Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins Hits Home Video

Henry Golding plays Snake Eyes and Samara Weaving plays Scarlett in Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins from Paramount Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Skydance.

After playing in theaters this summer and making an early arrival on digital, Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins is now available on home video.

This film was seen as an opportunity to reboot the franchise. Unfortunately, it bombed at the box office, bringing in $37 million worldwide against an $88 million production budget. Throw in marketing and such and the film would have needed $160-175 million to break even. The film’s summer release also came during an inopportune time to open a film during the rise of the Delta variant. Would it have served the film to delay it until it could enjoy a wider release? I don’t know. But given the film’s dismal box office, it’s highly unlikely this franchise will be continuing with Henry Golding.

In addition to bringing home this movie by itself, fans also have the option to bring home a 3-movie giftset that also includes G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra and G.I. Joe: Retaliation. Both films made their 4K UHD arrival earlier this year and the giftset is available on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, or Digital.


Discover the origins of the iconic G.I. JOE hero, SNAKE EYES (Henry Golding), in this action-packed, edge-of-your-seat adventure. Welcomed into an ancient Japanese clan called the Arashikage after saving the life of their heir-apparent, STORM SHADOW (Andrew Koji), SNAKE EYES joins the battle against the terrorist group COBRA. Pushing him to the limits, SNAKE EYES will become the ultimate ninja warrior. But, when past secrets are revealed, his honor and allegiance will be tested – even if that means losing everything he has been fighting for. Also starring Úrsula Corberó as BARONESS and Samara Weaving as SCARLETT.

Bonus Features

  • Morning Light: A Weapon with Stories to Tell – Discover the secrets of Snake Eyes‘ legendary sword, Morning Light, in this all-new short film
  • Deleted Scenes – What you didn’t see in theaters
  • Enter SNAKE EYES – Find out what it took to bring the iconic hero’s origin story to life
  • A Deadly Ensemble – Meet fan-favorite heroes, villains, and new characters in the G.I. JOE franchise
  • Arashikage – Dive into the elite ninja warrior world of the Arashikage clan

DIRECTOR: Robert Schwentke
SCREENWRITERS: Evan Spiliotopoulos and Joe Shrapnel & Anna Waterhouse
CAST: Henry Golding, Andrew Koji, Úrsula Corberó, Samara Weaving, with Iko Uwais

Paramount/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Skydance released Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins in theaters on July 23, 2021. The film is now available on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and Digital.

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Danielle Solzman

Danielle Solzman is native of Louisville, KY, and holds a BA in Public Relations from Northern Kentucky University and a MA in Media Communications from Webster University. She roots for her beloved Kentucky Wildcats, St. Louis Cardinals, Indianapolis Colts, and Boston Celtics. Living less than a mile away from Wrigley Field in Chicago, she is an active reader (sports/entertainment/history/biographies/select fiction) and involved with the Chicago improv scene. She also sees many movies and reviews them. She has previously written for Redbird Rants, Wildcat Blue Nation, and Hidden Remote/Flicksided. From April 2016 through May 2017, her film reviews can be found on Creators.