PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
An elite military unit comprised of special operatives known as G.I. Joe, operating out of The Pit, takes on an evil organization led by a notorious arms dealer.
In real life, "G.I. Joe" was a generic term for general infantrymen in the United States Army during World War II. In an early script for this film, G.I.J.O.E. was going to be used as an acronym for "Global Integrated Joint Operating Entity." It was later decided not to go this route after a huge outcry from Joe fans and patriots prior to the movie's editing.
Bastille Prison Warden:
James McCullen, you Scottish pig, you've been found guilty of treason for the sale of military arms to the enemies of our Lord, King Louis XIII, even whilst you sold arms to our Lord himself.
James McCullen - 1641: Your king is a vile bag of filth who murders his own ...
Bastille Prison Warden: ...
When the Baroness is running to the Elevator and when she gets into it, there is no blood on her face. It later re-appears as she is moving up in the Elevator.
Part of the closing credits appear on a giant metal G.I. Joe logo. Visible on this logo are other military logos, including old G.I. Joe stickers, the US flying stars, and the G.I. Joe: Sigma 6 (2005) Sigma 6 designation.
English, French, Scottish Gaelic
$54,713,046 9 August 2009
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