Fifteen years after slaughtering his entire family on Christmas Day, a psychotic killer flees from the asylum to finish what he started when he was just a little boy. Devin Merriman was only eight years old when he committed the crime that still haunts his small town. Now the time has come to kill again, and the massacre Devin has in mind will make his previous murders look like child's play.
From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to prevent them from plunging the world into chaos.
When reporter Jean Craddock interviews Bad Blake -- an alcoholic, seen-better-days country music legend -- they connect, and the hard-living crooner sees a possible saving grace in a life with Jean and her young son.