Celebrating 80 Years of FLASH GORDON

Click to enlargeFlash Gordon, the original space adventurer and sci-fi hero, celebrates 80 years of intergalactic thrills today, 7 January 2014. There is no way to cover all of the exciting facts, figures and fantastic lore about this all-American hero in one blog post, so come back for more info in the days to come!

The Wall Street Journal observed that the blockbuster movie, “Star Wars,” owed its “most obvious debt to ‘Flash Gordon.’”

Through the eight decades of high adventure, an international audience has remained steadfastly loyal to Flash. Continue reading