G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013)

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G.I. Joe: Retaliation Release Date
March 28, 2013
G.I. Joe: Retaliation Synopsis
A follow-up to the 2009 release of G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, which grossed over $300M worldwide, Paramount Pictures, MGM and Skydance Productions, in association with HASBRO, commenced the di Bonaventura production of G.I. Joe Retaliation.

In this sequel, 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.  The film stars D.J. Cotrona, Byung-hun Lee, Adrianne Palicki, Ray Park, Jonathan Pryce, Ray Stevenson, Channing Tatum with Bruce Willis and Dwayne Johnson.  Directed by Jon M. Chu, and produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Brian Goldner, from a screenplay by Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick based on Hasbro’s G.I. Joe® characters.

UPDATED INFO: GI: Joe Retaliation on BLU-RAY™, DVD & Digital August 14
G.I. Joe: Retaliation Credits
Starring: D.J. Cotrona, Byung-hun Lee, Ray Park, Adrianne Palicki, Jonathan Pryce, RZA, Ray Stevenson, Channing Tatum with Bruce Willis and Dwayne Johnson
Directed by: Jon M. Chu
Produced by: Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Brian Goldner
Length: 99 min
MPAA Rating: [ PG-13 ]
Distributor: Paramount Pictures
Release Date:  March 28, 2013
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