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After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.

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Directed by

Jon Favreau

Written by

Art Marcum (Screenplay)
Matt Holloway (Screenplay)
Stan Lee (Characters)
Larry Lieber (Characters)
Jack Kirby (Characters)
Don Heck (Characters)

Runtime

126 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Heroes aren't born. They're built.

Cast

Keywords

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Lists

#406 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#70 on The 100 best sci-fi movies TimeOut

#639 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Visual Effects John Nelson

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Sound Editing Christopher Boyes