Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars
|Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars|
|Directed by||Ford Beebe
Robert F. Hill
|Written by||Ray Trampe
Norman S. Hall
Charles B. Middleton
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
|Release date(s)||March 21, 1938|
|Running time||15 chapters (299 min)|
|Preceded by||Flash Gordon|
|Followed by||Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe|
Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars is a 1938 15-chapter science fiction Flash Gordon movie serial. It is based on a comic strip by Alex Raymond. It is the second of the three Flash Gordon movie serials made between 1936 and 1940. It is the second of the three Flash Gordon serials from Universal.
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Flash, Dale, and Zarkov discover that Ming the Merciless and Azura, Queen of Mars, have joined forces to conquer Earth with a dangerous raybeam. Martians that oppose the two evil ones are turned into clay humanoids. The heroes join the humanoids to defeat the evil Ming and Azura.