• G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)

G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

Release Date: August 7th, 2009

DVD Release Date: November 3rd, 2009

PG-13 |1 hr 58 min

Plot Summary

Armed with the latest in military and spy technology, the team of elite soldiers known as G.I. Joe travel around the globe to wherever their services are needed. In their latest assignment Gen. Hawk (Dennis Quaid), Duke (Channing Tatum) and the rest of the G.I. Joe team take on Destro (Christopher Eccleston), a corrupt arms dealer, and fight the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization.

Cast: Channing Tatum, Dennis Quaid, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Christopher Eccleston, Sienna Miller, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Rachel Nichols, Ray Park

Director: Stephen Sommers

Genres: Adventure , Action

Production Co: Di Bonaventura Pictures

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: 2000s, Soldier, Pursuit, Quest, Rescue

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    David HiltbrandPhiladelphia Inquirer

    A brazen, earsplitting, eye-popping, oddly satisfying action extravaganza, though it veers wildly off-target in its second hour. show more

  • 63
    Ty BurrBoston Globe

    A loud but proficient slab of explode-o-rama summer blockbuster nonsense, perfectly entertaining if you like that sort of thing, extremely skippable if you don't. show more

  • 30
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    After nearly two hours of nonstop mayhem, the film ends on a surprisingly muted note, though pains have been taken to make sure that the hoped-for sequel has been carefully set up. show more

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