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Iron Man 3 Trailer: "I Build Neat Stuff, I've Got A Great Girl, I Save The World" (Video)

By Michael West | 6th March 2013

"I build neat stuff, I've got a great girl, and occasionally save the world. So why can't I sleep?" asks Robert Downey Jr's Tony Stark in the opening sequence of the new Iron Man 3...

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As 'Iron Man 3' Trailer Hits, Terrence Howard Blames Franchise For 'Killing His Career'

By Joe Wilde | 6th March 2013

With the third instalment of the Iron Man franchise fast approaching you could be forgiven for forgetting that Oscar nominee Terrence Howard was actually one of the stars of the first instalment of the comic...

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Marvel At The New Iron Man 3 Trailer

By Contributor | 5th March 2013

“I’m Tony Stark. I build neat stuff, I’ve got a great girl. Occasionally I save the world. So why can’t I sleep?” asks Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man at the beginning of the just released...

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Iron Man 3 Will Be More Personal

5th March 2013

'Iron Man 3' will be more about Tony Stark than Iron Man.The latest film in the Marvel film franchise will explore the eccentric billionaire superhero's human side rather than his alter-ego following his brush with...

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Fascinating Fact: 3500630

13th February 2013

Robert Downey, Jr. has snapped up the rights to an episode of U.K. Tv show Black Mirror to adapt it for the big screen. The Iron Man star will produce the upcoming Hollywood version of...

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Robert Downey Jr Snaps Up Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror

12th February 2013

Robert Downey Jr. has bought the film rights to episode of Charlie Brooker's 'Black Mirror'.The 'Iron Man 3' actor will produce a feature-length film based on a 2011 episode of the satirical anthology series titled...

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Black Mirror: How Britain (And Hollywood) Fell In Love With Charlie Brooker

By Michael West | 12th February 2013

Charlie Brooker's Channel 4 anthology series Black Mirror returned this week, with an altogether more dramatic and engaging season opener. Though praised for its uniqueness, the first installment of the show was dubbed unwatchable by...

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Black Mirror Reviews - Charlie Brooker Series So Compelling, Robert Downey Jr's Snapped It Up

By Jack de Aguilar | 12th February 2013

Charlie Brooker’s Black Mirror has always been an unflinching sideways look at the way us humans conduct our lives. So where has Brooker - the perennial grump – taken us this time? And more importantly,...

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A Week In Movies: Wreck-it Ralph, No And Hitchcock Hit Cinemas While A Good Day To Die Hard, Fast & Furious 6 And Iron Man 3 Trailers Hit The Web

By Staff Writer | 8th February 2013

We look at Oscar-nominated animated romp Wreck-it Ralph and Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren in HitchcockAwards season continues to crank up with Argo taking the lead in the homestretch. Ben Affleck's true 1970s thriller has...

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The Avengers Set To Save Us From A Boring Academy Awards Ceremony

By Jack de Aguilar | 6th February 2013

The cast of The Avengers will swoop in and hand out some awards at The Oscars later this month, saving us from a boring ceremony, and the careers of some nominees, too. "We are happy...

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Fascinating Fact: 3484073

6th February 2013

The Avengers' superhero castmates Robert Downey, Jr., Jeremy Renner, Samuel L. Jackson, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Evans are set to reunite at the upcoming Academy Awards to present an Oscar on Hollywood's biggest night. The...

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New Iron Man 3 Trailer Set To Leave Us Guessing (Trailer)

By Contributor | 5th February 2013

Hooray for another new Iron Man 3 trailer! Admittedly it seems to re-tread much of what the last trailer was hinting at, but it’s nevertheless another chance to see some big explosions, a load of...

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Tony Stark Returns: Iron Man 3 Super Bowl Teaser Reveals Airborne Thrill-ride

By Hayley Avron | 4th February 2013

Robert Downey Jr returns as Tony Stark in Iron Man 3 and if the Super Bowl trailer is anything to go by, it’s going to be one hell of a thrill-ride. And probably not terribly...

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Robert Downey, Jr. Bonded With Ben Kingsley Over Richard Attenborough Connection

31st January 2013

Robert Downey, Jr. and his Iron Man 3 co-star Sir Ben Kingsley struck up a friendship over their shared experiences of working on Oscar-nominated movies with director Lord Richard Attenborough.The pair go head-to-head in the...

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Robert Downey, Jr. Hosts Movie Nights For Iron Man 3 Cast And Crew

29th January 2013

Robert Downey, Jr. has been staging movie nights for the cast and crew of Iron Man 3 - so they can keep up with all the latest film releases.The actor reveals he has been booking...

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Iron Man 3 Films In Hollywood; Tony Stark Suffering "Post-traumatic Stress" (Videos)

By Contributor | 22nd January 2013

Explosions, rain, people running about screaming and cars crashing into each other; that’s what promises to be in store for anyone planning on watching Iron Man 3 when it comes out, if these Youtube clips...

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Marvel Hints At Iron Man 4

22nd January 2013

Marvel Studios' President of Production Kevin Feige has hinted there will be an 'Iron Man 4'. While the producer extraordinaire admits nothing is yet confirmed about a follow up to 'Iron Man 3', he insists...

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Tom Hiddleston Named Sexiest Actor Alive

21st January 2013

Tom Hiddleston has been named the Sexiest Actor in Movies Right Now.The 'Thor' star has topped a poll conducted by Total Film magazine to find the most desirable screen hunks in the world, beating 'Twilight'...

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Tom Hiddleston Has 'No Idea' About Avengers 2 Role

21st December 2012

Tom Hiddleston has ''no idea'' whether he will return to 'The Avengers 2'.The 31-year-old actor - whose villainous character Loki first appeared 2011's 'Thor' - has admitted he is doubtful of reprising the evil character...

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Watch! Regret, Beards And Explosions In New Iron Man 3 Trailer (Video)

By Contributor | 11th December 2012

“Rule number one: there is no such thing as heroes” so says a voice in the middle of the new Iron Man 3 trailer and you can’t help but recognize a familiar comic book narrative...

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Top Twenty Classic Holiday Season Christmas Films

By Holly Williams | 4th December 2012

Little has caused more contention in the contactmusic office than our recent discussion about the Christmas films list! Obviously, everyone has their own favourite, and to them that will always be the top of the...

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Sam Rockwell Open To Avengers Assemble Sequel Role

4th December 2012

Sam Rockwell is open to reprising his 'Iron Man 2' role in an 'Avengers Assemble' sequel.The 44-year-old star - who appeared opposite Robert Downey Jr. in 2010's superhero movie as Justin Hammer - would love...

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Chris Hemsworth: Avengers Will Be Hard To Beat

3rd December 2012

Chris Hemsworth doesn't think anything will ever top the success of 'The Avengers'.The Hollywood hunk says the phenomenal success of the superhero action team movie - which grossed over $1.5 billion worldwide - will be...

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Eight Actors Up For Guardians Of The Galaxy Lead

29th November 2012

Eight actors are in the running for the lead role in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.Marvel Studios is casting the part of Guardians leader Peter Quill - otherwise known as Star-Lord - for its new superhero...

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10 Of The Best Big Budget Film Trailers For 2013

By Holly Williams | 26th November 2012

Next year looks set to be a seminal year for movies. Forget sequels and the so-called impending apocalypse; 2013 is all about beginnings as we discover the dubious past of 'The Wizard of Oz' in...

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Iron Man 3 Won't Be 'Serious'

25th November 2012

'Iron Man 3' will not be a ''serious movie''. Marvel Studios producer Kevin Feige insists the latest installment in the franchise will take some ''very unique directions'' which will include further exploration of Robert Downey...

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Ben Stiller's American Cinematheque Plaque Broken

19th November 2012

Actor Ben Stiller was handed 2011 honouree Robert Downey, Jr.'s plaque at the 26th American Cinematheque Awards last week (begs12Nov12) because his keepsake was broken hours before the show.The Zoolander star was feted at the...

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Jane Goldmanre-writing Pinocchio

16th November 2012

Jane Goldman is re-writing the script to 'Pinocchio'.The classic children's story - about a wooden puppet who's nose grows when he lies - is being re-written by the 'Stardust' and 'Kick Ass' screenwriter, in an...

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Jack Nicholson Courted For The Judge

14th November 2012

Jack Nicholson is being courted to play Robert Downey Jr.'s father in 'The Judge'.Warner Bros. has reportedly made an unofficial offer to the 75-year-old veteran actor to star in the drama/comedy, being developed by Robert's...

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Robert Downey, Jr. Wants Jack Nicholson To Be His Movie Dad

14th November 2012

Robert Downey, Jr. is in talks to cast Jack Nicholson as his onscreen father in a new legal drama.The Iron Man actor will star in upcoming movie The Judge, about a lawyer who returns to...

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