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Robert Downey Jr is contemplating the end of his run playing Iron Man and directing a Halloween style horror movie

Apr. 16, 2013by:

We all knew there would be a time when Robert Downey Jr. would no longer play Tony Stark. With IRON MAN 3 clearly focusing on the character tackling major internal issues about himself as a man and a hero, we know the end is near for this hero getting his own series of films. I can imagine Downey playing the character in cameos for years and maybe continue to appear in AVENGERS sequels for years to come, but this may be the beginning of the end for solo Iron man movies.

In the latest issue of GQ, Downey discussed the injury he suffered during filming IRON MAN 3 and what he envisions for the future:

"It got me thinking about how big the message from your cosmic sponsor needs to be before you pick it up," he tells GQ in a new cover profile. "How many genre movies can I do? How many follow-ups to a successful follow-up are actually fun? I come from a family of very innovative writers and directors and actors and artists, and the circle of friends they were in were the people I heard having pun-offs playing poker at two in the morning, and it was just the most comforting aspect of my childhood. So there's this kind of legacy of souls from what I consider to be a very particular time in entertainment, and I'm sensing a return to that."

Downey also confirmed in the same story that he was paid $50 million to be in THE AVENGERS, a huge sum of money for even the absolute top paid actors in Hollywood. Without the success of the IRON MAN films, there would be no Marvel Cinematic Universe. But, if Downey elects to step away from the franchise, should the role be recast? Can anyone play Tony Stark as effectively as he has?

Downey has plans to do smaller films, including a film he describes as being tonally similar to HALLOWEEN, which he plans to direct and star in as a reporter on the run. Downey has come all the way from the brink of Hollywood self-destruction to become one, if not the biggest star in movies today. I would be willing to watch him do anything now as long as he is doing it because he loves it. I would hate to see him leave this role, but we all have to go sometimes.

IRON MAN 3 opens everywhere on May 3, 2013.

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12:42PM on 04/17/2013

Sad to see him go, but love to watch him leave... and do other stuff, cause the guys awesome.

My predictions is they will kill him off in Avengers 2 and then avenge him in Avengers 3. I mean that's classic trilogy format. #1 ends with hope, #2 ends in limbo, #3 restores hope. Life is golden. Either way they go, I'll be watching.

To RDJ! That classy mother f**ker!
My predictions is they will kill him off in Avengers 2 and then avenge him in Avengers 3. I mean that's classic trilogy format. #1 ends with hope, #2 ends in limbo, #3 restores hope. Life is golden. Either way they go, I'll be watching.

To RDJ! That classy mother f**ker!
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11:34AM on 04/17/2013

Other ways to go.

I don't see a need to reboot anything. As others have mentioned, there is no real reason why Tony Stark has to be Iron Man. Tony Stark could die or lead SHIELD and by doing that, RDJ can safely exit stage right or he could play Tony Stark in cameos and extended cameos for decades. I think RDJ would be willing to take $20 million dollar paychecks for a couple of weeks work every year or two. (I would.)
I don't see a need to reboot anything. As others have mentioned, there is no real reason why Tony Stark has to be Iron Man. Tony Stark could die or lead SHIELD and by doing that, RDJ can safely exit stage right or he could play Tony Stark in cameos and extended cameos for decades. I think RDJ would be willing to take $20 million dollar paychecks for a couple of weeks work every year or two. (I would.)
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10:06AM on 04/17/2013

Other ways to go.

I don't see a need to reboot anything. As others have mentioned, there is no real reason why Tony Stark has to be Iron Man. Tony Stark could die or lead SHIELD and by doing that, RDJ can safely exit stage right or he could play Tony Stark in cameos and extended cameos for decades. I think RDJ would be willing to take $20 million dollar paychecks for a couple of weeks work every year or two. (I would.)
I don't see a need to reboot anything. As others have mentioned, there is no real reason why Tony Stark has to be Iron Man. Tony Stark could die or lead SHIELD and by doing that, RDJ can safely exit stage right or he could play Tony Stark in cameos and extended cameos for decades. I think RDJ would be willing to take $20 million dollar paychecks for a couple of weeks work every year or two. (I would.)
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9:12AM on 04/17/2013
Aw shit - I don't think anyone else can play the smarmy, good-hearted, awesome, one-liners in your face hilarity like RDJ. There's something so likable about him
Aw shit - I don't think anyone else can play the smarmy, good-hearted, awesome, one-liners in your face hilarity like RDJ. There's something so likable about him
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2:03AM on 04/17/2013

I hope RDJ sticks around the MCU...

...at least through the end of Phase 3. That would mean RDJ reprising his signature role in Iron Man 4 and Avengers 3, which I feel would be a respectable stopping point for both the actor and this iteration of Tony Stark. There's something that just feels right about a 3-Phase story arc involving RDJ, each beginning with a solo Iron Man adventure and ending with an epic Avengers battle royale. With 8 appearances as Tony Stark (including the cameo in The Incredible Hulk), RDJ would leave a
...at least through the end of Phase 3. That would mean RDJ reprising his signature role in Iron Man 4 and Avengers 3, which I feel would be a respectable stopping point for both the actor and this iteration of Tony Stark. There's something that just feels right about a 3-Phase story arc involving RDJ, each beginning with a solo Iron Man adventure and ending with an epic Avengers battle royale. With 8 appearances as Tony Stark (including the cameo in The Incredible Hulk), RDJ would leave a rich, lasting legacy as the character he will be forever identified with, and reward fans with a badass Iron Man library of films to be treasured and enjoyed forever.
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1:21AM on 04/17/2013

If Marvel plays it's cards right...

Iron Man can be like the Marvel version of the James Bond franchise...keep doing adventure stories with new guys in the role that bring new flavor every X amount of years after the original actor has had his arch.

Downey's Stark would be to Connery's Bond...and go from there...
Iron Man can be like the Marvel version of the James Bond franchise...keep doing adventure stories with new guys in the role that bring new flavor every X amount of years after the original actor has had his arch.

Downey's Stark would be to Connery's Bond...and go from there...
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1:12AM on 04/17/2013

Eventually...

the Avengers will have to be rebooted with younger actors.
the Avengers will have to be rebooted with younger actors.
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1:00AM on 04/17/2013

Obviously...

Don Cheadle can play Iron Man while Robert Downey Jr. can continue to play Tony Stark.
Don Cheadle can play Iron Man while Robert Downey Jr. can continue to play Tony Stark.
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11:46PM on 04/16/2013

It's sad but inevitable

Neither RDJ nor Hugh Jackman are getting any younger and it's a lot harder to get into superhero-type shape once you pass the big four-oh. I'm not surprised they're thinking about hanging up the costumes and moving on to other projects.
Once RDJ decides he's done, I hope Marvel/Disney just replace the actor, James Bond-style, without going into yet another origins tale.
Neither RDJ nor Hugh Jackman are getting any younger and it's a lot harder to get into superhero-type shape once you pass the big four-oh. I'm not surprised they're thinking about hanging up the costumes and moving on to other projects.
Once RDJ decides he's done, I hope Marvel/Disney just replace the actor, James Bond-style, without going into yet another origins tale.
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10:54PM on 04/16/2013
Downey Jr as Iron Man I think possibly gives every other actor who's played a superhero character a run for their money as being the best actor to play a superhero.

I can understand Downey Jr. growing weary of the role after playing him five times already after only a few years. The guy is so good at being Tony Stark that he IS Tony Stark in my opinion.

Downey Jr is my favorite actor of all time and as much as I love him in the Iron Man films, I would love to see him get back to doing
Downey Jr as Iron Man I think possibly gives every other actor who's played a superhero character a run for their money as being the best actor to play a superhero.

I can understand Downey Jr. growing weary of the role after playing him five times already after only a few years. The guy is so good at being Tony Stark that he IS Tony Stark in my opinion.

Downey Jr is my favorite actor of all time and as much as I love him in the Iron Man films, I would love to see him get back to doing some indies and some comedies, even though he is brilliant in the Iron Man films and Sherlock Holmes films.

If he needs a break then make Iron Man 3 the last final solo hoorah for Tony and just bring him back to cameo in other solo Avenger films and have him back fully in Avengers 2 and 3. By doing this Downey Jr gets a well deserved break and can go on doing other films and genres, while still coming back for future films. But knowing Downey Jr. and Whedon, I would not be surprised to see Tony Stark have a meaningful death in a future Avengers film.

As far as recasting...way too soon. It would be Amazing Spider Man all over again.
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9:42PM on 04/16/2013
It'd be sad to not see him as Tony Stark. It's like Hugh Jackman not being Wolverine. As for extra tidbit, Johnny Depp.
It'd be sad to not see him as Tony Stark. It's like Hugh Jackman not being Wolverine. As for extra tidbit, Johnny Depp.
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9:12PM on 04/16/2013
Ill be bitterly disappointed when RDJ stops playing Stark ...but on the bright side ...Marvel have a pretty impressive record with casting and recasting ...so when the day comes ...and RDJ is no more Tony Stark ...there's hope ....and if you don't want to lay your faith in Marvel ...changing the actor hasn't failed for James Bond. Id so rather they continue this with new actors than reboot everything.
Ill be bitterly disappointed when RDJ stops playing Stark ...but on the bright side ...Marvel have a pretty impressive record with casting and recasting ...so when the day comes ...and RDJ is no more Tony Stark ...there's hope ....and if you don't want to lay your faith in Marvel ...changing the actor hasn't failed for James Bond. Id so rather they continue this with new actors than reboot everything.
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7:31PM on 04/16/2013

Also, extra tidbit....

... TOO SOON
... TOO SOON
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7:30PM on 04/16/2013
This may sound stupid but couldn't he just do the talking parts and then use cgi and a stuntman for the rest? I really don't understand why his role has to be a physical one.
This may sound stupid but couldn't he just do the talking parts and then use cgi and a stuntman for the rest? I really don't understand why his role has to be a physical one.
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7:29PM on 04/16/2013

DIG IT!!!

I think that if they were going to recast Tony Stark they should go with the man who was their first choice to play the role before RDJ's insurance came through... Sam Rockwell.

I think Sam definitely has what it takes to carry the mantle, he has the swagger and the humor to make that role his own while still staying true to what RDJ has done.
I think that if they were going to recast Tony Stark they should go with the man who was their first choice to play the role before RDJ's insurance came through... Sam Rockwell.

I think Sam definitely has what it takes to carry the mantle, he has the swagger and the humor to make that role his own while still staying true to what RDJ has done.
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8:31PM on 04/16/2013
It'd be weird though since he was in Iron Man 2.
It'd be weird though since he was in Iron Man 2.
7:29PM on 04/16/2013

Downey Jr IS Tony Stark.

I'm imagining RDJ's last big go at Tony Stark would be Avengers 2. Iron Man should not be re-booted or re-imagined. If they continue doing Iron Man movies after Avengers 2, they should write it as a "passing of the torch" thing where someone else other than Tony Stark steps into the suit. You can't re-cast Tony Stark. He's RDJ.
I'm imagining RDJ's last big go at Tony Stark would be Avengers 2. Iron Man should not be re-booted or re-imagined. If they continue doing Iron Man movies after Avengers 2, they should write it as a "passing of the torch" thing where someone else other than Tony Stark steps into the suit. You can't re-cast Tony Stark. He's RDJ.
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7:05PM on 04/16/2013
Bound to happen sometime really, but much like Hugh Jackman & Wolverine, RDJ IS Iron Man & should be proud of that!
Bound to happen sometime really, but much like Hugh Jackman & Wolverine, RDJ IS Iron Man & should be proud of that!
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6:37PM on 04/16/2013

3 Iron Man movies is enough

I don't blame him and honestly let the series end after this movie. Possibly then Downey can just be used for the team up films so they are not as frequent?
I don't blame him and honestly let the series end after this movie. Possibly then Downey can just be used for the team up films so they are not as frequent?
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6:30PM on 04/16/2013
I knew thie would happen eventually, but I'm still sad it's happening. Much like Ford and Indy, Jackman and Wolverine, Depp and Captain Jack Sparrow, Downey Jr. IS Iron Man. More than any other member of the avengers he will be hardest to replace.
I knew thie would happen eventually, but I'm still sad it's happening. Much like Ford and Indy, Jackman and Wolverine, Depp and Captain Jack Sparrow, Downey Jr. IS Iron Man. More than any other member of the avengers he will be hardest to replace.
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6:06PM on 04/16/2013
What someone else said... artists draw the characters different all the time. Find someone good, and keep on keeping on (though maybe slow the pace so we don't get saturated). Even if Stark dies and passes on the suit, I'd be OK. It's called Iron Man even if Stark is not in the suit. Keep going with counter-casting... maybe someone like Cumberbatch? A bit colder and more aloof, but would still work. Or, god forbid, a woman in the Iron Man suit (no tits on the suit please),
What someone else said... artists draw the characters different all the time. Find someone good, and keep on keeping on (though maybe slow the pace so we don't get saturated). Even if Stark dies and passes on the suit, I'd be OK. It's called Iron Man even if Stark is not in the suit. Keep going with counter-casting... maybe someone like Cumberbatch? A bit colder and more aloof, but would still work. Or, god forbid, a woman in the Iron Man suit (no tits on the suit please),
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6:07PM on 04/16/2013
Also, 50 mil is nucking futs.
Also, 50 mil is nucking futs.
5:26PM on 04/16/2013
Can't blame him, playing this character is likely losing its novelty and getting a little stale, good luck to Marvel ever finding an actor to replace him though, will not be easy.
Can't blame him, playing this character is likely losing its novelty and getting a little stale, good luck to Marvel ever finding an actor to replace him though, will not be easy.
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5:25PM on 04/16/2013
He has starred as Iron Man in four movies in five years....no wonder he wants to take a step away.
He has starred as Iron Man in four movies in five years....no wonder he wants to take a step away.
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5:03PM on 04/16/2013

Here's the thing

Obviously Downey Jr will have to bow out at some point, and whilst that will obviously be a very sad for movie-goers and Marvel fans.....the should in no way "reboot" the damn series.

What Marvel is on to here is something quite brilliant. They can re-cast these roles, James Bond style, and continue to tell engaging continuations of these characters without having to hit the damn reset button and taking us back to the start every ten years. We've seen the origins of these heroes now, let's
Obviously Downey Jr will have to bow out at some point, and whilst that will obviously be a very sad for movie-goers and Marvel fans.....the should in no way "reboot" the damn series.

What Marvel is on to here is something quite brilliant. They can re-cast these roles, James Bond style, and continue to tell engaging continuations of these characters without having to hit the damn reset button and taking us back to the start every ten years. We've seen the origins of these heroes now, let's see where they will go instead of telling the same stories over and over.

In comics, characters are drawn by different artists but continue the same stories. As long as each series of actors finish out whatever "Phases" they are involved in, I don't see any issue with the actors being re-cast, but the characters, stories and continuity carry on. It worked perfectly fine for The Hulk already, as much as I was originally against the initial re-cast, the performance and the story won me over for all the right reasons. Different directors could probably put different genre conventions or styles to these separate movies, as different artists do in the comics, but as long as the basics remain the same from Phase to Phase.....that would be a real Marvel Cinematic Universe.

You could even have a director do one-shot stories, very much like the Bond films (Skyfall being an individual entry in the Bond canon, but very much staying keeping in tone with the universe that was built before it). As long as the stories are sound, the characters will persevere.
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4:38PM on 04/17/2013
I dont think it could follow the same formula as Bond.

The Bond movies would ignore continuity every few years. That would be fine for a character like Indiana Jones or Snake Plissken. But for a character build in a world where continuity is the key to their success, you shouldnt treat the character that way.

RDJ will eventually bow out, and with that, the Tony Stark character goes with him. I know it's sad, but reworking the character is too big of a risk that will split the fans like
I dont think it could follow the same formula as Bond.

The Bond movies would ignore continuity every few years. That would be fine for a character like Indiana Jones or Snake Plissken. But for a character build in a world where continuity is the key to their success, you shouldnt treat the character that way.

RDJ will eventually bow out, and with that, the Tony Stark character goes with him. I know it's sad, but reworking the character is too big of a risk that will split the fans like youve never seen. Let the characters age, let them grow, and explore new characters to share the focus letting Stark fade out with respect
5:02PM on 04/16/2013
I don't mind the idea of Nick Fury dying in The Avengers 2 with Stark taking over as the head of SHIELD, that way, we can still get Downey Jr. but he doesn't have to continue being Iron Man. Or...Iron Man dies in The Avengers 2 making Downey happy.
I don't mind the idea of Nick Fury dying in The Avengers 2 with Stark taking over as the head of SHIELD, that way, we can still get Downey Jr. but he doesn't have to continue being Iron Man. Or...Iron Man dies in The Avengers 2 making Downey happy.
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4:50PM on 04/16/2013

say it aint so!

No one, and I mean NO ONE could take his place as Tony Stark, it was his great job with the role that got us to where we are with these Marvel movies, Marvel needs to give him whatever he wants, god knows they can afford it now
No one, and I mean NO ONE could take his place as Tony Stark, it was his great job with the role that got us to where we are with these Marvel movies, Marvel needs to give him whatever he wants, god knows they can afford it now
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6:34PM on 04/16/2013
Same thing was said about Connery, here we have the best Bond yet as our new and current super spy.
Same thing was said about Connery, here we have the best Bond yet as our new and current super spy.
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4:25PM on 04/16/2013

Downey until a Marvel "reboot"

downey is the franchise player. he's they guy they built the whole marvel cinematic team around. but he can't be iron man forever. maybe not even for another 5 years (when is avengers 3 scheduled?). i mean, look at RDJ in iron man 3 compared to iron man 1. he's already aged a lot. we can't have an old man stark (i'm also looking at you too hugh jackman). if they keep this continuity with another actor though, he's just going to come off as an RDJ impression. they're gonna have to reboot the
downey is the franchise player. he's they guy they built the whole marvel cinematic team around. but he can't be iron man forever. maybe not even for another 5 years (when is avengers 3 scheduled?). i mean, look at RDJ in iron man 3 compared to iron man 1. he's already aged a lot. we can't have an old man stark (i'm also looking at you too hugh jackman). if they keep this continuity with another actor though, he's just going to come off as an RDJ impression. they're gonna have to reboot the character for someone else to pick up the suit.
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7:04PM on 04/16/2013
I really don't see Marvel doing a reboot considering how successful these movies have been for them, you reboot when you have nowhere else to go.
I really don't see Marvel doing a reboot considering how successful these movies have been for them, you reboot when you have nowhere else to go.
1:12AM on 04/17/2013
The easiest way to reboot the Avengers would be to introduce the Scarlet Witch in a future movie, say one where they go up against Ultron so they need her probability altering powers. Then have the Scarlet Witch be the villain in the next movie and when the Avengers have her cornered she says "No" and replaces them with younger actors who don't remember being the Avengers. The actors gradually remember who they were and band together to fight villains who are also having to remember who they
The easiest way to reboot the Avengers would be to introduce the Scarlet Witch in a future movie, say one where they go up against Ultron so they need her probability altering powers. Then have the Scarlet Witch be the villain in the next movie and when the Avengers have her cornered she says "No" and replaces them with younger actors who don't remember being the Avengers. The actors gradually remember who they were and band together to fight villains who are also having to remember who they were. It would be like the Star Trek reboot.
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4:08PM on 04/16/2013
Entropy dictates there will never be another actor who can pull off Iron Man as effectively as Robert Downey Jr.
Entropy dictates there will never be another actor who can pull off Iron Man as effectively as Robert Downey Jr.
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4:07PM on 04/16/2013

Totally respect his decision

He's been the character for 4 movies now, going on 5 with Avengers 2. The guy has earned a break from the character. Frankly, I'd like Marvel to chill out period with Iron Man after IM3. Nothing against the character, but there's a huge roster of characters you can give a solo picture for and tie into the cinematic universe. I think in general a break is needed from Iron Man.
As for RDJ, I'd frankly like to see him get into some other films. Not really amped up about this horror movie
He's been the character for 4 movies now, going on 5 with Avengers 2. The guy has earned a break from the character. Frankly, I'd like Marvel to chill out period with Iron Man after IM3. Nothing against the character, but there's a huge roster of characters you can give a solo picture for and tie into the cinematic universe. I think in general a break is needed from Iron Man.
As for RDJ, I'd frankly like to see him get into some other films. Not really amped up about this horror movie idea. But I'd love to see him get into comedy again with something like Due Date.
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7:02PM on 04/16/2013
6 if you include the cameo in The Incredible Hulk
6 if you include the cameo in The Incredible Hulk
4:04PM on 04/16/2013
I get the very real impression that this will be the last Iron Man solo film, and Joss Whedon is going to really fuck with our heartstrings in Avengers 2. So many things were going on in the Avengers that tempted me to think Tony is being set up as a rallying cry for the next time they have to Assemble.
I get the very real impression that this will be the last Iron Man solo film, and Joss Whedon is going to really fuck with our heartstrings in Avengers 2. So many things were going on in the Avengers that tempted me to think Tony is being set up as a rallying cry for the next time they have to Assemble.
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7:30PM on 04/16/2013
Interesting point... and we know how Joss likes to kill him some main characters.
Interesting point... and we know how Joss likes to kill him some main characters.
12:59AM on 04/17/2013
So many little things....that Pepper is the only love interest with a presence in the movie. Cap's line about 'the sacrifice play' ... his stand-off with Loki where he talks up all his teammates, and that lets face it, Iron Man's heroism trumps all the rest of them in the final battle. And finally, just the nature of Tony in these movies...he's on borrowed time with the shrapnel creeping toward his heart.

Its all the things I'd like to think I'D do as a writer if I were planning to kill
So many little things....that Pepper is the only love interest with a presence in the movie. Cap's line about 'the sacrifice play' ... his stand-off with Loki where he talks up all his teammates, and that lets face it, Iron Man's heroism trumps all the rest of them in the final battle. And finally, just the nature of Tony in these movies...he's on borrowed time with the shrapnel creeping toward his heart.

Its all the things I'd like to think I'D do as a writer if I were planning to kill someone major off in the sequel.
3:50PM on 04/16/2013

I Just Hope

He stays on for Avengers 3. He would have a good break from the character between phase 2 and 3 to do something else and evaluate how much he enjoys the role. Plus it would be great to have an extra slot to get more Marvel characters a chance. Still he did a fantastic job turning a somewhat unknown (to the general audience) super hero and making him number 1
He stays on for Avengers 3. He would have a good break from the character between phase 2 and 3 to do something else and evaluate how much he enjoys the role. Plus it would be great to have an extra slot to get more Marvel characters a chance. Still he did a fantastic job turning a somewhat unknown (to the general audience) super hero and making him number 1
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3:49PM on 04/16/2013
Im all for replacing RDJ, he brought a unique intuitive comical and whitty style to Tony Stark, but not what was portrayed in the comics I would like to see a more serious tormented tony starks. I heard talk of John Hamm being a possible front runner.
Im all for replacing RDJ, he brought a unique intuitive comical and whitty style to Tony Stark, but not what was portrayed in the comics I would like to see a more serious tormented tony starks. I heard talk of John Hamm being a possible front runner.
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3:48PM on 04/16/2013

Don't Go Until....

I hope he sticks around for one more solo Iron Man in order to do the Demon in a Bottle storyline. As for a replacement? Off the top of my head, the only way I could see replacing RDJ as Tony Stark/Iron Man would be to accept a tonal change from RDJ's goofy cockiness to a more traditional Clarke Gable/Errol Flynn/Treat Williams type. If that were the case, my top acting pick would be....???
I hope he sticks around for one more solo Iron Man in order to do the Demon in a Bottle storyline. As for a replacement? Off the top of my head, the only way I could see replacing RDJ as Tony Stark/Iron Man would be to accept a tonal change from RDJ's goofy cockiness to a more traditional Clarke Gable/Errol Flynn/Treat Williams type. If that were the case, my top acting pick would be....???
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3:43PM on 04/16/2013
I kinda guessed that Iron Man 3 would be his last Iron Man solo film and Avenger 2 would be his last big gig in the suit. He would reprise the character in cameos and supporting roles in other Marvel films, and even do a few tricks for Avengers 3. But because Marvel has a whole roaster of characters they need to get to, it might be a good idea to shy away from Tony Stark and focus on new and younger guys. Again, he would still appear as the character, just not a lead anymore.

Maybe one day
I kinda guessed that Iron Man 3 would be his last Iron Man solo film and Avenger 2 would be his last big gig in the suit. He would reprise the character in cameos and supporting roles in other Marvel films, and even do a few tricks for Avengers 3. But because Marvel has a whole roaster of characters they need to get to, it might be a good idea to shy away from Tony Stark and focus on new and younger guys. Again, he would still appear as the character, just not a lead anymore.

Maybe one day they can do an Iron Man 4 and have Tony Stark mentoring a new Iron Man (think Batman Beyond). As for now, as long as the movies are good, i'll keep watching them. Keep up the work
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3:41PM on 04/16/2013
It's understandable and inevitable, but I have a hard time picturing anyone else but RDJ filling in the shoes of Tony Stark, since RDJ is Stark. All I can think of is Tom Cruise.
It's understandable and inevitable, but I have a hard time picturing anyone else but RDJ filling in the shoes of Tony Stark, since RDJ is Stark. All I can think of is Tom Cruise.
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3:30PM on 04/16/2013
Too bad. I wonder how he feels about Sherlock Holmes
Too bad. I wonder how he feels about Sherlock Holmes
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3:24PM on 04/16/2013
Obviously the guy can't play the character forever but hopefully he'll stick around a little longer. At least one more solo Iron Man movie. As far as recasting that role, that would be tough!
Obviously the guy can't play the character forever but hopefully he'll stick around a little longer. At least one more solo Iron Man movie. As far as recasting that role, that would be tough!
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