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G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

The chase in Paris is the most entertaining action sequence I've seen all summer. In fact…

The chase in Paris in G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

Moreover, the fight between young Snake Eyes and young Storm Shadow is pretty good, particularly for a fight between pre-teens.

What other Hasbro properties are hidden in Egypt? Cabbage Patch Kids? My Little Pony?

Cobra Commander's mask was redesigned as the filmmakers found the 1985 version too similar to Ku Klux Klan masks. [source]


The re-designed mask doesn't look like anything.

The redheaded Rachel Nichols who plays Scarlett is not the redheaded Rachel Nichols who camped out on Brett Favre's lawn for ESPN.

Step Up, Stop-Loss, Fighting — Channing Tatum's previous film titles all led up to this.

Marlon Wayans was cast as Ripcord after his performance in Requiem for a Dream. [source]

[pause]

The tracking beacon in the weapons case deserved top billing.

1 Comment

  1. Aaron 10 Aug 09 at 00:10

    The mask is sort of skull-reminiscent, kind of like a gas mask… totally badass/extreme. Sells toys.

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