The Original G. In the hands of G. Joe, the Broadcast Energy Transmitter is a device capable of fulfilling all of the energy needs of Earth. However, in the hands of Cobra and the newly revealed Cobra-La, led by the ancient and otherworldly Golobulus Burgess Meredith , the B. Joe recruits, trained by none other than Sgt. Slaughter, to prevent Golobulus from infecting the entire globe with deadly mutating spores!
Created at the height of the G. Joe craze in the s, G. However, the G. Joe film encountered unexpected production delays which allowed the Transformers feature to be released first.
Matt Singer. Even with director Jon M. The characters — square-jawed Hawk, fearless Duke, silent ninja Snake Eyes, evil Serpentor, scheming Cobra Commander — are largely the same, as is the basic outline of the heroic G. Joes against the villainous terrorist organization Cobra. Popular on IndieWire.