Directed by: Joe & Anthony Russo.
Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Sebastian Stan, Scarlett Johansson, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Rudd, Tom Holland.
Rating: Running Time: 147 mins.
After the events of the previous Marvel Studio movies (in particular Avengers: Age Of Ultron and the destruction of the city of Sokovia) the world has become very aware of those enhanced with super abilities and wary of the collateral damage left in the wake of such events. After a mission ends in disaster and the deaths of innocent bystanders, the United Nations agrees that independent heroes, or rather “vigilantes” should be held accountable for their actions and be forced to sign up to the Sokovian accords, a sort of registration for enhanced individuals who would then be under the command of the United Nations. Read the rest of this entry
First Impressions: Being that this is the first Iron Man movie directed by Shane Black, we knew it was potentially going to have a different tone to those directed by Jon Favrea, the scope looks larger, more in line with that seen in Avengers, and it looks considerably darker. Here’s looking forwards to April 2013!