Buster Crabbe, Jean Rogers. Two years after cartoonist Alex Raymond made a superstar out of Flash Gordon in the comics, a leap to the silver screen skyrocketed the character's fame to the outer edges of the universe, where Flash, his girlfriend Dale Arden and trusted scientist Dr. Alex Zarkov fight off the merciless Emperor Ming. The complete 3-serial set includes Flash Gordon: Space Soldiers (1936/4 hrs., 5 min. 13 chapters), Flash Gordon's Trip to Mars (1938/4 hrs., 59 min. 15 chapters) and Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe" (1940/3 hrs., 40 min. 12 chapters) on 4 DVDs. B&w/NR/fullscreen.