Squad G.I. Joe: War of the Serpent (original title: G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra) is a film adapted from the toy brand G.I. Joe of Hasbro Company. Directed by Stephen Sommers, produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura and written by Stuart Beattie, and released on August 7, 2009 in the United States, the film's content revolves around the war between G.I. Joe, an elite army with each member having a different ability, and a dangerous criminal organization called the Serpent that are intent on engulfing the world in chaos. The sequel to the film is G.I. Joe: Revenge premiered in 2013.
In the seventeenth century, a conflict occurred between the McCullen family, a weapons manufacturer, and the king. Weapons expert McCullen is taken into custody and has a red-hot mask attached to his face that becomes part of his body.
In the near future of the 21st century, a weapons manufacturer named James McCullen (a descendant of the 17th century McCullen) has created a technology from the field of Nano. After successfully researching the ability to destroy cancer cells, he came up with an invention of a new weapon with tremendous destructive power. The ability of this weapon is to gradually corrode all metals in an exponential mechanism. So it can destroy an entire city or a country. MARS Corporation has sold these four Namomite warheads to NATO, so the US military or US Army was ordered to escort this shipment. Army officer Duke (Channing Tatum) receives orders to lead the convoy to the NATO center, when his team enters a forest, suddenly is attacked by a strange force.
When nearly defeated, Duke's Team again received support from Joe's Squad. Fierce battle to possess the suitcase containing 4 bullets
Channing Tatum as Conrad Hauser / Duke
Marlon Wayans as Wallace Weems / Ripcord
Dennis Quaid as General Clayton Abernathy / Hawk
Rachel Nichols as Shana M. O'Hara / Scarlett
Ray Park as Snake Eye
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje as Hershel Dalton / Heavy Duty
Saïd Taghmaoui as Abel Shaz / Breaker
Karolina Kurková as Courtney A. Kreiger
Christopher Eccleston as James McCullen XXI / Destro
Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Rex Lewis / The Doctor / The cobra Commander
Sienna Miller as Ana Lewis/ Baroness Anvaitvaiia DeCobray / Male stripped lady
Lee Byung-hun as Thomvai Arvaihikage / Storm Shadow
Arnold Vosloo as Zartan