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Flesh Gordon (1974)

 -  Comedy | Sci-Fi  -  30 July 1974 (USA)
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Emperor Wang (the Perverted) is leader of the planet Porno and sends his mighty "Sex Ray" towards Earth, turning everyone into sex-mad fiends. Only one man can save the Earth, football ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jason Williams ...
Suzanne Fields ...
Joseph Hudgins ...
William Dennis Hunt ...
Emperor Wang the Perverted (as William Hunt)
Candy Samples ...
Chief Nellie (as Mary Gavin)
Mycle Brandy
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(as Steve Grummette)
Nora Wieternik ...
Queen Amora
Lance Larsen ...
Prince Precious
Hillary Summers ...
(as Judy Ziehm)
Leonard Goodman
Donald Lee Harris ...
(as Don Harris)
Howard Alexander ...
Airplane Passenger
Jack Rowe
Alan Sinclair
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Emperor Wang (the Perverted) is leader of the planet Porno and sends his mighty "Sex Ray" towards Earth, turning everyone into sex-mad fiends. Only one man can save the Earth, football player Flesh Gordon. Along with his girlfriend Dale Ardent and Professor Flexi-Jerkoff, they set off towards the source of the Sex Ray, unaware of the perils that face them! Written by Rhino <rhino@blueyonder.co.uk>

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sex | ray | parody | nudity | planet | See more »

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The Space Age Sex Spoof that is out of this World! See more »

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Comedy | Sci-Fi

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30 July 1974 (USA)  »

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$700,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The film ends with a promise of a sequel: "Don't miss the next exciting episode - The Perils Of Flesh", which failed to materialize. A sequel of sorts was eventually released in 1989. See more »

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In one of the first scenes, a character clearly says, "Dr. Gordon, all of us here are aware of the total degragation that has overcome the masses." Obviously, he was meant to say "degradation." See more »

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Dr. Flexi Jerkoff: Do you take me for a fool? Do you think I don't know you've come here to steal the plans to my new interstellar hydro-combustion miracle-patented micro-teflon nuclear gamma strato rocketship-grade missile? Which was twenty years in the making?
[Shows blue prints]
Dr. Flexi Jerkoff: And employs a new updraft design which lifts the ship on small spirals of synthetic strontium pellets?
[puts blueprints back in jacket]
Dr. Flexi Jerkoff: Do you think I don't know that? Well, I've never even heard of it. So you're barking up the wrong ...
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Parody, oh parody!
25 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

Which is worse: A cheesy porno flick or one of those old off the wall sci-fi swordfight potboilers?

Answer: How about a crossbreed? A sci-fi swordfight porno flick!

This is an interesting parody of two awful genres, played not against each other, but played INTO each other, dreadful writing and acting parodied by deft writing and clever acting.

Not a family flick (of course, not everything needs to be family fare) but an interesting play on the line of "can we make it so bad it is good?"


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