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Iron Man

Overview


Genre :

Superhero, Sci-Fi, Action

Release Date :

May 02, 2008

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Jon Favreau

Starring :

Robert Downey Jr., Terrence Howard, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeff Bridges, Leslie Bibb, Shaun Toub, Bill Smitrovich, Nazanin Boniadi

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

3.5 of 4

“..the fast, funny and deliriously entertaining flick..”
by Carrie Rickey [Philadelphia Inquirer]
3.5 of 4

“..Spectacular..”
by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
3.5 of 4

“..one of the hippest, best-written and best-directed superhero movies ever..”
by Lou Lumenick [New York Post]
Review rate : A-

“..most entertaining entry since the original "Spider-Man."..”
by William Arnold [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
Review rate : B+

“..mildly, familiar..”
by Owen Gleiberman [Entertainment Weekly]
3 of 4

“..essentially a popcorn flick..”
by Michael Machosky [Pittsburgh Tribune-Review]
“..a superhero movie that's good in unusual ways..”
by A.O. Scott [NY Times]
4 of 5

“..a strong start to both the summer season and the likely franchise we'll see in the coming years..”
by David Mercier [FilmJudge]
3.5 of 4

“..a different breed of superhero movie..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
3 of 4

“..a dark delight that combines pop-culture wit and genuine emotional depth..”
by Maitland McDonagh [TV Guide]
3 of 4

“..a consummate piece of popcorn entertainment made with wit and class..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
Review rate : A-
Reviewed by Michael Sragow [Baltimore Sun]
3.5 of 5
Reviewed by Sean O'Connell [Filmcritic.com]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Dan Jolin [Empire Magazine]

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