G.I. Joe: Retaliation has been announced for a Blu-ray and Blu-ray 3D release by Paramount Home Entertainment, scheduled for a July 30th, 2013.
This science fiction action film is loosely based on Hasbro’s G.I. Joe toy, comic and media franchises.
It is also a sequel to the 2009 movie G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra.
The screenplay was from Zombieland writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick.
The cast includes Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis, D.J. Cotrona, Byung-hun Lee, Adrianne Palicki, Ray Park, Jonathan Pryce and Ray Stevenson.
G.I. Joe: Retaliation was directed by Jon M. Chu, who is maybe most famous for directing the Microsoft Surface commercial.
The movie was met with largely negative reviews, with a Rotten Tomatoes score of 28%, though it did better with the public, earning an IMDb score of 6.2/10.
G.I. Joe: Retaliation was fairly successful in the cinema, reaching $122M at the US box office.
The retail price is $54.99, though it over half off at Amazon for only $24.99, saving 55%!
Alternatively you can add it to your Blu-rayStats Wishlist.
If you don’t need the 3D, the retail is $39.99, or at Amazon for $19.99.
“The greatest American Heroes are back” (Julian Roman, Movieweb.com) and they’ve been set up to take the fall for a terrible crime they didn’t commit. Now, Roadblock (Dwayne Johnson), Duke (Channing Tatum) and the other G.I. Joes must once again face their mortal enemy, COBRA, as well as dangerous new threats operating within the government. When all else fails, one option remains: Retaliation. Roadblock steps up to lead a new team (including Bruce Willis) on this explosive adventure critics are calling “unlike any action movie you’ve ever seen. A thrilling ride that leaves you wanting more” (Raquel Baldwin, Talking Pictures).