G.I. Joe: Retaliation
Jon M. Chu is Going Back to the ’90s With ‘Can't Touch This’
As the ’90s increasingly stop being yesterday and start transforming into “back in the day,” nostalgia for the decade continues to grow. Thankfully, Jon M. Chu is here to remind you that yes, the time of your youth was definitely the best time of them all. His latest film sounds built from the ground up to send you into fitful-but-pleasurable flashbacks. It’s a high-school dance movie titled ‘Can’t Touch This.’
'G.I. Joe 3' Update
'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' was rumored to have a troubled post-production, which made director Jon M. Chu (who at that point was best known for directing 'Step Up' sequels and a Justin Bieber documentary) look out of his depth. The film turned out to be a huge success, so it's not surprising to hear Chu's the current frontrunner for directing duties on 'G.I. Joe 3.'
Cosplay of the Day: These G.I. Joes Are Ready to Retaliate
With 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' in theaters, this group of cosplaying friends are having the time of their lives dressing up as their favorite Joes.
Comic Strip: ‘Iron Man’ Marathons, DC Villains and Hugh Jackman Talks ‘Wolverine’
ScreenCrush’s Comic Strip is a weekly roundup of the hottest superhero movie news items. From Marvel to DC and points in between, if it pertains to costumed comic-book heroes, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis...
It's Official: 'G.I. Joe 3' is Coming
Here's a sentence we never thought we'd type: 'G.I. Joe 3' is moving forward at Paramount and Hasbro. It's not that we didn't want a 'G.I. Joe 3' but after 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' was pushed back over nine months amid rumors of a major bomb, we were just beginning to think we were the only ones who wanted a 'G.I. Joe 3.' But 'Retaliation' made a surprising $41 million at the box office and now the
Weekend Box Office Report
Like any holiday that sees families congregating together and then desperately seeking activities where they don't have to talk to each other for two hours, this Easter weekend saw a strong bump at the box office thanks to a few new contenders and a handful of holdovers with some surprising staying power.
'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' Review
I stand before you, humbled, and tasked with explaining, in comprehensible terms, just what the heck 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' is all about. Attaining comprehensibility, however, is a chore the filmmakers didn't wrestle with, doubling-down on pure adrenaline and big movie star charisma. It's a risky move and sometimes it works. Sadly, this is not one of those cases. While there are chuckles to be ha
Win a Trunk of 'G.I. Joe' Toys!
'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' is in theaters now and as we said in our review, the film taps perfectly into the nostalgia of "a ten-year-old boy in the back yard playing with his action figures." But why just think about days gone by when you played with your G.I. Joe action figures when you can actually, you know, play with your G.I. Joe action figures! We're giving away a veritable treasure
Never Make These Movies
With 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation' finally arriving in theaters this week, it's time to take a step back and take stock of what aspects of our childhood haven't been dragged kicking and screaming to the big screen. In addition to 'G.I. Joe,' we've seen film versions of 'Transformers,' 'Battleship,' 'The Smurfs,' 'Dragonball' and various other cartoons, toy lines and board games that have no business bei