Movie Review: Iron Man (2008)

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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)