Flash III: Deadly Nightshade (1992)


An American science fiction film directed by Bruce Bilson.

Plot Summary

Master criminal The Ghost has escaped suspended animation and returned to Central City and his old enemy The Nightshade is forced out of retirement to fight him. He teams up with The Flash but they also have another problem to deal with – someone else is posing as The Nightshade and is waging a violent war on crime.


Director: Bruce Bilson
Executive Producers: Danny Bilson, Paul De Meo
Producer: Gail Morgan Hickman
Co-Producer: Michael Lacoe
Associate Producer: Frank Jimenez
Script: Howard Chaykin, John Francis Moore
Music: Shirley Walker
Production Sound Mixer: Jim S. Larue
Costume Supervisor: Perri Kimono
Make-up Supervisor: Bill Myer
Hair: Lana Sharpe
Flash Suit Designer: Robert Short
Special Effects Coordinator: Bill Schirmer
Special Video Effects: The Post Group
Art Director: Francis J. Pezza

John Wesley Shipp (Barry Allen/The Flash)
Amanda Pays (Dr Christina McGee)
Jason Bernard (Dr Desmond Powell/Nightshade)
Anthony Starke (The Ghost)
Ian Abercrombie (Skip)
Richard Belzer (Joe Kline)
Richard Burgi (Curtis Bohannan)
Denise Crosby (Rebecca Frost)
Vito D'Ambrosio (Officer Tony Bellows)
Alex Désert (Julio Mendez)
Jonathan Fuller (Steve 4K)
Mike Genovese (Lt Warren Garfield)
Gloria LeRoy (Pearl)
Biff Manard (Officer Michael Murphy)
Charles McDaniel (Double Decker Johnny)
Will McMillan (Chesley Keefe)
Dick Miller (Fosnight)
Lois Nettleton (Belle Crocker)
Floyd Raglin (Tex)
Gloria Reuben (Sabrina)

Alternative Titles

The Flash 3: Deadly Nightshade – UK

Sequel to
The Flash (1990)
The Flash II: Revenge of the Trickster (1991)