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Finally, a great review of Iron Man 2 from a respected source

By idaflo | May 9th, 2010 | No Comments » 

I liked the first movie and have read very mixed reviews up to this point on it’s sequel.  Looking forward to this one.

Robert Downey Jr. is perfect in the part, impossible for me to imagine anyone else as Tony Stark.

Iron Man 2: A Love Letter to Ronald Reagan?

The film is a big, brash, exciting, and brainy adventure, supercharged by its love for core American values.

May 7, 2010 – by John Boot at Pajamas Media

America just might have found itself its truest superhero. Who needs Superman when there’s Iron Man 2? Tony Stark isn’t just a patriot and a lifesaver. He’s bold, he’s clever, he’s rich, he’s a capitalist individualist defender of property rights. And he likes to give speeches surrounded by dancing girls.

Iron Man was fun but Iron Man 2 is even better, with a script (by Justin Theroux) so laced with wit that it if you took away the fireballs and just had actors reading it on a bare stage like a Noel Coward piece, it would still be an entertaining evening….(continue reading here)

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