MTV interviewed Brian Goldner, executive producer of G.I. Joe, and incoming Hasbro CEO, about the upcoming movie. Items revealed were:
– Comics writer Larry Hama is indeed working on the script, and will also make a cameo appearance in the film.
– The movie will disregard the cartoon and focus on the classic 155 issue Marvel run.
– The story is, more or less, about the rise of Cobra Commander.
– Locations involve underwater, desert, mountains and cities.
– Denial of rumors that American patriotism angle has been dialed back.
You can read the full interview here!