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So Robert Downey, Jr. Was a Top While in Jail?

Nicholas Snow | Posted 04.24.2015 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

In this episode of Nicholas Snow Live, Leslie Jordan of Will & Grace fame, talks about that time he was in jail with the Iron Man himself, Robert Downey, Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. Comes To The Rescue Of Kid Who Had A Rough Day

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 04.24.2015 | Good News

Leave it up to Iron Man Robert Downey Jr. to save the day. Earlier this week, a boy named Aidan was having a bad day, so his mother, who uses the ...

Marvelverse at A Crossroads Leads the Way In A Big Year for Genre Franchises

William Bradley | Posted 04.19.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

In a movie year marked by a raft of famous genre franchises, the Marvelverse is set once again to lead the way. What Marvel calls its interlocking "Marvel Cinematic Universe" features the return of the Avengers, and a quirky new title, Ant-Man, coming on July 17.

Robert Downey Jr Is 50! Happy Birthday Iron Man. We Chart the Highs, the Lows and the Comeback

High50 | Posted 04.08.2015 | Fifty
High50

Where to start with Robert Downey Jr? He's fought drugs and depression and is now the star of the Iron Man franchise and the highest paid actor in Hollywood. Robert Downey Jr is going from strength to strength having turned 50 this week.

What It's Like To Be Muslim In The Entertainment Industry

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.08.2015 | Religion

Actor Faran Tahir has played his fair share of criminals. One of the most high-profile was the archvillain Raza, who Tahir played alongside Robert Dow...

Boy Gets His Very Own 'Iron Man' Bionic Arm -- From Tony Stark

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.13.2015 | Good News

A boy who was born with a partially developed arm was recently given a special “Iron Man”-themed prosthetic limb -- from none other than Tony Star...

Gary Snyder | Posted 03.27.2015 | Business
Gary Snyder

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Robert Downey Jr. Wins Big At People's Choice Awards

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 03.09.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Robert Downey Jr. was seeing double at the People's Choice Awards. The star of "The Judge" and "Iron Man" picked up the trophies ...

Dad Makes Iron Man Costume For His Preemie Son In The Hospital 'To Help Him Feel Brave'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 11.07.2014 | Parents

Dad Eric Hart's 4-month-old son Collier was born premature with underdeveloped lungs and has spent his entire life thus far in the hospital. For Colli...

Take Care and Iron Man Actress Leslie Bibb on Romantic Comedies, Women in Film, and the Acting Process

Quora | Posted 12.20.2014 | Entertainment
Quora

I love a good Romantic Comedy. I really do. I typically go for a forties or fifties rom com. A good black and white with Cary Grant, a little Hepburn, Jimmy Stewart. They made great movies back then.

Even Superheroes Shouldn't Fly Drunk

Jason Powers | Posted 12.12.2014 | Entertainment
Jason Powers

Of all the superheroes out there, Iron Man has taken on the worst of the bad guys. But only the most dedicated "Iron Man" aficionados know that Tony Stark had to defeat his own personal arch villain -- He had to defeat the bottle.

The MovieFilm Podcast: Gone Girl, Star Wars Rebels, and David Dobkin on The Judge

Zaki Hasan | Posted 12.09.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

In this week's show, the guys make plans to leave Gotham, discuss whether Robert Downey Jr. will/should make another Iron Man movie, and the news that Paul Feig has signed on to direct an all-female Ghostbusters cast.

14 Reasons Why Captain America: The Winter Soldier Is the Best Pop Movie of the Year

William Bradley | Posted 09.27.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The release of Captain America: The Winter Soldier this month on disc and download reminds of what a terrific film it is. With some competition from its delightful Marvel Studios sibling, Guardians of the Galaxy, it's the best pop movie of the year.

You Won't See 'Iron Man 4' Anytime Soon

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 09.08.2014 | Entertainment

After months of talking in circles about whether "Iron Man 3" would conclude Robert Downey Jr.'s tenure as Tony Stark, the actor confirmed in an inter...

Breaking Bad, Sherlock, and Television's Golden Age of Anti-Heroes

William Bradley | Posted 09.03.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Whether all these figures are anti-heroes, or in some cases something else entirely, is an interesting question. As is the question of why anti-heroes are so important in quality television. Short form answer is that they match the times. It's a mostly cynical and sour era, with little faith in institutions or, generally speaking, leaders.

Captain Conservative vs. the Marvel Universe

Robert Brenner | Posted 10.11.2014 | Comedy
Robert Brenner

Captain Conservative here. By day, I'm a mild mannered cable TV reporter for Fox News. By night, I'm a masked vigilante fighting for truth, justice, and traditional family values. And my bionic eyes don't like what they see going on in the Marvel Universe.

Here's Nearly Every Easter Egg From The Marvel Movies

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment

In its movies, Marvel loves throwing subtle -- sometimes not-quite-so subtle -- nods to comics, television shows and other films in its expansive cata...

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror ... and the Saturn Goes to ....

Pamela Glasner | Posted 09.20.2014 | Entertainment
Pamela Glasner

You need to know about The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films, and the award it annually bestows upon those deemed the best at doing all that, and more: The Saturn.

Even With California's Legislature on Summer Vacation, Things Keep Perking in Jerry Brown World

William Bradley | Posted 09.06.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

With the California legislature off on a month's vacation beginning with the 4th of July weekend, it's a period in California politics in which several matters are poised awaiting resolution; namely, policy on water, high-speed rail, and space, the state controller's race, and Governor Jerry Brown's future.

Meet the Tony Stark of Cardboard

VisualNews.com | Posted 08.18.2014 | Arts
VisualNews.com

Taiwanese student Kai-Xiang Xhong is a cardboard master. He's been slicing up old boxes and building 3D sculptures that are strikingly realistic (well, besides being obviously made of brown cardboard). His Ironman suit is a prime example.

Obama Replaces Eric Shinseki With Gwyneth Paltrow

Spencer Green | Posted 08.02.2014 | Comedy
Spencer Green

"Ms. Paltrow's harrowing experiences in combating Internet criticism will certainly be invaluable when it comes to helping our own combat veterans."

Mad Men To the Moon: Classic Series Returned To Form in 2014

William Bradley | Posted 07.27.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Why is an episode about victory named after one of the most famous defeats in world history? Is it because the crushing blow to Napoleon proved to be a smashing victory for the British Empire and its allies?

Special Operations Forces May Get 'Iron Man' Suit

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 05.21.2014 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — In the 2008 movie "Iron Man," the main character becomes a superhero after building a suit of armor with an exoskeleton that give...

The MovieFilm Podcast: Talking Godzilla! Plus Jon Favreau on Chef

Zaki Hasan | Posted 07.20.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

Join us for a spoiler-rific discussion of Gareth Edward's take on the king of the monsters, Godzilla.

Week in Film: Neighbors, Chef and more

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.09.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Neighbors may not be a particularly well-thought-out film (huge third-act problems). But it has some of the biggest sustained laughs of the summer.