G.I. Joe: Retaliation is an upcoming 2012 science fiction-action film directed by Jon Chu, based on Hasbro’s G.I. Joe toy, comic and media franchises. It is a sequel to 2009’s G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. It is set for a June 29, 2012 release in North America. The film was written by Zombieland writers, Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. G.I. Joe: Retaliation features an ensemble cast, starring Dwayne Johnson and Bruce Willis, with Channing Tatum, Arnold Vosloo, Ray Park, Jonathan Pryce and Lee Byung-hun reprising their roles from the first film.
Directed by Jon Chu Written by Rhett Reese Paul Wernick Starring Dwayne Johnson Channing Tatum Bruce Willis Arnold Vosloo Adrianne Palicki Cinematography Stephen F. Windon Editing by Roger Barton Jim May Studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Skydance Productions Di Bonaventura Pictures Distributed by Paramount Pictures Release date June 29, 2012 (2012-06-29) (United States) Country United States Language English