Movie Review: Iron Man 3 (2013)

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Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Guy Pearce, Gwyneth Paltrow
Shane Black

Synopsis: After the events of The Avengers, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) is left feeling on edge about possible future events and how he can keep the people he holds dear to him safe. This leads to no sleep, many new Iron Man suits and even some panic attacks. Obviously, his worst fears are realised and a terrorist appears and ultimately threatens the life of Pepper and Tony himself. Separating himself from the woman he loves in order to keep her safe, Tony must figure out what is causing the bombs around the country and track down the evil guy……and be the hero he knows the people need. Continue reading Movie Review: Iron Man 3 (2013)

Movie Review: Iron Man 2 (2010)

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Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow
Jon Favreau

Synopsis: 6 months after revealing he was Iron Man, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) has been keeping up his appearance of Playboy turned Superhero while behind the scenes hiding the fact that the core keeping him alive is also killing him. While trying to figure out a cure, and insisting that Iron Man has essentially caused peace by being so advanced, a new enemy appears….one that seems to have the same technology that Tony has even though it was created by his father Howard….or was it? Continue reading Movie Review: Iron Man 2 (2010)

Movie Review: Iron Man (2008)

iron manThe film that started it all – Avengers chronological re-watch, film #2

Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terrence Howard
Jon Favreau

Synopsis: Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr), a super wealthy and incredibly intelligent playboy, is the owner of Stark Industries which is the biggest weapons manufacture for the American military. While on location, Tony is kidnapped and almost killed by insurgents who force him to create the newest weapons for them. Using his intelligence and aid from a fellow captive, Tony creates something else….a powerful suit that helps him to escape. While there he learns to terrible truth about his company and instead of returning home to life as normal, Tony decides to use his new-found tech, stop issuing weapons, and save the world instead. Continue reading Movie Review: Iron Man (2008)