Summer film lineup in 2012 has dropped a single of its most expected titles. It has been reported that Paramount Pictures has decided to press back the release date for "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" from June 29 this 12 months to March 29, 2013.
In accordance to Deadline, the unexpected selection was created in purchase to give the motion motion picture a 3D treatment. "We are heading to do a conscientious 3D occupation because we've noticed how it can greater box place of work internationally," explained the studio exec to the film internet site. "Jim Cameron did all of 'Titanic' 3D in publish - and look how nicely that film turned out."
Paramount seemingly produced a correct decision given that 3D format is more promising internationally with Russia and China building new 3D theaters this week. Though so, Hollywood is stunned more than the postponement information because Paramount has been massively marketing "G.I. Joe two" like creating a Super Bowl advertisement previously this yr.
As for an additional cause why the large-octane movie receives delayed for 9 months, it is said that the studio has learned from the blockbuster performance of "The Hunger Games" which proved that March can be a key time to launch huge movies.
In "G.I. Joe two", the Joe crew have to perform collectively to battle against mercenary Zartan and his accomplices. Possessing the world leaders under his affect, Zartan launches attack in direction of innocent populace and has some new heavies on the payroll to keep G.I. Joe at bay.
The Jon M. Chu-directed action film provides again Channing Tatum, Ray Park and Lee Byung-hun as Duke, Snake Eyes and Storm Shadow respectively. They will be joined by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson as Roadblock, Adrianne Palicki as Lady Jaye, Elodie Yung as Jinx and Bruce Willis as Standard Joseph Colton.