'Flash Gordon': Watch our 30-minute Q&A with Sam J Jones and Brian Blessed

Tom Butler
·Senior Editor
·1-min read

Flash Gordon is back in cinemas to celebrate its 40th anniversary and it’s looking better than ever before.

Director Mike Hodges has overseen a complete restoration of the film, scanned from the original 35mm negative, and it has been lovingly remastered for theatrical, home entertainment and 4K HDR release.

To celebrate the re-release of this 1980 classic, we reunited stars Sam J. Jones (Flash) and Brian Blessed (Prince Vultan) for an epic30-minute Q&A, hosted by Edith Bowman.

New artwork for the 4K remaster of Flash Gordon. (Studiocanal)
New artwork for the 4K remaster of Flash Gordon. (Studiocanal)

Watch the full thing above.

And to you remind yourself why you love Flash Gordon so much, we’ve got a brand new clip from the remastered film for you to enjoy below.

Flash Gordon is in select cinemas now and will it be released on 4K UHD Collector’s edition, Blu-ray, Steelbook, DVD and digital on 10 August.