Stephen Sommers will direct (here's hoping he reigns in the CG), from a script by Stuart Beattie. The story is set at Brussels-based GIJOE, an acronym for the Global Integrated Joint Operating Entity, and revolves around an international co-ed force of operatives who use high-tech equipment to battle Cobra, an evil org headed by a Scottish arms dealer. --Real Movie News 11/20/07
This has since changed due to overwhelimg negative response from fans and even servicemen.
GiJoe is once again "A real american hero", not an international UN type organization according to Hasbro- Now all is back to what GI Joe should be and will hopefully remain!
Dennis Quaid ... General Hawk
Channing Tatum ... Duke
Marlon Wayans ... Ripcord
Sienna Miller ... The Baroness
Joseph Gordon-Levitt ... Cobra Commander
Saïd Taghmaoui ... Breaker
Christopher Eccleston ... Destro
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje ... Heavy Duty