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Back in May, just over a month before the film was due to hit cinemas, Paramount Pictures made the unprecedented decision to push back the release of their impending action sequel G.I. Joe: Retaliation until this coming March. The official line behind the move was to allow time for director John M. Chu (Step Up 2: The Streets, Step Up 3D) to oversee a 3D post-conversion, although rumours suggested that the real reason was to increase the role of Channing Tatum's character Duke.

Coming off the back of two consecutive hits in The Vow and 21 Jump Street (you can now throw Magic Mike into there too), Tatum's star had risen considerably since Retaliation first went into production, to the point where he was now arguably the biggest draw of the franchise. Unfortunately for Paramount, »

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