Everything Wrong With Iron Man 2

Hot on the heels of pointing out everything wrong with the original Iron Man film, the folks at CinemaSins have passed their fine toothed combs over the sequel, finding a mountain of errors that even a robotic supersuit can't fix. » 4/26/13 1:40pm 4/26/13 1:40pm

How Hollywood Captures Its Most Insane and Incredible Chase Scenes…

If you've seen a Jerry Bruckheimer or JJ Abrams film—like, ever—you've witnessed the handiwork of the Russian Arm. You can thank this robotic, gyroscopicallly-stabilized camera crane for filming some of the most famous car chases in the last three decades. » 9/14/11 11:30am 9/14/11 11:30am

The Making of Tony Stark's Incredible Interfaces

More than his vast fortune or rocket-soled boots or even Pepper Potts, the thing I envy most about Tony Stark are his computers. Here's a video of how motion design company Prologue perfected Tony's fantastic holographic interfaces. » 7/03/10 2:00pm 7/03/10 2:00pm

Buy the Iron Man 2 Suitcase Suit...Sans Suitcase and Iron

Forget t-shirts. Remember the Iron Man 2 suitcase scene? (It was the best, worst, most ludicrous part of the film.) Now that suit actually exists, minus every technology of note, for motorcycle riding! Price TBA. [Universal Designs via ChipChik] » 6/11/10 9:24am 6/11/10 9:24am

You Should Probably Avoid the Iron Man 2 T-Shirt

Unless you go to the gym regularly, and can defend yourself against wannabe supervillains wanting to kick your ass for wearing an Iron Man t-shirt. [Likecool] » 6/10/10 7:20pm 6/10/10 7:20pm

Iron Man Nikes Light Up Like Tony Stark's Arc Reactor

Somewhere, in a market brimming with plastic arc reactors and cologne bottles, there is a gap just waiting to be exploited. Custom-sneakers people Diversitile seized that opportunity and will be selling these Iron Man Nikes very, very soon. » 5/31/10 10:00am 5/31/10 10:00am

Interview: The Man Who Really Built Iron Man

If you don't know the name Shane Mahan, that's your loss. He's the real Tony Stark, the practical effects wizard leading the team who constructed the actual Iron Man suit for the Iron Man movies. And he's a great interviewee: » 5/07/10 6:00pm 5/07/10 6:00pm

The Spectacular Gadgets of Iron Man 2

We have three clips for you—three very awesome clips, not only of Tony Stark's toys, but the before and after visual effects shots that you'll need to convince your brain that they aren't real. However, they're kinda spoileresque. » 5/07/10 8:36am 5/07/10 8:36am

Iron Man 2 Review

"Rhodey, get down!" And with those words, a one-second effect, a secret Iron Man weapon that was so stunning and so unexpected and so well rendered, forced the audience to make a noise I'd never heard a group make before: » 5/05/10 12:00pm 5/05/10 12:00pm

The Best DIY Arc Reactor Yet

A three volt battery pack may not be enough to power Iron Man's armor, but it's all the juice you need for this incredible home-made arc reactor. And if you don't believe me, just check out the instruction manual. » 5/04/10 8:00pm 5/04/10 8:00pm

Iron Man 2 Takes That Won't Be In Theaters

Click to viewMy favorite part about these Iron Man 2 alternate takes is that I can picture Robert Downey, Jr. actually saying most of them. My second-favorite part, obviously: MASK-O! [CollegeHumor] » 5/04/10 5:20pm 5/04/10 5:20pm

Iron Man 2 iPhone Game Seems A Bit Overpriced

The graphics are lovely, the controls are pretty decent, and the game's rather fun. But the Iron Man 2 iPhone app still seems a bit overpriced at seven bucks. Either way, it's available now and looks like this: » 5/04/10 1:00am 5/04/10 1:00am

Watch It: The Iron Man 2 Briefcase Suit Scene

Remember the briefcase-transforming Iron Man suit from the last 2 seconds of the recent trailer? Here's a full minute of that scene. Spoiler alert: It's totally awesome. » 5/03/10 5:40pm 5/03/10 5:40pm

Is Iron Man 2 Inspired By Bill Gates and Steve Jobs?

Current events often lurk below the surface of fantastical films—it's no secret, for example, that Avatar reflected America's unsavory imperialism (/Pocohontas?) Early audiences of Iron Man 2 are noticing a slightly less predictable allegory: Jobs vs. Gates. » 5/01/10 10:00am 5/01/10 10:00am

Be Iron Man (In Your Computer Monitor)

For Transformers, augmented reality allowed us to wear Optimus Prime's head. For Iron Man 2, the shamefully enjoyable promotion gets better: You can now wear the mask, see yourself in Stark's HUD and record it. Go forth and daydream. [IronMan2] » 4/23/10 9:22am 4/23/10 9:22am

Iron Man Wannabe Builds His Own J.A.R.V.I.S. For $691.98

Click to viewChad Barraford has designed a "digital life assistant" who recognizes him, cooks hot dogs, and alerts his friends when he has a migraine. Unlike Tony Stark's J.A.R.V.I.S. though, this one only cost $691.98 to build. » 4/06/10 10:40pm 4/06/10 10:40pm

Why Tony Stark Needs Almost Two Minutes To Enter a Building

Click to viewAs this clip from the upcoming Iron Man 2 movie shows, Tony Stark requires nearly two minutes to actually enter a building—or in this case the Stark Expo stage. His probable excuse for the wait is great though. » 4/04/10 8:00pm 4/04/10 8:00pm

Badass Tron Legacy and Iron Man 2 iPad Wallpapers

The iPad itself looks OK, but it has a drab, pansy background. So we picked the two movies that we're the most shamelessly excited about and resized their images (to 768x1024) for you: Tron Legacy and Iron Man 2. » 4/02/10 5:57pm 4/02/10 5:57pm

Director Jon Favreau Is Satisfied With Iron Man 2

The first Iron Man 2 trailer made my jaw drop and the second one made me drool, but this little tweet made me dance around my room like a giddy child. One step closer to seeing that tech-filled masterpiece. [Twitter] » 4/01/10 11:40pm 4/01/10 11:40pm