Robert Downey Jr.
Yesterday, Marvel released a teaser image and a Tweet that said Civil War was coming in 2015. At first it seemed like Marvel had lost its head thinking fans would come back for another round of the superhero vs. superhero story, but with news that Robert Downey, Jr. is coming back as Iron Man, there may be more to the teaser than we think.
In previous Marvel panels at the San Diego Comic Con, Robert Downey Jr. has only appeared via video, but today, during the Iron Man Kids Costume Contest, the actor appeared to the surprise of many. Good on you Mr. Downey! Let’s hope the media that were there allowed the kids to have their moment of awesome memory before they crushed them in the rush to get a quote and a shot. via various
I expect with the success of A Game of Throne on HBO, that many movies, and television series will be adopting A Game in their titles over the next year. The brand new Sherlock Holmes movie poster has arrived, where we get the full title, and the release date. via Yahoo! Movies
Warner Bros. has released the first image from the December 16, 2011 sequel to Sherlock Holmes. The movie features Robert Downey, Jr. and Jude Law as Holmes and Watson, and new comer Noomi Rapace. Guy Ritchie helms a new action-packed adventure, following the world’s most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.), and his longtime trusted associate, Dr. Watson (Jude Law), as they match wits with their arch-nemesis, the criminal genius Moriarty (Jared Harris). via Rope of Sllicon
Granted, it doesn’t look like there are any trains in this trailer, but it sure as heck reminds me of the classic Martin/Candy film.
Robert Downey Jr. stopped by the Hasbro booth at the 2010 Toy Fair currently going on in New York City, to show off some of the new Iron Man 2 toys arriving in the coming months.
The Los Angeles Times (yes, it is still around) has news that isn’t good for the Platinum Studios Cowboys and. Aliens movie.Â Robert Downey Jr. won’t be putting on a cowboy hat and fighting it out with visitors from beyond.Â Instead, speculators believe Downey is gearing up for a new Sherlock Holmes film.Â While Jon Favreau appears to still be on board, for now the Iron Man team of director/actor won’t be using their six shooters to stop and alien invasion. While a sequel to Sherlock Holmes would be welcome, with the coming release of Iron Man 2, I can’t
James Cameron’s Avatar – because that is how it will always be remembered, took the top spot over the weekend, bringing in $75 million over the weekend.Â This makes the grand total for the film to date $212 million.Â The Robert Downey Jr. Sherlock Holmes came in second with a respectable $65 million.Â Being stuck in family mode for the entire holiday, I wasn’t able to travel to the local cinema to catch any movies, so I’ll leave it up the commenters to express their thoughts on the two films.