Snake Eyes Movie

You know his name. Now witness his origin.

Snake Eyes movie poster

Who's Involved:

Henry Golding, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, David Ellison, Samara Weaving, Brian Goldner, Evan Spiliotopoulos, Andrew Koji, Úrsula Corberó, Robert Schwentke, Iko Uwais, Anna Waterhouse, Haruka Abe, Takehiro Hira

Release Date:

Friday, July 23, 2021 (Nationwide)


Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins stars Henry Golding as Snake Eyes, a tenacious loner who is welcomed into an ancient Japanese clan called the Arashikage after saving the life of their heir apparent. Upon arrival in Japan, the Arashikage teach Snake Eyes the ways of the ninja warrior while also providing something he’s been longing for: a home. But, when secrets from his past are revealed, Snake Eyes’ honor and allegiance will be tested – even if that means losing the trust of those closest to him. Based on the iconic G.I. Joe character, Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins also stars Andrew Koji as Storm Shadow, Úrsula Corberó as The Baroness, Samara Weaving as Scarlett, Haruka Abe as Akiko, Tahehiro Hira as Kenta and Iko Uwais as Hard Master.

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Who stars in Snake Eyes: Cast List

... Scarlett

"Babylon" , "Bill & Ted Face The Music"  

... Snake Eyes

"The Tiger's Apprentice" , "A Simple Favor"  

... The Baroness


"Stuber" , "Beyond Skyline"  

... Tommy

"Bullet Train"  

... Akiko

"She's Just A Shadow"  

"Lost Girls and Love Hotels"  

Who's making Snake Eyes: Crew List

A look at the Snake Eyes behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Robert Schwentke last directed The Divergent Series: Allegiant and The Divergent Series: Insurgent. The film's writer Evan Spiliotopoulos last wrote The Unholy and Beauty and the Beast.


Lorenzo di Bonaventura
David Ellison
Brian Goldner

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Production: What we know about Snake Eyes?

Key Facts

  1. Snake Eyes is only in theatres, Dolby Cinema and IMAX on July 23, 2021 (6/6/2021). The film will not be available day and date on Paramount+.
  2. This is likely a prequel chronicling the origins of the character Snake Eyes (8/2/2020).
  3. Ray Park, who had played Snake Eyes in previous films, does not reprise his role for this film. Henry Golding (Crazy Rich Asians) stars in the role (8/2/2020).
  4. Snake Eyes was postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic (8/2/2020).
  5. Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding is in early talks to star (Variety, 8/14/19).
  6. Simon Waters, who oversees consumer products at Hasbro Studios, said the company wants to take “a more millennial approach.” As he explains, “The world has changed, and I think you’re going to see G.I. Joe changing with it,” he said. “There’s going to be a much more contemporary approach to the whole franchise, and that will allow us to develop different characters (LA Times, 3/22/17)."
  7. Originally envisioned as a third G.I.: Joe movie following the events of G.I. Joe: Retaliation, this will now be a reboot aiming for a younger audience (LA Times, 3/22/17).

Filming Timeline

  1. June 2021: The film was in Completed status.
  2. February 2020: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. Filming wrapped on February 26, 2020.

  4. December 2018: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  5. Robert Schwentke has signed on to direct. Evan Spiliotopoulos, who wrote Beauty and the Beast and The Huntsman: Winter’s War, penned the script.

  6. March 2017: The film was in Development status.
  7. Being rebooted with “a more millennial approach.”

  8. July 2014: The film was in Development status.
  9. April 2013: The film was in Announced status.

Snake Eyes Release Date: When is the film coming out?

Snake Eyes is coming out in 2021 on Friday, July 23, 2021 (Nationwide release). There are 7 other movies coming out on the same date, including Old, Hotel Transylvania: Transformania and Smelliville.

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Q&A Asked about Snake Eyes

Dec. 30, 2019
Is this a reboot of the 1998 movie starring Nicholas cage?

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