Posts tagged "G.I. Joe: Retaliation"

‘G.I. Joe’ Sequel Tops Weekend Box Office With $41M

Bruce Willis and company took top honors at the box office this weekend. His latest action film, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, grossed $41.2 million over the Easter holiday, bringing its four-day total to $51.7 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The movie, which opened on Thursday, beat out last week’s box officer winner The Croods and…

By: Peggy Truong / March 31, 2013

Will ‘G.I. Joe’ Sequel Win The Weekend Box Office?

The summer blockbuster season is still months away, but it looks like G.I. Joe: Retaliation gave moviegoers an early start this weekend. The sequel to 2009’s G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra grossed $15.5 million domestically, bringing its two-day total to $26 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film, starring Dwayne Johnson, Bruce Willis

By: Peggy Truong / March 30, 2013

Dwayne Johnson, From Tutus To Takedowns

In 2013, it seems like everything’s turning up Dwayne Johnson. In the next 12 months, Johnson has three dramatically different projects coming to theaters: the thrill ride Fast & Furious 6, black comedy Pain & Gain, and this Friday, the crime thriller Snitch. The variety of genres these projects span epitomizes his evolution from “former…

By: Todd Gilchrist / February 21, 2013

Channing Tatum Leads the Charge in a New ‘G.I. Joe: Retaliation’ Trailer (VIDEO)

A new trailer for Paramount's much-delayed G.I. Joe Retaliation has 100% more Channing Tatum! (You're welcome, ladies.) The G.I. Joe sequel was set to open this past summer, but the studio bumped it to 2013 for reshoots and to covert it to 3D. It also seems they have put the Magic Mike star more front and center,…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 12, 2012

‘Never Say Never,’ ‘G.I. Joe 2′ Director Jon M. Chu Discusses His ‘Masters of the Universe’ Movie (EXCLUSIVE)

Jon M. Chu is probably best known as the man who turned the Step Up series into the movies’ premier dance-oriented franchise, but his two upcoming projects may make him Hollywood’s go-to guy for action-figure adaptations. Although he’s currently overseeing the process of dimensionalizing G.I. Joe: Retaliation as its March 29, 2013 release date nears,…

By: Todd Gilchrist / October 17, 2012

‘Masquerade’ Star Byung-Hun Lee Discusses Going From ‘G.I. Joe 2′ to a Korean Costume Drama

Byung-hun Lee might be best known in the United States as Storm Shadow in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, but in his home country of Korea, he’s like Brad Pitt. A good-looking, charismatic leading man, Lee has appeared in some of the most unique and interesting films the country has offered in recent years,…

By: Todd Gilchrist / September 20, 2012