(1954 - 1955)
Adventure / Kid's Shows / Science Fiction
Directed by Gunther V. Fritsch
Steve Holland as Flash Gordon
Irene Champlin as Dale Arden
Joseph Nash as Hans Zarkov
Henry Beckman as Commander Richards
Space hero Flash Gordon and his crew of the Galaxy Bureau of Investigation patrol space, battling space monsters, power-mad alien dictators and other threats to the stability of the universe.
Planet of Death (10/01/1954)
Flash and Dale accompany Dr. Zarkov to investigate when Professor Jevis, the lone survivor of an expedition to the deserted planet Tarsit, claims that the Curse of Belphegor killed everyone else in his group.
Akim the Terrible (11/05/1954)
King Akim rules over a planet where cruelty, hate, and lawlessness are virtues and murder is commonplace. A G.B.I. agent is sent to investigate, but Akim the Terrible brainwashes him and orders the agent to assassinate Flash Gordon.
The Claim Jumpers (11/12/1954)
Flash and Dale, tracking down space pirates, come to the aid of an old asteroid prospector and his beautiful daughter, whose lives are in danger when robbers come to steal his huge mound of precious ore.
The Breath of Death (11/24/1954)
An old enemy escapes from the prison planet Gemini by stowing away on Flash's spaceship, forcing Flash to crash land on a planetoid whose atmosphere is poisonous.
Return of the Androids (12/10/1954)
Agents of an evil queen learn the secret to reviving androids that have been hidden in an ancient vault for over 300 years, and program them to get rid of Flash and take over the Earth.
The Lure of Light (02/11/1955)
The evil Queen Credentia of the planet Diana, recently paroled by the Galaxy Council, overhears a plan to make the Skyflash capable of traveling at the speed of light. She kidnaps Dale in order to find out the details, so that she can go back in time and change the outcome of the war she lost.
The Race Against Time (02/25/1955)
There is to be a crucial vote on Mars to decide if the Galaxy Bureau of Investigation will continue. Flash, Dale and Zarkov have a stake in this because they work for the G.B.I. But three criminals, who don't want Commander Richards to get there in time to cast Earth's deciding vote, use a ray machine to force the Skyflash to make an emergency landing on planetoid Epsilon 30.
The Witch of Neptune (03/04/1955)
Zydereen, the exiled former ruler of Neptune, commences her plan for revenge by hypnotizing Commander Richards and Dr. Zarkov into destroying the methane-to-oxygen converters that make Neptune's atmosphere breathable.
The Brain Machine (03/11/1955)
After Flash and Dale foil her plan to destroy Neptune by repairing the auxiliary air converter, Zydereen uses stolen technology to transport Dr. Zarkov and Commander Richards to her castle on the planet Saturn, where she hooks them up to a machine that will drain all the important scientific and strategic military information from their minds, all part of her plan to conquer the entire Galaxy.
Struggle to the End (03/18/1955)
Zydereen plans to hijack the galaxy's principal store of the energy source corillium. Flash and Dale must find her and destroy the electro-brain recorder that holds the combined knowledge of Dr. Zarkov and Commander Richards.
Saboteurs from Space (04/01/1955)
An electronic distorter ray paralyzes all of Earth's machinery and pulls the Skyflash towards an unknown planet.
The Forbidden Experiment (04/08/1955)
Dr. Zarkov receives a call from Dr. Fabian Prentiss, an old friend who has been missing for years. Prentiss is on the planet Zeta N1 and asks Zarkov to bring him some serum. When Zarkov gets there he finds his friend is dead and that Prentiss's fiendish experiments have created a Lion Man who can command all the animals in the jungle.
Deadline at Noon (06/24/1955)
An enemy of Earth uses the principles of Dr. Zarkov's time machine to travel back 1250 years and plant a powerful bomb in 1953 Berlin. Flash, Dale, and Dr. Zarkov have less than one hour to find the bomb and defuse it.
The Sub-world Revenge (07/15/1955)
Flash learns that the survivors of the underworld kingdom that he thought he had destroyed are seeking revenge on the "surface people."