September 24, 2013
RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: Iron Man 3, Doctor Who, and More
We've always covered the biggest movies coming out on home video for RT on DVD, but in years past, TV coverage has been limited to just a handful of releases we thought were particularly notable. Now that the Rotten Tomatoes TV Zone is up and running, you can expect to see a lot more television showing up here, and it all begins this week with Iron Man 3, Room 237, Hannibal Season 1, and the complete seventh series of the BBC's Doctor Who, plus more. Click through for the full list.
September 2, 2013
Digital Multiplex: Iron Man 3, The Bling Ring, and More
This week in streaming video, we've got the third installment of a popular Marvel franchise, Sofia Coppola's latest, a tense thriller, and Sarah Polley's doc about family secrets and storytelling. Read on to find out what's available to watch right now.
May 5, 2013
Box Office Guru Wrapup: Iron Man 3 Soars Above the Rest
Tony Stark obliterated the competition as the much-anticipated super hero sequel Iron Man 3 generated the second biggest opening weekend in box office history and also became the top-grossing global blockbuster of 2013. Domestic audiences spent a jaw-dropping $175.3M this weekend, according to estimates, seeing the third installment in the Marvel franchise including grosses from Thursday night shows starting at 9:00pm. Playing in 4,253 theaters, the PG-13 actioner averaged a scorching $41,218 per location and was helped by surcharges for the 3D conversion.
May 3, 2013
Iron Man 3 Interviews: Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr. is Iron Man. And Senior Editor Grae Drake finds out that he loves Rotten Tomatoes, movies, and opening refrigerator doors. He also receives extra points for his West Coast Avengers tee shirt casually laid underneath his superstar cardigan.
May 2, 2013
Total Recall: Robert Downey, Jr.'s Best Movies
With more than 50 movies listed in his filmography, Iron Man 3 star Robert Downey, Jr. has obviously had his share of ups and downs, but we'd argue that the positives outnumber the negatives; in fact, the lowest-rated film on the top 10 we assembled for this week's Total Recall boasts an 83 percent Tomatometer rating. With so many well-reviewed films jostling for a spot, there are bound to be some surprising omissions, as well as a few obscure inclusions -- so what say we get down to business and find out what they are by taking a look at the cream of the crop, shall we?
May 1, 2013
Iron Man 3 Interviews: Gwyneth Paltrow
In the third installment of our special five-part series, Gwyneth Paltrow ruminates on Pepper Potts' many virtues, how her co-stars might need to train with her physical fitness guru Tracy Anderson, and how avoiding gluten might have changed the entire outcome of this trilogy.
May 1, 2013
Iron Man 3 Interviews: Don Cheadle
In the second installment of our special five part series celebrating the release of Iron Man 3, Senior Editor Grae Drake talks to Don Cheadle. In a bid to blackmail Robert Downey Jr. into continuing to play the role of Tony Stark, Cheadle reveals all of RDJ's secrets. And they talk about how Grae is short one arc reactor.
May 1, 2013
Iron Man 3 Interviews: Rebecca Hall & Guy Pearce
Grae Drake powers up her own personal arc reactor to speak to the cast of Iron Man 3. In the first installment of our special five part series, Guy Pearce discusses what he does in his front yard that perplexes the neighbors, and Rebecca Hall shares what she thinks the inside of her brain looks like.
May 1, 2013
Iron Man 3 Interviews: Ben Kingsley
Once convinced he won't be accused of sexual harassment, Sir Ben Kingsley finally takes a peek at Grae Drake's arc reactor. Then he talks about what Ghandi, Shakespeare, and The Mandarin have in common. And what would he summon to him like Iron Man's armor? Bet you can't guess.
April 25, 2013
Tomatometer Watch: Iron Man 3
It's only been a year since The Avengers assembled and saved the world, but Robert Downey Jr. is itching to put on his Mark III britches. With premieres already in the UK and New Zealand, Iron Man 3 continues its global rollout, premiering in several more European contries tomorrow, and all leading up to the May 3 release date in Tony Stark's own United States.
May 2, 2011
Kevin Feige Talks Upcoming Marvel Movies
Marvel's Kevin Feige has a busy summer coming, what with "Thor" and "Captain America" arriving in theaters -- and in this interview, he looks further ahead, to "Iron Man 3," "The Avengers," "Doctor Strange, and "Ant-Man."
March 7, 2011
Shane Black Talks Iron Man 3
Shane Black has started talking about his plans for "Iron Man 3," which he says will be a "Clancy-style thriller" that won't need to make room for crossover characters.
February 17, 2011
Shane Black WILL Direct Iron Man 3
The ever secretive Marvel Studios is in final negotiations with Shane Black to direct Iron Man 3 set to be released on May 3, 2013. As you know, IM1 and IM2 director Jon Favreau begged off to helm Magic Kingdom at Disney so his relationship with the franchise ran its course. Shane is first and foremost a writer but it's not clear whether he'll be penning the IM3 script as well.
December 15, 2010
Who Should Direct Iron Man 3?
Now that we know Jon Favreau won't return to direct "Iron Man 3," the folks at Superhero Hype -- who know a thing or two about superhero movies -- have assembled a list of suitable candidates to take over the job.
December 14, 2010
Jon Favreau Passes on Iron Man 3
Remember the other day, when Jon Favreau was telling MTV he doesn't really have any idea what's going to happen in "Iron Man 3"? Turns out it's because he isn't directing it.