What's not to love about this campy sci-fi plot synopsis? On the distant planet Mongo, New York Jets quarterback "Flash" Gordon fights to save the earth from certain destruction at the hands of the merciless Emperor Ming...all with aid of the brilliant Dr. Hans Zarkov and the beautiful, um, travel agent Dale Arden. With an epic soundtrack composed and performed by Queen, acting greats like Max von Sydow as Ming and Chaim Topol as Zarkov, and a screenplay foundation by Lorenzo Semple Jr. (who wrote the screenplay for the campy 1966 Batman film, as well as the equally over-the-top... More >>>