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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:
... Roadblock
... President
... Storm Shadow
... Jinx
... Firefly
... Flint
... Jaye
... Duke
... Snake Eyes
... Cobra Commander
... Warden Nigel James
... Zartan
... Mouse (as Joe Mazzello)
Nick Erickson ... President Picture Double
... 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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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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Release Date:

28 March 2013 (USA)  »

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G.I. Joe 2  »

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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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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the G.I. Joe saga, Zandar was Zartan's brother. Here, he is a Secret Service Agent of Zartan/President. He is listed in the credits as Havoc (which is the name of Cross Country's vehicle.) See more »

Goofs

On the Israeli's weapon suitcase, the Launch button's label says "HESHIK". This is a correct word, when planning to launch a new perfume campaign. The correct word in Hebrew for a missile launch is "SHIGUR". 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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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Back in Business Again
Written by David M. Lizmi
Performed by The Four Horsemen
Courtesy of Dave Lizmi
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Why the bad reviews?
28 April 2013 | by See 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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