Flash Gordon R1 SE in August - Menus added
Universal Studios Home Video have announced the Region 1 DVD release of Flash Gordon - Saviour of the Universe Edition on 7th August 2007 priced at $26.98 SRP. Directed by Mike Hodges (Croupier, Get Carter) and produced by Dino De Laurentiis (Barbarella, King Kong -1976), Flash Gordon: Saviour of the Universe Edition brings to the screen all the action, romance and fun of the original 1930’s comic strip that inspired it. The special edition DVD includes exclusive bonus features, packaging art by renowned comic book artist, Alex Ross, and an “alternate” collectible postcard of the packaging art.
The film is presented with a new digitally remastered transfer (2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen) and 5.1 Surround Sound audio, optional English SDH and Spanish subtitles and new special features…
- Alex Ross, Renowned Comic Artist, on Flash Gordon - World-renowned comic artist Alex Ross talks about his favourite movie of all time, Flash Gordon, and about how the film has inspired him in his life and work.
- Writing a Classic: Screenwriter Lorenzo Semple, Jr. - Screenwriter Lorenzo Semple, Jr. speaks about the deliberately campy script for Flash Gordon.
- Flash Gordon 1936 Serial Episode - Chapter One of Planet of Peril.
Artwork and menus follow...