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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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dwayne Johnson ... Roadblock
Jonathan Pryce ... President
Byung-Hun Lee ... Storm Shadow
Elodie Yung ... Jinx
Ray Stevenson ... Firefly
D.J. Cotrona ... Flint
Adrianne Palicki ... Jaye
Channing Tatum ... Duke
Ray Park ... Snake Eyes
Luke Bracey ... Cobra Commander
Walton Goggins ... Warden Nigel James
Arnold Vosloo ... Zartan
Joseph Mazzello ... Mouse (as Joe Mazzello)
Nick Erickson Nick Erickson ... President Picture Double
RZA ... Blind Master
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Storyline

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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 March 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

G.I. Joe 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

British Columbia, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$130,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$40,501,814, 31 March 2013, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$122,523,060

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$375,740,705
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

According to Robert Remus (Sergeant Slaughter), he was originally supposed to appear in this film, but he was unable to do so because of right's issues with Hasbro and Mattel. Joe Colton was brought into the script to replace him. See more »

Goofs

During the desert battle scene, a snatch-cable is visibly attached to one of the Joe's just before an explosion's concussion blasts him backwards. See more »

Quotes

[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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Why the bad reviews?
28 April 2013 | by niall88bhoy67See all my reviews

I'll start off by saying that I really enjoyed this movie. At times it made me laugh, at times it gave me frights, there were many times when it set my pulse racing. It's an action movie, its supposed to. Not once did it make me think of how flawed western civilization really is, or put tears in my eyes, or make me appreciate living in a 21st century, western country, with plenty to eat, drink etc. Its an action movie, it's NOT supposed to.

And thats where I find some of these reviews annoying. If you go to the cinema to see a movie called GI Joe: Retaliation, which is an action movie, you should only rate it accordingly. This movie easily fulfills all the criteria for a good action film, so if you want to go see an action movie, then yes, go see this. The acting isn't bad, the plot is fairly good and the visuals are incredible. But if you want to see a realistic film, one that will make you smile, sob, or think about life, do not go see this film. What this film is, is 2 hours entertainment. It will have you glued to the screen for that 2 hours (especially if you see it in 3D). I would recommend GI Joe: Retaliation to anyone from about the age of ten up, as long as you walk into the cinema or press play expecting to see a good action movie. If you do this, you will be thoroughly entertained for 2 hours. Enjoy!


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