Iron Man 2

Iron Man 2, 2010 film starring Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke and Gwyneth Paltrow.  #2 in the series, taking place shortly after the first in the timeline.  Now the world knows that Tony Stark (Downey Jr) is the iron man a Russian (Rourke) who’s father was the co-inventor of Stark’s generator seeks vengeance against Tony for Tony’s father not giving credit for the invention and for dismissing his legacy.

The Russian ends up working for one of Stark’s rivals Justin Hammer (Sam Rockwell) who wants to out do Stark by building an army of iron men.  Of course the result is utter chaos mixed with loads of fighting and destruction.  Stark must stop them all.  Also, the secondary story of SHIELD is going on in the background as well with the introduction of Natalie Rushman / Natasha Romanoff  (Scarlett Johansson).

In all, a fantastic follow up film and a great new adventure for the Marvel team!  Way to go.

 

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