Credited writer Ron Friedman and credited Story Consultant Buzz Dixon have different takes on how much of this they wrote. Based on their recollections from when I interviewed each, as well as their recall on various Rhino Home Video G.I. Joe DVDs from 2003-2004 my sense is that much more of the credit should go to Dixon. I delve into this a bit in Chapter 8 of my book, but either way, here’s the first five pages of screenplay from Sunbow Productions’ 1987 G.I. Joe: The Movie.