Flash Gordon Complete Movie Serial Cliffhanger Collection (1936-1940) Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure (6 x DVD)
Complete Universal Movie Serial Cliffhanger Collections.
Space Soldiers (1936) 13 Chapters (2 x DVD). Director: Frederick Stephani, Ray Taylor (uncredited). Starring: Buster Crabbe, Jean Rogers, Charles Middleton.
Disaster seems imminent when scientists discover that the planet Mongo is about to crash into Earth. Luckily, heroic young Flash Gordon (Buster Crabbe) is on hand to lead an investigative mission into outer space and onto the speedily approaching planet. There he and his best girl, Dale (Jean Rogers), who is along for the ride, learn that Ming (Charles Middleton), the devious ruler of Mongo, has purposely put the planet on a collision course with Earth, and only Flash can stop him.
Trip to Mars (1938) 15 Chapters (2 x DVD). Director: Ford Beebe, Robert F. Hill (as Robert Hill). Starring: Buster Crabbe, Jean Rogers, Charles Middleton.
As a mysterious space ray depletes the earth's atmosphere, swashbuckling scientist Flash Gordon (Larry "Buster" Crabbe) ; his partner, Doctor Zarkov (Frank Shannon) ; spunky assistant Dale Arden (Jean Rogers) ; and sardonic newspaper reporter Happy Hapgood (Donald Kerr) fly to Mars to investigate. On the red planet, the team discover that Ming the Merciless (Charles Middleton) and the evil Queen Azura (Beatrice Roberts) have cursed Mars' rightful ruler (C. Montague Shaw) and his subjects.
Conquers the Universe (1940) 12 Chapters (2 x DVD). Director: Ford Beebe, Ray Taylor. Starring: Buster Crabbe, Carol Hughes, Charles Middleton.
When a ravaging plague strikes the Earth, it threatens no less than global extinction. This alien disease, called the "Purple Death" by Earth's scientists, is believed to be the evil spawn of Ming, the Emperor of Planet Mongo, and the most merciless interplanetary villain that ever struck fear into the heart of man. The world's only hope seems to rest with Flash Gordon, the planet-hopping hero, who blasts off in his rocket ship to search and destroy the source of the death dust rays.
Contained in: Standard Sized DVD Case.
Format: Either PAL or NTSC (depending on world location), Region 0 (Multi-Region/Worldwide).