Articles Tagged ‘Robert Downey Jr.’

The Conversation: Lindsay Lohan

Long Island’s prodigal daughter has once again run afoul of the law after being on probation and failing a drug test. Now she may face…

Interview: Robert Downey Jr. and Scarlett Johansson

While Robert Downey Jr. can be as elusive as Teflon when dodging enemies in Iron Man 2, pinning him down during a press interrogation can…

Movie Review: Iron Man 2

Returning to the screen in excessively ostentatious self-congratulatory mode, the over-wrought and flashy Iron Man 2 could have used a bit of oiling to smooth out its more than clunky attitude. Turning up again less as a sequel than as footage retrieved from the first film’s cutting room floor, Iron Man 2 virtually discards back story for brashly assumed bragging rights. And while crafting the hyperactive follow-up in lazy mode, director Jon Favreau and screenwriter Justin Theroux (Tropic Thunder) seem to have forgotten that show-and-tell spectacles need to show as well.

Robert Downey Jr.

Whether impersonating Sherlock Holmes or Iron Man—or any other screen icon, for that matter—Robert Downey Jr. never fails to serve up his humor with a…

The Geek Fest Returns: Comic-Con Rages On

Robert Downey Jr. said he wish he could don a Mexican wrestling mask and stroll the Comic-Con floor to check out all the collectible toys and geeky-cool stuff. Peter Jackson joked about ducking out of a discussion with director James Cameron — which drew thousands of fans to the San Diego Convention Center’s largest meeting hall — to walk the floor with fewer crowds.