(Paramount Pictures. 2 hour, 4 minutes. Rated PG-13 for sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence, and some language. Directed by Jon Favreau.) Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark), Don Cheadle (Lt. Col. James 'Rhodey' Rhodes), Scarlett Johansson (Natalie Rushman / Natasha Romanoff), Gwyneth Paltrow (Pepper Potts), Sam Rockwell (Justin Hammer), Mickey Rourke (Ivan Vanko), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Clark Gregg (Agent Coulson). Music by John Debney.
By: Jared Counts, May 04th, 2010 05:00 AMAfter outing himself as Iron Man, billionaire industrialist Tony Stark (Downey Jr.) must now face a personal life that's spinning out of control, a shadowy government agency that's following his every move (headed by Jackson and Johansson) and a mysterious Russian (Rourke) who is trying to kill him, all while fighting for justice in a fancy metal suit. Another strong entry into the Marvel universe.