Prince Vultan

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Prince Vultan is a fictional character in the Flash Gordon comic strip and its adaptations.wikipedia
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Flash Gordon

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Prince Vultan is a fictional character in the Flash Gordon comic strip and its adaptations.
For many years, the three companions have adventures on Mongo, traveling to the forest kingdom of Arboria, ruled by Prince Barin; the ice kingdom of Frigia, ruled by Queen Fria; the jungle kingdom of Tropica, ruled by Queen Desira; the undersea kingdom of the Shark Men, ruled by King Kala; and the flying city of the Hawkmen, ruled by Prince Vultan.

Ming the Merciless

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Prince Vultan is introduced as a reluctant ally of main villain Ming the Merciless; he resents Ming's domination but does not oppose it out of fear of reprisal.
Flash and his companions escape from Ming's clutches and find allies among the peoples of Mongo, including Barin, Prince Vultan, Prince Thun and Queen Fria.

Floating cities and islands in fiction

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Vultan is the ruler of the Winged Bird-Men, a race of flying extraterrestrials who dwell in Sky City, a metropolis that floats in the sky.

Brian Blessed

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He was portrayed by Brian Blessed in the cult 1980 film Flash Gordon.
In particular, Prince Vultan in the film Flash Gordon (1980), for which he is remembered for the exclamations "Gordon's alive!"

Flash Gordon (film)

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He was portrayed by Brian Blessed in the cult 1980 film Flash Gordon.

Prince Barin

Unlike Prince Barin's kingdom of Arboria, Vultan's Hawkmen do not make use of airships in battle.
The prince eventually joins forces with Flash Gordon, Dale Arden, Dr. Hans Zarkov and Prince Vultan of the Hawkmen in order to overthrow Ming, and at the end he becomes Mongo's apparent ruler, and makes Vultan the leader of his armies.

Flash Gordon (2007 TV series)

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In the 2007 television series, Vultan appears as the leaders of a group of nomadic mercenaries called Dactyls (a variation of the Hawkmen).

Road to Germany

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In a 2008 episode of the animated sitcom Family Guy called "Road to Germany", Brian, Stewie and Mort enlist the help of Vultan's Hawkman Army in a dogfight over Europe against the Luftwaffe.

Extraterrestrial life

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Vultan is the ruler of the Winged Bird-Men, a race of flying extraterrestrials who dwell in Sky City, a metropolis that floats in the sky.

Dale Arden

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He fits the archetype of the Viking: strong, hearty, and with a great appetite for life, food, drink, and women (particularly Flash's girlfriend, Dale Arden).

Hans Zarkov

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However, after Flash and Dr. Zarkov save his city, he reforms into one of Flash Gordon's greatest allies.

Angel

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Some Christian leaders regarded the characters as blasphemous because they resembled angels.

Jack Lipson

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In the 1936 film serial, he was portrayed by Jack Lipson (1901-1947).

Allan Melvin

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Allan Melvin provided Vultan's voice in the 1979 Filmation animated series.

Filmation

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Allan Melvin provided Vultan's voice in the 1979 Filmation animated series.

1980 in film

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He was portrayed by Brian Blessed in the cult 1980 film Flash Gordon.

Flash Gordon (soundtrack)

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For the film's soundtrack by the rock group Queen, Freddie Mercury composed a song called "Vultan's Theme".

Queen (band)

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For the film's soundtrack by the rock group Queen, Freddie Mercury composed a song called "Vultan's Theme".

Freddie Mercury

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For the film's soundtrack by the rock group Queen, Freddie Mercury composed a song called "Vultan's Theme".

Flash Gordon (1996 TV series)

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In the 1996 Flash Gordon animated series, Vultan is a somewhat conservative leader, and reluctant to act against Ming for fear of reprisals against his people.

Princess Aura

In the episode, Ascension, Vultan travels to Earth, using Princess Aura's rift key.

Family Guy

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In a 2008 episode of the animated sitcom Family Guy called "Road to Germany", Brian, Stewie and Mort enlist the help of Vultan's Hawkman Army in a dogfight over Europe against the Luftwaffe.

Brian Griffin

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In a 2008 episode of the animated sitcom Family Guy called "Road to Germany", Brian, Stewie and Mort enlist the help of Vultan's Hawkman Army in a dogfight over Europe against the Luftwaffe.

Stewie Griffin

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In a 2008 episode of the animated sitcom Family Guy called "Road to Germany", Brian, Stewie and Mort enlist the help of Vultan's Hawkman Army in a dogfight over Europe against the Luftwaffe.