Life After Flash


Life After Flash

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LIFE AFTER FLASH explores the life of Sam J. Jones since his iconic performance as 'Flash Gordon' in the 1980 classic of the same name, and the aftermath of the young stars' clash with one of Hollywood's biggest legends, producer Dino De Laurentiis. The film is an inspiring and moving feature documentary that celebrates what makes that Mike Hodges enduring classic so iconic with audiences to this day, and looks at the real man behind the heroic mask: his successes, his battles, and his ultimate struggle for redemption.

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Critic Reviews for Life After Flash

All Critics (8) | Fresh (7) | Rotten (1)

  • An excitable, aggressive hug of a movie. Overflowing with appreciation, or downright passion, for the exuberant adaptation of the comic book serial."

    Mar 10, 2019 | Full Review…
  • I'm a Flash Gordon appreciator, but I didn't know a LOT about the film (other than how gloriously fun it is to watch), so I found every bit of this super entertaining.

    Mar 3, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Life After Flash is as entertaining as the film that birthed it.

    Feb 24, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Life After Flash isn't enough about Jones to pass muster as a portrait of him, and not enough about the production to be an engaging making-of film.

    Feb 21, 2019 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • "Life After Flash" is the tribute and informational excavation that's long overdue, finally sharing stories that contribute to an even deeper appreciation for the work.

    Feb 20, 2019 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
  • Mike Hodges' Flash Gordon is a wonderfully executed piece of science fiction cinema which has become a cult classic since its release in 1981.

    Oct 11, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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