The movie was supposed to be darker. » Like many other people, this has to be my favourite cartoon movie of all time. Directed by Don Jurwich, G. Some fans say that a problem here was that, while Optimus Prime roughly defines the Transformer franchise, this is not the case with Duke and G. This death, combined with the replacement of Optimus by a character only first introduced in the movie, was not well received and plans were immediately undertaken to resurrect Optimus in the animated series' new season.
Due to the poor box office performances of The Transformers: The Movie and , G. Joe, then the second act finishes the film as how I remember it - dubbing over the 'Yo Jo! The theatrical release of G. While there, Cobra learns about their history: 40,000 years ago, Cobra-La was an ancient civilization that ruled Earth. Assistant to Director: Myrna Bushman. I covered this as a Comic Book legends Revealed many years ago, but I thought it would be cool to see the comparison pages in their own article so that people can more readily access the awesome comparison. Duke Hauser, assassinated by the Cobra Emperor Serpentor in a moment of spite. Assistant Editors: Rick Gehr, Larry Whelen.
This was altered at the last minute, so that Duke went into a coma instead. As the Joes celebrate their victory, a new group of rookie Joes are brought onto the team, including the allegedly clumsy , military police officer , former basketball player , specialist , undercover officer , and Duke's reckless half-brother, the. The hit animated television series and action figure toy line makes its first leap to the big screen! Enjoys the art house but also isn't afraid to let in one or two popular movies at the same time. Perhaps learning the lessons of their animated ancestors, both live-action versions of these franchises killed off Duke for real, and killed Optimus yet brought him back in the same film. However, Cobra Commander's repeated failures caused Golobulus to use a Psychic Motivator on to create Serpentor.
Here are some pages from that issue. Cobra Commander leads his troops into Cobra-La. This death, combined with the replacement of Optimus by a character only first introduced in the movie, was not well received and plans were immediately undertaken to resurrect Optimus in the animated series' new season. Golobulus vowed to destroy humanity so that his people could re-claim the earth. These spores can transform all life into the weakest of creatures, which means humans could potentially devolve into amoebas.
One of those artists was Todd McFarlane, who had been working on Incredible Hulk for Marvel and it was becoming clear that he was someone who should be put on a higher profile book. Joe with issue 60 in 1987. Even the original script still had dialogue that killed Duke off, and the reaction of the other Joes as he lays fallen is clearly one of grieving, not worry. Share Tweet Copy Link Copied is a feature where I just share some bit of comic book history that interests me. Cast Cast overview, first billed only:. Joe squad consisting of Stalker, Snow Job, Quick Kick and Outback were captured, with only Outback escaping to go get help for the others.
The unthinkable for Prime was a gutsy move chickened out from for Duke. Therefore, if you were an up and coming artist, getting a gig on that series was a big deal for your career. Plays video games basically from the start when a neighbor brought home an Atari 2600 , comic loving for almost 30 years , and a true critic of movies. Serpentor attempts to kill Falcon, but Duke intervenes and falls into a coma. .
To date, no video release of the film has included anything other than the original shooting script. The new recruits prove themselves valuable soldiers as the Joes rescue their captured teammates. So while he was still drawing Incredible Hulk, he began a stint on G. Falcon Don Johnson to take on the evil forces of Cobra, whose ancient Lovecraftian history is revealed as a new enemy, Golobulus Burgess Meredith , enters the scene. Joe: The Movie was intended as a theatrical release to be closely followed by.
The Rawhides rendezvous with Flint and Roadblock and, aided by the mutated Cobra Commander, find a secret entrance to Cobra-La. Cobra-La rebuilt their society in secret as centuries passed. Joe characters are here, including Falcon, Bazooka, Alpine, Duke, Snowjob, and Roadblock. While there, she reveals to Serpentor that Cobra-La was responsible for inspiring Doctor Mindbender to create Serpentor through dream manipulation. Serpentor's snake javelin clearly hit him in the left half of his chest, approximately where his heart would be, and his blood can be seen soaking his bandages. In a late-season original animation unique to Voltron, Sven got to fly Blue Lion one last time his return enabled by animation of Shirogane's younger brother.