PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.
Chapter One of Phase One in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
I feel like you're driving me to court martial. This is crazy. What did I do? I feel like you're gonna pull over and snuff me. What, you're not allowed to talk? Hey, Forrest!
Jimmy: We can talk, sir.
Tony Stark: Oh, I see. So it's personal.
Ramirez: No, you intimidate them.
Tony Stark: ...
When Iron Man is thrown off the Raptor jet, he wouldn't fly straight back so dramatically. At the time of losing his grip, he is moving at the same speed as the jet. He would be flung away from the center line of motion but still move forward at the same speed (for a moment) before beginning to be influenced by gravity if he didn't use his own power to fly. Wind resistance is not enough to explain moving straight back with no outward movement.
This is Marvel Studio's first self-produced film (and the first film to set up the Marvel Cinematic Universe), so the Marvel logo is slightly adjusted: it fully appears, and then is accompanied by the title "Marvel Studios."
English, Persian, Urdu, Arabic, Hungarian
$98,618,668 (USA) (2 May 2008)
$318,412,101 (USA) (2 October 2008)
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