Flash Gordon (1980) - (Sam J. Jones) Egyptian one-sheet
This is a 26.5" x 38.5" Egyptian poster designed by R. Casaro for the 1980 Sam Hodges film Flash Gordon based on an adaptation by Michael Allin, screenplay by Lorenzo Semple Jr. and starring starring Sam J. Jones as Flash Gordon. Plot summary: Dr. Hans Zarkov [Topol] skyjacks American football hero Flash Gordon aboard his rocketship along with Flash's beautiful girlfriend Dale Arden [Melody Anderson]. Then the ship comes under the influence of the merciless Emperor Ming, [Max von Sydow] who plans to kill Flash, destroy Earth and take Dale as his concubine.
Cast and crew: Mike Hodges, Lorenzo Semple Jr., Michael Allin, Sam J. Jones, Melody Anderson, Max von Sydow, Topol, Ornella Muti, Timothy Dalton, Brian Blessed, Peter Wyngarde, Mariangela Melato, John Osborne, Richard O'Brien, John Hallam, Philip Stone, Suzanne Danielle, William Hootkins