version of the serial of the same name. See more »

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Dr. Zarkoff: Okay, Flash, I'm game. I'll help you save the world.
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Featured in Time of the Robots (2012) See more »

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Flash Gordon 1936
13 September 2008 | by (Chile) – See all my reviews

My first contribution sent them, serve them, I found this series and thanks to a translator sending(parcel) the titles(degrees) of every chapter, please should translate this page: the names of 12 chapters that the series has: 1. The death purple 2. Ming the merciless one 3.Polarita 4. The bombs 5. The beam of the death 6. Barin's assault 7.Thermal control 8. Rock men 9. Rock Prince 10. The rescue of the princess 11. The exchange 12. Destruction of the empire Ming. I found the chapters of this series, in a shop of ancient video of my country, and checking your page there was absent the information of the chapters of the series, I leave them him(you,them) for his(her,your) knowledge ... series expressed(emitted) in 1936, 2n 2 DVD's and of an approximate duration of 04 hours


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