Big In Japan…

Flash_Jap1 Flash_Jap5Flash_Jap2Flash_Jap6Flash_Jap3Flash_Jap4Hurling their bodies out of the void and Earthbound once more, Flash Gordon & Dale Arden (aka Sam J. Jones and Melody Anderson) head on a promotional tour of the Far East.

Clearly enjoying themselves in Japan courtesy of Screen magazine (source of the majority of clippings reproduced above) in January of 1981, Sam & Melody attended a screening of the film and were interviewed at length about their exciting all-new sci-fi blockbuster. ¬†Should anybody feel compelled to translate the text above in the comments below Gordon’s Alive would be eternally grateful…

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