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Dynamite Entertainment

In addition to the Green Hornet, and the Phantom, Dynamite Entertainment has announced it has licensed Flash Gordon and Mandrake the Magician from King Features Syndicate. “Flash Gordon and Mandrake the Magician are two great additions to the iconic characters we currently publish: Green Hornet, The Phantom, Buck Rogers, Zorro, Project Superpowers, The Black Terror, Death Defying ‘Devil, Masquarade, The Lone Ranger and all of the titles we are proud to publish,” says Dynamite President and Publisher Nick Barrucci.  “We promise to devote the same passion to these King Features properties as we have done so consistently throughout our publishing

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MoviesSony

Sony has announced that it has signed writers Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless to pen the next big screen adaptation of Flash Gordon.  The update to the series has been passed around from Universal back to Hearst owned King Features Syndication, and now finally to Sony, who picked up the rights a few months ago. Joining the writers are producer Neal Moritz and director Breck Eisner. There are a lot of people who still have an affection for the 1980’s Flash Gordon flick, those that get a kick out of Buster Crabbe’s 1930’s serial, and not a single person I

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