Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Iron Man 3 is Out!


Iron Man 3 Action
Iron Man 3 just hit the US movie theaters last week!   Iron Man 3 stars Robert Downey Jr, as Tony Stark (aka Iron Man) and Gwyneth Paltrow as Pepper Potts.  Under the direction of Shane Black, Iron Man 3 made the second largest North American debut with $175.3m.

Genre
Iron Man 3 is a 2013 American action adventure superhero film featuring the Marvel Comic’s character Iron Man.   

Filming Location
Filmed mostly in North Carolina, with additional shooting in Florida, China and Los Angeles. 

Visual Effects
The film's visual effects were handled by a number of companies, including Scanline VFX, Digital Domain, and Weta Digital.   

Music
Brian Tyler was the primary composer of the music for Iron Man 3. The score was recorded with the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

Reviews 
The reviews have been pretty good!

77% average on the Tomatometer with 83% approval rate!
~Rotten Tomatoes~

“Comic-strip superhero movies are not exactly noted for intelligence, wit or humour. Iron Man 3 is the welcome exception!” 
~Dailymail, UK~

“‘Iron Man 3’ review: Robert Downey Jr. becomes the latest lethal weapon!”  
~The Verge~

"Iron Man 3  Current Score: 3.7.5 
~Kids in Mind~

Insider Knowledge
Recently Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow were on OMG Insider! It is easy to see why audiences love these two!

Besties? How well do they know each other?

 
 

 Language Learning Section
 Listening Practice: How well do they know each other?