Flash Gordon

Flash Gordon movie reboot might be back on the cards

Simon Brew News Apr 15, 2014

Flash Gordon sort-of-approaching again! A new big screen outing is in the early stages of development...

Top 25 underappreciated comic book movies

James Hunt Feature Jan 30, 2014

Comic book movies are solid blockbuster fare now, but there are plenty of adaptations that didn't get the love they deserved...

Queen in the movies

Aliya Whiteley Feature Mar 29, 2013

Two classic 80s cult movies featured soundtracks from Queen. Aliya looks back at the band's contributions to Flash Gordon and Highlander...

Star Wars: the original mash-up movie?

Terence Bowman News Sep 13, 2011

With the Star Wars saga out now on Blu-ray, Terence looks back at the original 1977 film, and examines the disparate elements George Lucas brought together…

Why do we feel guilty about ‘guilty pleasures’?

Simon Brew News Dec 15, 2010

Burlesque, according to early word, is a ‘guilty pleasure’. As is Flash Gordon. As is Rocky IV. As is, it seems, most of Simon’s DVD collection. So why should he feel ‘guilty’ about it, exactly?

Film characters versus the recession

News Aug 25, 2010

Would millionaire Bruce Wayne feel the impact of an economic downturn? How would a recession affect the Ghostbusters team? Simon has the answers...

Looking back at Mike Hodges’ Flash Gordon

Mark Pickavance News Aug 23, 2010

To celebrate the release of the 1980 Flash Gordon movie on Blu-ray, Mark Pickavance takes a timely look back at that film and the classic 30s serial…

Breck Eisner interview: The Crazies, Flash Gordon and Escape From New York

Ryan Lambie Interview Jul 14, 2010

Director Breck Eisner discusses The Crazies, and his forthcoming Flash Gordon and Escape From New York...

What styles defined specific eras of science fiction?

Flash Gordon
News Jun 28, 2010

Science fiction writers of every generation had their own visions of the future, but what if their predictions became a reality? Rob dons his silver suit and delves into the archives to find out...

Breck Eisner interview: The Crazies, George A Romero, Flash Gordon and more…

Simon Brew Interview Feb 25, 2010

The director behind the remake of The Crazies, Mr Breck Eisner, talks to us about the film, about George A Romero, and his upcoming Flash Gordon 3D...