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Exclusive: Brian Blessed talks about his love of Flash Gordon in clip of documentary Life After Flash

Actor Brian Blessed was perfectly suited for the role of Prince Vultan in the 1980 film Flash Gordon — and not just because his stentorian voice can make any line majestic. It’s because Blessed loved Flash Gordon so much, he used to pretend to be V…

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Flash Gordon star Sam Jones looks back on the film, his career mistakes, and personal triumphs

Actor Sam Jones has appeared in Stargate SG-1, SYFY’s Flash Gordon series, and the Seth MacFarlane comedy Ted. But fans may best know him as Flash Gordon in the camp-tacular 1980 film (or, as fans of the Queen soundtrack call it, Flash! Ah-ahhhh!). And…

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How Guardians of the Galaxy derailed Matthew Vaughn’s Flash Gordon reboot

Director Matthew Vaughn’s most recent movie is Kingsman: The Golden Circle, which hit theaters today. Sadly, there’s a movie that he hasn’t directed, despite being in talks back in April 2015: Flash Gordon.
And it seems Guardians of the Galaxy cou…

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13 kick-ass sci-fi princesses

Leia Organa, who graced the Star Wars universe with a no-nonsense attitude and a killer set of hair buns, is the most famous sci-fi princess in history. While Luke was shooting womp rats, Leia was busy learning to braid hair … and to plot a rebellion. All in the life of a princess, right?

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