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As Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) owns up to being Iron Man before the world press, Anton Vanko lies dying in Russia. Years ago, Anton worked with Tony's father to create a new source of energy. But greed got the best of Anton, and now as he slips away, his son, Ivan (Mickey Rourke), vows to make Tony pay for the sins of his father. Meanwhile, Tony fends off efforts from smarmy Senator Stern (Garry Shandling) and military weapons expert Justin Hammer (Sam Rockwell) to get him to divulge the secrets of his powerful Iron Man suit. The powers that be are concerned that Tony's technology may fall into the wrong hands -- fears that are soon confirmed when the cocky billionaire entrepreneur is confronted in front of the entire world by Ivan, who has built his own weapon using stolen Stark blueprints. Later, as Lt. Rhodes (Don Cheadle) wrestles with the decision to personally deliver Tony's suit to the military, Ivan finds an unlikely ally in the quest to destroy Iron Man; Stark Industries legal consultant Natalie Rushman (Scarlett Johansson) reveals her connection to Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson); and Pepper Potts (Gwyneth Paltrow) takes on some new responsibilities. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:May 7, 2010


Awarded by
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Janek Sirrs Best Visual Effects 2010 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Ben Snow Best Visual Effects 2010 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Daniel Sudick Best Visual Effects 2010 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Ged Wright Best Visual Effects 2010 Nominee


Robert Downey, Jr.
as Tony Stark
Gwyneth Paltrow
as Pepper Potts
Don Cheadle
as Lt. Col. James 'Rhodey' Rhodes
Scarlett Johansson
as Natalie Rushman/Black Widow
Sam Rockwell
as Justin Hammer
Mickey Rourke
as Ivan Vanko/Whiplash
Samuel L. Jackson
as Nick Fury
Clark Gregg
as Agent Coulson
John Slattery
as Howard Stark
Garry Shandling
as Senator Stern
Paul Bettany
as Jarvis
Kate Mara
as U.S. Marshal
Leslie Bibb
as Christine Everhart
Jon Favreau
as Happy Hogan
Christiane Amanpour
as Herself
Philippe Bergeron
as Detective Lemieux
Francois Duhamel
as French Photographer
Tim Guinee
as Major Allen
Ali Khan
as 10 Rings Gangster
Eugene Lazarev
as Anton Vanko
Stan Lee
as Himself
Helena Mattsson
as Rebecca
Margy Moore
as Bambi Arbogast
Olivia Munn
as Chess Roberts
Elon Musk
as Himself
Bill O'Reilly
as Himself
Alejandro Patino
as Strawberry Vendor
Karim Saleh
as Guard
Phillipe Simon
as French Waiter


Jon Favreau
Kevin Feige
Justin Theroux
Matthew J. Libatique
John Debney
Composer (Music Score)
Dave Jordan
Musical Direction/Supervision
Dan Lebental
J. Michael Riva
Production Designer
Michael E. Goldman
Art Director
David F. Klassen
Supervising Art Director
Suzan Wexler
Art Director
Victoria Alonso
Jeremy Latcham
Jon Favreau
Executive Producer
Susan Downey
Executive Producer
Louis D'Esposito
Executive Producer
Denis L. Stewart
Executive Producer
David Maisel
Executive Producer
Stan Lee
Executive Producer
Noelle King
Set Designer
Ernie Avila
Set Designer
Lauri Gaffin
Set Decorator
Mary Zophres
Costume Designer
Eric Heffron
First Assistant Director
Sarah Halley Finn
Randi Hiller
Andrew Hellen
Visual Effects Supervisor
Russell Bobbitt
Properties Master
Chris Castaldi
Second Assistant Director
David Nowell
Aerial Photography
Jonathan Eusebio
Fights Choreographer
Ged Wright
Visual Effects Supervisor
Lori McCoy-Bell
Hair Styles
Peter Mavromates
Post Production Supervisor
Linda Flowers
Department Head Hair
Kate Biscoe
Kay Georgiou
Hair Styles
Thomas Robinson Harper
Stunts Coordinator
Daniel Sudick
Special Effects Supervisor
Noelle Green
Production Supervisor
Jake Morrison
Visual Effects Supervisor
Susan Pickett
Visual Effects Producer
Edson Williams
Visual Effects Supervisor
James Tyson
Costumes Supervisor
Anthony Carlino