Iron Man 2: The IMAX Experience Synopsis
The superhero (Robert Downey) must forge new alliances and confront a powerful enemy.

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New York Daily News

By Joe Neumaier
Iron Man 2 sets gold standard for sequels thanks to Robert Downey Jr.'s Stark performance.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Favreau supplies the go-go-go that makes the movie stratospherically entertaining, even without 3-D. But it's the promiscuously talented...
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Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
At its best, it's shaggily enjoyable and enjoyably shaggy. It's like steroids on steroids with Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark, disarming...
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By Stephanie Zacharek
The big problem with Iron Man 2, maybe, is that it so dutifully gives the people what they want, instead of giving them what they didn’t...
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Robert Downey Jr. looks as hung over in Iron Man 2 as he seemed drunk in “Iron Man.’’ He does his share of drinking this time, too. And the...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
The action sequences are fun, though not as exhilarating as in the 2008 original, and the dialogue can be zingy.
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Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Downey's head and heart are in the right place, but the movie is more in pieces than whole, and more about iron than about men.
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San Francisco Chronicle

A better-than-average follow-up, but Tony doesn't suit up enough.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Intimacy has vanished from the relationship between Tony and Pepper, and grace has been stricken from the movie as a whole.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
Well, that didn't take long. Everything fun and terrific about "Iron Man," a mere two years ago, has vanished with its sequel. In its...
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Five Word Review

By Inuyasha85
Exciting Powerful ActionPack Knockout Slamming...

IMAX Rocks!

By marnie
What a wild ride! Saw it last night, going back today. Came home and watched Iron Man. We both like Iron Man 2 better then the first,and thats not what we thought we would be saying....

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By harrysmoviecrazy
very cool very scary but it should have less scary and a little more action...

iron man 2 in imax 3d 5/7/10

By rosabell311
iron man 2 May 7th 2010...

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i loved it!!!

By djpivotik
best iron man movie,better then part 1, cant wait for part 3!!! thanks fandango...

Five Word Review

By oc5awcupant
another sophomore slump for fans...

A Sorry Sequel Saved by Special Effects and Superb Acting...

By detrichwong
The high box office numbers for IM2 are a very sad signal, because it essentially tells Hollywood that a completely awful script & storyline can still make money if you make up for it by spending...

Would have been incredible in IMAX 3D :)

By Ajlina
I saw a lot of potential for 3D. This film was a lot of fun. All the leads were good. Rourke does an amazing job. Johansson's fight scenes are very cool - she is stunning in this film. Robert is...

Iron Man 2: The IMAX Experience

By movie_mania16
Robert Downey Jr. is so funny in this movie. For people that haven't seen Iron Man, you need to see the first one to watch the second. Even though there was action it was an all time comedy....

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Rated PG-13 | For Some Language, Intense Sci-Fi Action and Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 13+ Downey whips out the big guns, sexy banter in fun sequel.
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