Check Out Two Better International Posters for 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation'

May 9, 2012
Source: IMP Awards

G.I. Joe: Retaliation

Yesterday we featured a pretty disappointing final theatrical poster for G.I. Joe: Retaliation, and it was nothing short of a Photoshop mess. But today, two new international posters have surfaced that have a much sleeker design and much less obvious glossy touch-ups (though Bruce Willis still looks weird). Honestly, Paramount should just take one of these posters and slap the English title on it and send that out across the United States instead. Not only do they look better (mostly because of less dead white space), but they both fit with the original design from the poster for Rise of Cobra from three years ago. Look below!

Here's the final poster for Jon M. Chu's G.I. Joe Retaliation, released by IMP Awards:

G.I. Joe: Retaliation - Final International Poster 1

G.I. Joe: Retaliation - Final International Poster 2

G.I. Joe 2: Retaliation is being directed by Jon M. Chu (Step Up 2 & 3D, "The LXD", Justin Bieber: Never Say Never) from a script by Zombieland writers Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick. Channing Tatum returns as Duke, along with Ray Park as Snake Eyes and Lee Byung-hun as Storm Shadow. Other newcomers to the cast include Bruce Willis as General Joseph B. Colton, Adrianne Palicki as Lady Jaye, Ray Stevenson as Firefly, Joseph Mazzello as Mouse, Arnold Vosloo as Zartan, D.J. Cotrona as Flint, and RZA as the Blind Master. Paramount is planning to release G.I. Joe: Retaliation starting on June 29th, 2012 this summer.

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Reader Feedback - 18 Comments


Tatum must die or something in the first few minutes of this movie.

HealthyPoison on May 9, 2012


That's been pretty clear as of the second trailer and the events following where Tatum isn't seen with Roadblock or any of the other heroes.

Ethan Anderton on May 9, 2012


Spoiler alert, Mr. Anderton!

Manuel on May 9, 2012


Nah, that's pretty damn clear in the trailers. Watch them again, it's very noticable, but still...

Alex Billington on May 9, 2012


It's ok. I didn't notice, but, maybe, in some way, they are wanting us to thing he's dead... and then, surprise! he is! ;D

Manuel on May 9, 2012



Manuel on May 9, 2012


I'm not a fan of Tatum or anything (nor do I dislike him), but I really hope they don't kill off Duke in hopes of rebooting the movies via wiping out the original cast. If anything, I would've way rather seen them just recast the role...

Brandon Carey on May 9, 2012


 Sorry for not seeing it as clearly as the rest of you lol

HealthyPoison on May 9, 2012


It's not so much a spoiler... but they are crafting all the trailers to cover it up. They want to make people THINK that Tatum is in this longer than the opening... 😉

Alex Billington on May 9, 2012


Oh well... 

reeft on May 9, 2012


why did the ninja chick is included in bad guys line? I heard that she's Snake Eyes protege?

Adwina Oltariani on May 9, 2012


They aren't that bad.

Nielsen700 on May 9, 2012


So snake-eyes is stabbing Bruce Willis from behind?

mandaryn on May 9, 2012


They got a new Fottoshoppe guy. So psyched now, it's gonnae be ninjas n that.

Crapola on May 9, 2012


john mclane got photoshopped in a gi joe poster

Dpramroop on May 9, 2012


The orange and blue thing is really starting to bug me. 

charlot on May 9, 2012


 I know. It should be red and blue like their lasers.

Bl00dwerK on May 10, 2012


I have no idea the name of the girl they have on the, "Joe" side, but she is absolutely hideous in my opinion...yikes

ANON on May 11, 2012

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