Welcome to the last of current incarnation of Saturday Morning Cartoon. In the new year it will become a once a month feature. But before that happens there still one last cartoon left for 2010.
One of the best cartoons was produced by Filmation in 1979. The show adapted Alex Raymond’s famous comic strip Flash Gordon and was one the most faithful adaptations of it. Original produced as a made for TV movie, NBC decided to turn it into a Saturday Morning Cartoon. They expanded the show and dropped several plot elements to make it work better as a episodic show. The show ran for two seasons and 32 episodes before it was canceled.
In 1982 the original movie was put back together and aired as Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All
A MESSAGE TO OUR READERS The coronavirus pandemic is a moment of reckoning for our community. We’re all hurting. It’s no different at Prairie Dog, where COVID-19 has wiped out advertisements for events, businesses and restaurants as Regina and Saskatchewan hunker down in quarantine. As an ad-supported newspaper already struggling in a destabilized media landscape, this is devastating. We’re hoping you, our loyal readers, can help fill in the gap so Prairie Dog can not only continue to exist but even expand our coverage — both in print and online. Please consider donating, either one-time or, even better, on a monthly basis.
We believe Prairie Dog's unique voice is needed, now more than ever. For 27 years, this newspaper has been a critical part of Regina’s social, cultural and democratic infrastructure. Don’t let us fade away. There’s only one Prairie Dog. If it’s destroyed, it’s never coming back.