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G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013)

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The G.I. Joes are not only fighting their mortal enemy Cobra; they are forced to contend with threats from within the government that jeopardize their very existence.

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The G.I. Joe team is framed for crimes against the country by Zartan, disguised as the President, and Cobra Commander has all the world leaders under his influence, with their advanced warheads headed towards innocent populaces around the world. Outnumbered and outgunned, the surviving team members form a plan with their original leader, General Joseph Colton, to rescue the President and face off Cobra Commander, his accomplices and the world leaders. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of combat violence and martial arts action throughout, and for brief sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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28 March 2013 (USA)  »

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G.I. Joe 2  »

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$130,000,000 (estimated)

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$40,501,814 (USA) (29 March 2013)

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$122,512,052 (USA) (12 July 2013)
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Trivia

Stephen Sommers was originally going to return as director. See more »

Goofs

When Snake Eyes is taken into the prison, he's told that they descend so far that they are no longer in Germany, but are in international territory. Most conventions hold that a country's claim extends down to the center of the Earth, and up into space. (US Property Law holds the same convention with regard to a persons real property) See more »

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[first lines]
Lady Jaye: Hustle up guys. You've got to get that defector and get the hell out of there. No delays.
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Part of the closing credits are a montage of scenes from the film. See more »

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Featured in Maltin on Movies: Trance (2013) See more »

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Don't Let Me Die
Written by Samuel Barnes, Jay Z, R. Kelly, Alexander Mosley, and Jean Claude Olivier
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not great, but fun and good at what it wants to be
23 July 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a rock-'em, sock-'em romp. Don't go looking for much beyond that, and you'll have a good time. The plot is enough to keep things moving along, and the interaction between the characters, while somewhat stilted and greatly contrived, is a good match for how it was back in the days of the TV cartoon. Fans of that should feel at home here; I was one, back in the day, so I'm not just guessing.

The first GI Joe movie had a few more light-hearted goofball moments; this one is a little gloomier and grittier, but still mostly within the parameters of GI Joe. What is different here is there's a substantial body count. The deaths are fairly clinical; it's not a gory movie, but still, very young kids might be affected by them. I don't recall much of a body count in the first one, but it's been a while so forgive me if my recall is failing me there.

I give this a 7 for those who are looking for an action movie. If you don't like them, you won't like this, so just skip it. If you're up for explosions, fights, and lots of tough stares and macho one-liners, with a little humor too, this is your movie. Also worth seeing for the epic cliff rope battle! LOL.


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