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G.I. Joe: The Movie -- The G.I. Joe force must oppose a Cobra organization that has secretly allied with a subterranean reptilian who were their founders.

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Release Date:
August 1987 (USA) See more »
Plot:
The G.I. Joe action force must oppose the ruthless Cobra organization that has secretly allied with a subterranean reptilian people who were their founders. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

 

Charles Adler ... Low Light (voice) (as Charlie Adler)

Shuko Akune ... Jinx (voice)
Jack Angel ... Wetsuit (voice)
Jackson Beck ... Narrator (voice)

Michael Bell ... Duke / Xamot / Blowtorch / Lift Ticket (voice)

Gregg Berger ... Motorviper (voice) (as Greg Berger)

Earl Boen ... Taurus (voice)
Arthur Burghardt ... Destro / Iceberg (voice)

Corey Burton ... Tomax (voice)

William Callaway ... Beach Head (voice)

François Chau ... Quick Kick (voice)

Peter Cullen ... Zandar / Nemesis Enforcer / Scientist (voice)

Brian Cummings ... Dr. Mindbender (voice)
Jennifer Darling ... Pythona (voice)
Laurie Faso ... Tunnel Rat (voice)
Hank Garrett ... Dial Tone (voice)

Richard Gautier ... Serpentor (voice) (as Dick Gautier)
Ed Gilbert ... General Hawk (voice)

Dan Gilvezan ... Slip Stream (voice)
Zack Hoffman ... Zartan (voice)

Kene Holliday ... Roadblock (voice)
John Hostetter ... Bazooka (voice)

Don Johnson ... Lt. Falcon (voice)
Buster Jones ... Doc (voice)
Chris Latta ... Cobra Commander / Gung Ho / Ripper / Televiper #1 (voice)
Morgan Lofting ... Baroness (voice)

Chuck McCann ... Leatherneck (voice)

Michael McConnohie ... Cross Country (voice)
Mary McDonald-Lewis ... Lady Jaye (voice) (as Mary Lewis)

Burgess Meredith ... Golobulus (voice)
Ron Ortiz ... Law (voice)

Rob Paulsen ... Snow Job (voice)
Patrick Pinney ... Mainframe (voice)
Poncie Ponce ... Red Dog (voice)
Lisa Raggio ... Zarana / Heather (voice)

Bill Ratner ... Flint (voice)
Robert Remus ... Sgt. Slaughter (voice) (as Sgt. Slaughter)

Neil Ross ... Buzzer / Monkeywrench / Shipwreck / Hector Ramirez (voice)

Brad Sanders ... Big Lob (voice)
Ted Schwartz ... Thrasher (voice)
Kristoffer Tabori ... Mercer (voice) (as Christopher Tabori)

B.J. Ward ... Scarlett (voice)

Vernee Watson-Johnson ... Scientist (voice)

Lee Weaver ... Alpine (voice)

Frank Welker ... Torch / Wild Bill / Order (voice)
Stan Wojno ... Life Line (voice) (as Stan Wojno Jr.)
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Directed by
Don Jurwich 
 
Writing credits
Ron Friedman (written by)

Produced by
Jay Bacal .... supervising producer
Joe Bacal .... producer
Masaharu Etô .... associate producer: Toei Animation (as Masaharu Etoh)
Tom Griffin .... producer
Lee Gunther .... executive producer
Don Jurwich .... co-producer
Margaret Loesch .... executive producer
Osamu Yoshioka .... associate producer: Toei Animation
 
Original Music by
Johnny Douglas  (as Jon Douglas)
Robert J. Walsh 
 
Film Editing by
David Hankins 
 
Casting by
Cheryl Miller 
 
Production Management
Barbara Donatelli .... production manager
Jim Graziano .... executive in charge of production
Nellina Lombardo .... production manager
Masahisa Saeki .... production manager
Carole Weitzman .... senior production manager
 
Art Department
Yoshihiro Aso .... storyboard editor
Bill Barry .... assistant storyboard artist
Warren Greenwood .... assistant storyboard artist
Larry Houston .... storyboard director
Boyd Kirkland .... storyboard director
Will Meugniot .... storyboard director
Frank Paur .... storyboard director
Shinji Shimizu .... storyboard editor
Jim Shull .... assistant storyboard artist
Dave Simons .... assistant storyboard artist
Romeo Tanghal .... assistant storyboard artist
Mike Vosburg .... assistant storyboard artist (as Michael Vosburg)
 
Sound Department
Jim Blodgett .... sound effects editor
Ellen Burr .... recording coordinator
Kenneth R. Burton .... re-recording recordist (as Ken Burton)
Gregory Cheever .... re-recording recordist (as Greg Chever)
Alison Cobb .... sound effects editor (as Allison Cobb)
Brian Courcier .... dubbing supervisor
Brian Courcier .... supervising sound effects editor
Karen Doulac .... sound effects editor (as Karen V. Doulac)
Ron Fedele .... sound effects editor
Dan Finnerty .... sound effects editor
Leonard T. Geschke .... sound effects editor (as Lenny Geschke)
Brad Gunther .... sound effects editor
Jeffrey J. Haboush .... sound re-recording mixer
Joel Iwataki .... sound processing
Joel Iwataki .... voice recording engineer
George Probert .... dialogue editor
Greg P. Russell .... sound re-recording mixer
Jackson Schwartz .... machine room operator
Warren Taylor .... sound effects editor
Michael Tomack .... sound effects editor (as Mike Tomack)
 
Special Effects by
Yukari Hashimoto .... special effects
Chiaki Hirao .... special effects
Masayuki Kawachi .... special effects
Yoshiaki Okada .... special effects
Shôji Satô .... special effects
Noboru Sekiai .... special effects
Nobuhiro Shimokawa .... special effects
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Yoshio Aiso .... animation camera operator
Masaru Banzai .... animation camera operator
Masatoshi Fukui .... animation camera operator
Tamio Hosoda .... animation camera operator
Shigeyoshi Ikeda .... chief camera operator
Masashi Imamura .... animation camera operator (as Masafumi Imamura)
Yukio Katayama .... animation camera operator
Kenji Machida .... animation camera operator
Masao Shimizu .... animation camera operator
Motoi Takahashi .... animation camera operator
Yôichi Takanashi .... animation camera operator
Toshiharu Takei .... animation camera operator
 
Animation Department
Yoshinobu Aohachi .... key animator (as Yoshinobu Aobachi)
Koichi Arai .... key animator
Yoko Arai .... painter
Shingo Araki .... key animator
Toshihiko Arisako .... supervising animation director
Beverly Berman .... painter
Carmen Brooks .... painter (as Carmen Noriega)
Kristine Brown .... painter (as Chris Brown)
Myrna Bushman .... assistant to supervising animation director
Rudy Cataldi .... animation director
Kim Chum Sik .... assistant animation director
Joann Cohn .... painter
Virginia Creamer .... xerox
Eufronio R. Cruz .... background designer
Noriyoshi Doi .... background painter
Liane Douglas .... painter
Chuck Downs .... animation director (as Charlie Downs)
Robin Draper .... painter
Kazuo Ebisawa .... background painter
Lillian Evans .... animation director
John Freeman .... animation director
Kiyomi Fujihashi .... painter
Junichi Fujise .... assistant animation director
Jun Fukuda .... assistant animation director
Tomoko Fukui .... inbetween animation checker
Sumiko Furuya .... painter
Myrna Gibbs .... ink artist
Marta Glodkowska .... model color key artist (as Marta Skwara)
Mitsuko Goto .... painter
Milton Gray .... animation director
Lisa Hazlewood .... painter (as Liza Hazlewood)
Russ Heath .... character designer
Masahiro Hosoda .... assistant animation director
Bill Hudson .... xerox
Takashi Hyôdô .... key animator
Takehiro Iima .... inbetween animation checker
Yûji Ikeda .... background designer
Debra Jorgensborg .... painter (as Debbie Jorgensborg)
Hajime Kamegaki .... key animator
Sandy Kennedy .... xerox
Kazuo Kinugasa .... color checker
Bob Kirk .... animation director
Reiko Kitayama .... background coordinator
Bill Knoll .... animation director
John Koch .... character designer
Yuji Kokai .... inbetween animator
May Kong .... painter
Yoshiko Konno .... background painter
Akira Kugimaru .... assistant animation director
Ray Lee .... supervising animation director
Pamela Long .... painter (as Pam Long)
Carol Lundberg .... character designer
Kiyoshi Maeda .... inbetween animator
Yoshihiro Maeda .... color checker
Shigeo Matoba .... key animator
Kazumitsu Matsusaka .... ink and paint department coordinator
Bob Matz .... animation director (as Robert Matz)
Celeste McDonald-Perry .... painter
Yoshito Miki .... key animator (as Yoshihito Miki)
Naoki Miyahara .... inbetween animator
Gary Montalbano .... background designer
Masae Motohashi .... painter
Yoshiko Muramatsu .... painter
Kuniko Murata .... painter
Shigenobu Nagasaki .... key animator
Margaret Nichols .... animation director (as Margaret F. Nichols)
Tsuneo Ninomiya .... key animator
Jeanette Nouribekian .... painter
Yoko Obori .... ink artist (as Yoko Ohori)
Masahiko Ohkura .... final animation checker (as Masahiko Okura)
Ikuko Okada .... color checker
Kimiyo Okunishi .... ink artist
Hiroyuki Onodera .... inbetween animator
Lew Ott .... background designer
Toshiyuki Ozawa .... inbetween animator
Karen Peterson .... animation director
Stan Phillips .... animation director
Andrew Phillipson .... background art director
Hannah Powell .... painter
Brian Ray .... animation supervisor
Tom Ray .... animation director
Jeff Richards .... background art director
Harriette Rossall .... painter (as Harriet Rossall)
Akihiro Saito .... inbetween animator
Michiyo Sakurai .... key animator
Toshikatsu Sanuki .... background painter
Nobuyoshi Sasakado .... key animator
Akira Satô .... inbetween animator
Michiyo Satô .... painter
Robert Schaefer .... background art director
Yoshiko Sekiguchi .... painter
Tsutomu Sekine .... inbetween animation checker
Heidi Shellhorn .... painter
Robert Shellhorn .... animation director
Hirohide Shikishima .... key animator
Kaoru Shinbo .... key animator
Akira Shinoda .... key animator
Hiromitsu Shiozaki .... background painter
Mary Ann Steward .... ink and paint supervisor
Eiko Sudô .... background painter (as Eiko Suda)
Shoichiro Sugiura .... background painter
Shigenori Takada .... background painter
Akira Takahashi .... xerox
Yoshinori Tanabe .... key animator
Britt Teegarden .... painter (as Britt Greko)
Bob Treat .... animation director (as Robert Treat)
Kôichi Tsunoda .... key animator
Miwako Ueda .... background painter
Tomoko Ueki .... ink and paint department coordinator
Kazuhiko Uramoto .... assistant animation director
Britt Van der Nagel .... ink artist
Dennis Venizelos .... background supervisor
Atsushi Wakabayashi .... inbetween animation checker
Fred Warter .... background art director
Jane Woodward .... painter
Junko Yamada .... painter
Masako Yamauchi .... painter (as Masako Yamanouchi)
Yoshitaka Yashima .... chief animator
Jôji Ôshima .... key animator
 
Casting Department
Barbara Harris .... adr voice casting
 
Editorial Department
Ivan Bilancio .... assistant editor
Steven C. Brown .... supervising film editor
Heather C. Elliott .... assistant editor (as Heather Elliot)
Tamra Fitzgerald .... assistant editor
Rick Gehr .... assistant supervisor: post-production
Pamela G. Kimber .... assistant editor (as Pam Kimber)
Bob Lass .... negative cutter
Dave Weathers .... assistant editor
Larry Whelan .... assistant supervisor: post-production
 
Music Department
Peter Collier .... music editor
Ford Kinder .... composer: title song
Robert Mayer .... music editor
Spencer Michlin .... composer: title song
Mark Shiney .... supervising music editor
 
Other crew
Maddy Aaronson .... talent coordinator
Kayo Abe .... translator
Lizabeth Aguiar .... production staff (as Lizabeth Elliot)
Greg Berndtson .... technical advisor
David Biebelberg .... technical advisor
Kirk Bozigian .... technical advisor
Ken Brook .... technical advisor
Chris Brown .... technical advisor
John Buntel .... technical advisor
Wally Burr .... voice director
Al Carosi .... technical advisor
Guy Cassaday .... technical advisor
Fred Cohen .... technical advisor
John Cook .... technical advisor
Stuart Cook .... technical advisor
Frank Coroneos .... technical advisor
Steve D'Aguanno .... technical advisor
Bob Darcy .... technical advisor
Buzz Dixon .... story consultant
Irving Dudley .... technical advisor
George Dunsay .... technical advisor
Eric Early .... technical advisor
Fred Eddins .... technical advisor
Jim Engle .... technical advisor
Joe Falvo .... technical advisor (as Joseph Falvo)
John Feroce .... technical advisor
Brian Fontaine .... technical advisor
Bill Ford .... technical advisor
Jane Gapinski .... technical advisor
Steven Gibree .... technical advisor
John Gildea .... technical advisor
Sid Good .... technical advisor
Dave Guay .... technical advisor
Yoshiko Hara .... script consultant
Douglas Hart .... technical advisor (as Doug Hart)
Nancy Hazard .... technical advisor
Deborah Heineman .... technical advisor (as Debbie Heineman)
Michael Heitner .... technical advisor
Art Heller .... technical advisor
Steven Heth .... technical advisor
Tim Holmes .... technical advisor
Osamu Honma .... production coordinator
Bob Horne .... technical advisor
Peter Hundertmark .... technical advisor
Norman Jacques .... technical advisor (as Norm Jacques)
Jeff Jones .... technical advisor
Heide Kahme .... technical advisor
Norio Katsuoka .... production coordinator (as Norio Kotsuka)
Pat Kiley .... technical advisor
Dan Klas .... technical advisor
David Kunitz .... technical advisor
Paul Kurnit .... technical advisor
Moe Lallier .... technical advisor
Rene Lavoie .... technical advisor
Dave LeBlanc .... technical advisor (as David LeBlanc)
Matt Lizak .... technical advisor
Wayne Luther .... technical advisor
Richard Marcej .... technical advisor
Kevin Massey .... technical advisor (as Kevin Masse)
Cheryl McCarthy .... technical advisor
Hildy Mesnik .... production coordinator
Marcia Moll .... technical advisor
Jerry Morino .... technical advisor
Joe Morrone .... technical advisor
Steve Neveu .... technical advisor
Brian Ordung .... technical advisor
Susan Marie Panettieri .... technical advisor
Gene Pelc .... executive production coordinator
Celeste Penachio .... technical advisor
Mark Pennington .... technical advisor
Andy Perlmutter .... technical advisor
Laurie Pessell .... production staff
Jerry Pilkington .... technical advisor
Susanne Pollak .... technical advisor (as Suzanne Pollak)
Frank Ponton .... technical advisor
Bob Prupis .... technical advisor
Jack Ratier .... technical advisor
Steve Reiss .... technical advisor
Jeff Reynolds .... technical advisor
Mike Riley .... technical advisor
Brent Robertson .... technical advisor
Richard Rossi .... technical advisor
Julie Rud .... technical advisor (as Julie Rudd)
Ron Rudat .... technical advisor
Chuck Ruffino .... technical advisor
Robert Rundbaken .... technical advisor (as Rob Rundbaken)
Craig Salvage .... technical advisor
Steve Schwartz .... technical advisor
Rosemary Serluca .... technical advisor
Roger Slifer .... associate story consultant
Raul Soto .... technical advisor
Bill St. Pierre .... technical advisor
Howard Steinberg .... technical advisor
John Sterling .... technical advisor
George Thomas .... technical advisor
Ed Torton .... technical advisor
Hildy Travis .... technical advisor
Pat Twohey .... technical advisor
Dorothy Wells .... production staff
Bill Young .... technical advisor
Deena Burkett .... title designer (uncredited)
Bill Millar .... title designer (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
93 min
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Certification:
Canada:PG (Nova Scotia) | UK:PG | USA:Not Rated

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Lt. Falcon was originally intended to be the son of General Hawk.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Before Lift-Ticket tosses Falcon his parachute, there's a shot of Falcon already wearing one. It disappears when Falcon straps the chute that Lift-Ticket gave him.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Cobra Commander:Cobra, retreat! Retreat!
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Movie Connections:
References "Twilight Zone" (1959)See more »

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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Great movie, 30 May 2001
Author: SanderStrijbos from Reuver, Holland

I saw this film last night for the first time in ten years and I must say I still knew most of the dialogue! I saw it about a 1000 times when I was 10 years old. This film didn't loose the 'magic' when I reviewed it last night (other shows and films from my youth like Airwolf, A-Team and the Thunderbirds did loose their 'magic').

G.I. Joe The Movie is still a great, entertaining and fun cartoon. It's all about the origin of Cobra (G.I. Joe's nemisis). An ancient tribe of mutants (the ancestors of Cobra) want to take over the world and it's up the the Joe's to avoid this.

Despite its many flaws (some plotholes, continuity-goofs, etc.), it's still a great time watching it. This is certainly a film that defined my youth.

A 9 out of 10.

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