The BEST Episodes of Flash Gordon (2007)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 8, 2020

Network: Syfy

Placing a 21st century spin on a science fiction classic, SCI FI's contemporized version of Flash Gordon follows the all-new adventures of Flash and his companions, Dale Arden, Baylin and Dr. Hans Zarkov. Ordinary people thrust into extraordinary circumstances, they find themselves as Earth's last line of defense against the forces of the merciless dictator Ming.

Revolution (2)

#1 - Revolution (2)

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Feb 8, 2008

The attack against Ming has begun, though Azura offers Ming assistance in repelling Terek's forces. Dr. Gordon is freed from a mind prison, leading to a brief reunion between father and son.

star 8.99
69 votes
Directors: Paul Shapiro
Writers: Peter Hume
Revolution (1)

#2 - Revolution (1)

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Feb 1, 2008

Ming orders Rankol's execution after he learns that Rankol is a Celetroph. Terek builds a force to rebel against Ming, while Flash is shocked by a discovery he makes in the mainframe room of the Citadel. Dale and Norah, who are being chased by "men in black," escape to Mongo.

star 8.15
97 votes
Directors: Paul Shapiro
Writers: James Thorpe
Sorrow

#3 - Sorrow

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 9, 2007

Flash and Dale accompany Baylin back to Mongo for Honor Day, a day of remembrance for the lives lost during an environmental catastrophe known as "The Sorrow."

star 8.14
96 votes
Writers: Melody Fox
Cold Day In Hell

#4 - Cold Day In Hell

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jan 25, 2008

Flash heads to Frigia, a cold area of Mongo, to free the region's queen.

star 8.14
96 votes
Writers: Gillian Horvath
Ebb and Flow

#5 - Ebb and Flow

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Jan 11, 2008

Flash and the gang visit Mongo after Rankol steals a body of water from Earth.

star 8.14
97 votes
Directors: Pat Williams
Writers: Sheryl J. Anderson
Thicker Than Water

#6 - Thicker Than Water

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Jan 4, 2008

Flash and Aura are kidnapped by a Deviate after he returns to Mongo with Baylin and Zarkov in search of the rift blaster that Joe lost before Rankol does.

star 8.13
99 votes
Directors: Matt Hastings
Writers: James Thorpe
Possession

#7 - Possession

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Nov 30, 2007

Joe steals a rift blaster which he uses to visit Mongo. Joe intends to secure photographic evidence of the planet's existence.

star 8.13
94 votes
Writers: Andrea Stevens
Stand and Deliver

#8 - Stand and Deliver

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Nov 16, 2007

Flash must help Baylin rescue the Verden who have been sold into slavery.

star 8.13
98 votes
Directors: Mick McKay
Writers: Gillian Horvath
Blame

#9 - Blame

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Jan 18, 2008

Flash and Aura search for an antidote for a canton whose water supply is contaminated.

star 8.12
99 votes
Directors: Rachel Talalay
Writers: Melody Fox
Random Access

#10 - Random Access

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Oct 26, 2007

Joe learns Flash and Dale's secret after he and Flash fall through a rift while fighting. Elsewhere, Baylin and Dale help bring a child into the world.

star 8.10
99 votes
Writers: David Tynan
Secrets and Lies

#11 - Secrets and Lies

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 2, 2007

Flash and Zarkov become deeply involved in a complicated clash between two clans of Mongo. Meanwhile, Joe begins to talk about his "adventures," jeopardising his career.

star 8.08
98 votes
Directors: Mick MacKay
Writers: Peter Hume
Revelations

#12 - Revelations

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 5, 2007

Zarkov becomes stranded on Mongo and is arrested in Nascent City. While imprisoned he meets Kreb, somebody who has information about Flash's father.

star 7.84
98 votes
Directors: Mick MacKay
Writers: James Thorpe
Conspiracy Theory

#13 - Conspiracy Theory

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 19, 2007

Zarkov is abducted by Rankol's bodyguard, Genessa, in a bid to enlist the scientist's help in controlling the rifts.

star 7.82
97 votes
Directors: Rick Stevenson
Writers: Sheryl J. Anderson
Alliances

#14 - Alliances

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 28, 2007

Flash, Baylin and Zarkov visit the Verden on Mongo, where Flash learns more about his father from their leader, Barin; Ming has plans for Barin and Aura.

star 7.82
101 votes
Directors: Grant Harvey
Writers: Gillian Horvath
Ascension

#15 - Ascension

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 14, 2007

Flash, Dale and Baylin travel to Mongo and learn about the Dactyl ascension ceremony. Meanwhile, Rankol is pressured into opening a rift.

star 7.82
104 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Scott Murphy
Assassin

#16 - Assassin

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 7, 2007

Flash is shocked after witnessing a familiar face, his father, exit a rift.

star 7.80
107 votes
Directors: Neill Fearnley
Writers: James Thorpe
Infestation

#17 - Infestation

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 24, 2007

Flash and Baylin travel to Mongo to acquire an antidote after Nick is bitten by an alien parasite.

star 7.80
140 votes
Directors: Paul Shapiro
Writers: Melody Fox
Til Death

#18 - Til Death

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 12, 2007

Flash falls for Ming's daughter, Aura, after she drugs him with a love potion as part of a scheme to derail her upcoming nuptials with Barin.

star 7.59
99 votes
Directors: Morgan Beggs
Writers: Lisa Klink
Life Source

#19 - Life Source

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 21, 2007

Ming sends a hunter to Earth on a mission. Meanwhile, Flash, Baylin and Zarkov find a dead soldier.

star 7.31
72 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Melody Fox
Pilot

#20 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 10, 2007

This 65 minute version of the pilot which was aired on The Sci-Fi Channel and released as a Best Buy exclusive DVD drastically differs from the 2-part, 87 minute version that was released on DVD in Canada. The episode opens with Flash Gordon running a marathon and winning. His mother and his best friend Nick congratulate him. Meanwhile, on Mongo, Ming and Rankol open a rift to Earth and send in a probe. A rift is shown opening on Earth and the probe exits from it and flies away.

star 6.81
95 votes
Directors: Rick Rosenthal
Writers: Peter Hume
Pride

#21 - Pride

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 17, 2007

Baylin is Ming's best bounty hunter, but she is stranded on Earth; Tyrus is sent by Ming to fetch her.

star 6.54
191 votes
Directors: Paul Shapiro
Writers: Derick Martini