G.I. Joe: Retaliation (starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Channing Tatum and Bruce Willis finally opens this weekend after a nine-month delay to add 3-D effects. Even though the new movie picks up where 2009’s G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, new director John M. Chu has made great efforts to focus on the action and dial back the campy elements. +Continue Reading
Not everyone liked Battleship as much as we did. The $209-million epic did only $25.3 million at the box office on opening weekend, just a few hundred thousand more than low-budget powerhouse Act of Valor. That crash-and-burn disaster might have given game-maker Hasbro and Paramount Pictures cold feet about this summer’s release of G.I. Joe: Retaliation.
The studio announced yesterday that they’ve canceled (sorry, delayed) the movie’s June 29th release so they can go back add convert the film to 3D. The new opening date for the action picture is March 29, 2013. +Continue Reading