Paramount Home Entertainment have released a press release today announcing and confirming the November 3rd DVD release date we reported last month for the G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra DVD. Announced is a Single and 2-Disc DVD set along with a Blu-ray version. The 2-Disc DVD and Blu-ray will also contain a digital copy. Read on for the press release and more details.
HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. – The ultimate elite fighting force hit the big screen to defend the world and ended up conquering it in the worldwide smash hit G.I. JOE: The Rise of Cobra, which earned over $280 million at the global box office. The action-packed, visually arresting adventure based on Hasbro’s immensely popular action figures including DUKE, SNAKE EYES, STORM SHADOW and the BARONESS makes its eagerly-awaited Blu-ray and DVD debut in two-disc sets and a single-disc DVD on November 3, 2009 from Paramount Home Entertainment. Directed by Stephen Sommers (The Mummy), G.I. JOE: The Rise of Cobra stars a hot young cast including Channing Tatum (Public Enemies), Marlon Wayans (Dance Flick), Sienna Miller (Factory Girl), Joseph Gordon-Levitt ((500) Days of Summer), Rachel Nichols (“Alias”) and Ray Park (X-Men), as well as veteran actors Dennis Quaid (Vantage Point) and Christopher Eccleston (Gone in Sixty Seconds).
The G.I. JOE team travels the world from the Egyptian desert to the polar ice caps and the streets of Paris in a high stakes pursuit of COBRA, an evil international organization threatening to use a technology that could bring the world to its knees. Armed with the coolest hi-tech gadgets and weapons, including jaw-dropping accelerator and camouflage suits, G.I. JOE is the last line of defense against those intent on world domination.
G.I. JOE: The Rise of Cobra DVD & Blu-Ray
- Street date: November 3, 2009
- Runtime: 117 minutes
- Pricing: $19.99 (Single-disc DVD); $24.99 (Two-disc DVD); $29.99 (Two-disc Blu-ray)
- U.S. Rating: PG-13 for strong sequences of action violence and mayhem throughout
- Canadian Rating: 14A for violence
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