An In-Depth Look Back at the Turkish Version of Flash Gordon


While I don’t normally publish video essays from other sites, I was sent the following piece by reader Jack Bruit, and it had me hooked from beginning to end, even before I read this part

Over the years Flash has been dull and exciting, original and derivative, a rebel leader and a law-enforcing space ranger. So if one time he fought puppets and changed the flow of gravity while wearing radio dials on his nipples… well, that’s just Tuesday on planet Mongo.

Wait…does this mean M. Bison is from Mongo? Because he said that line to an actress named…MING. It all makes sense now.*

*(no it doesn’t)