Iron Man 3 Movie

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In Marvel's Iron Man 3, Tony Stark/Iron Man finds his world reduced to rubble by a malevolent enemy and must use his ingenuity and instincts to protect those closest to him as he seeks to destroy the enemy and his cohorts.

Who's Involved:

Ben Kingsley, Don Cheadle, Jon Favreau, Stan Lee, Dan Mintz, Robert Downey Jr., James Badge Dale, Shane Black, Kevin Feige, Victoria Alonso, Ashley Hamilton, Gwyneth Paltrow, Drew Pearce, Louis D'Esposito, Charles Newirth, Alan Fine, Stephen Broussard, Wang Xuequi

Release Date:

Friday, May 3, 2013 (Nationwide)

sequences of intense sci-fi action and violence throughout, and brief suggestive content

Runtime: 2 hrs, 10 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Marvel Studios’ Iron Man 3 pits brash-but-brilliant industrialist Tony Stark/Iron Man against an enemy whose reach knows no bounds. When Stark finds his personal world destroyed at his enemy's hands, he embarks on a harrowing quest to find those responsible. This journey, at every turn, will test his mettle. With his back against the wall, Stark is left to survive by his own devices, relying on his ingenuity and instincts to protect those closest to him. As he fights his way back, Stark discovers the answer to the question that has secretly haunted him: does the man make the suit or does the suit make the man?

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Who stars in Iron Man 3: Cast List

... Tony Stark / Iron Man

"Sherlock Holmes 3" , "Avengers: Infinity War"  

... James 'Rhodey' Rhodes / War Machine

"Space Jam: A New Legacy" , "Avengers: Infinity War"  

... The Mandrin (Villain)

"Locked Down" , "Operation Finale"  

... Pepper Potts

"Avengers: Endgame" , "Iron Man"  

... Firepower (Villain)


... Eric Savin

"The Empty Man" , "World War Z"  

... Happy Hogan

"Avengers: Endgame" , "The Wolf of Wall Street"  

... Dr. Lu


... Aldrich Killian
(In Talks)

"Tom Clancy's Without Remorse" , "Lookout"  

(In Talks)

"Godzilla vs. Kong" , "The Night House"  

Who's making Iron Man 3: Crew List

A look at the Iron Man 3 behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Shane Black last directed The Predator and The Nice Guys. The film's writer Shane Black last wrote The Nice Guys and Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang.


Shane Black


Kevin Feige

Production Companies

DMG Entertainment   China

Marvel Studios

Paramount Pictures   Worldwide

Production: What we know about Iron Man 3?

Key Facts

  1. The creative production team on the film includes two-time Oscar-winning director of photography John Toll, ASC (Braveheart, Legends of the Fall), production designer Bill Brzeski (The Hangover, Due Date), editors Jeffrey Ford, A.C.E. (Marvel's The Avengers, Captain America: The First Avenger) and Peter S. Elliot (Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer), and costume designer Louise Frogley (Quantum of Solace, Contagion).
  2. Rumored to involve a Chinese-related storyline (due to the expected filming in the country and co-production/investment by Beijing-based DMG Entertainment). More specifically, the classic Iron Man enemy, the Chinese character Mandarin, might make an appearance in the third film (Hollywood Reporter, 4/16/12).

Filming Timeline

  1. April 2013: The film was in Completed status.
  2. MPAA rating announced; assumed completed.

  3. October 2012: The film was in Post-Production status.
  4. May 2012: The film was in Production status.
  5. Started production this month.

  6. April 2012: The film was in Pre-Production status.
  7. November 2008: The film was in Announced status.

Iron Man 3 Release Date: When was the film released?

Iron Man 3 was released in 2013 on Friday, May 3, 2013 (Nationwide release). There were 16 other movies released on the same date, including The Iceman, Greetings From Tim Buckley and The Happy House. 2D/3D

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

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Q&A Asked about Iron Man 3

Oct. 21, 2012
Who plays The Mandrin character?
Oct. 23, 2012 Ben Kingsley plays The Mandarin, the leader of a terrorist organization and Iron Man's archenemy.
Oct. 22, 2012
Who plays Eric Savin?
Oct. 23, 2012 James Badge Dale plays Eric Savin, who becomes urban soldier cyborg Coldblood.
Sep. 30, 2012
Will this be in IMAX?
Oct. 23, 2012
Will there be any other superheroes in this film?

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