News about Stephen Sommer's G.I. Joe has been flowing from the International Toy Fair in New York City, including an image of the movie's logo, and confirmation that Joseph Gordon-Levitt (3rd Rock from the Sun) will be playing the role of Cobra Commander. Word also comes that the film will cover numerous locations around the world; including (but not limited to) the arctic, the bottom of the ocean, northern sierra, Moscow and Washington D.C.
G.I. Joe stars Ray Parks (Snake-Eyes), Sienna Miller (Baroness), Rachel Nichols (Scarlett), Said Taghmaoui (Breaker), Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Heavy Duty), Marlon Waynes (Ripcord), Channing Tatum (Duke), Dennis Quiad (Hawk), Arnold Vosloo (Zartan), Karolina Isela Kurkov (Cover Girl), and Christopher Eccleston (Destro).
The film is scheduled for an August 7, 2009 release.