| May 5, 2013
| 8:56 AM
"Iron Man 3" surpassed everything except "The Avengers."
The third Tony Stark movie from Disney’s Marvel Studios enjoyed the second-best opening in box-office history, grossing an estimated $175.3 million in its debut weekend, Disney said Sunday....
| Nov 16, 2010
Scarlett Johansson, blonde bombshell star of "Iron Man 2," "Lost in Translation" and the upcoming "Avengers" in 2012, has been named the GQ Babe of the Year.
The magazine writes: "The Megans and Milas and Blakes may come and go with the usual ebb and...
| Mar 12, 2009
| 8:04 AM
Mickey Rourke will wrestle with Tony Stark.
The "Wrestler" star has signed on to play villainous Crimson Dynamo in the "Iron Man" sequel, sources say, which would pit him against Robert Downey Jr. as Stark. The casting had been rumored but not...
| Mar 12, 2009
Sorry, True Believers, you'll have to wait a bit longer for your favorite mighty Marvel superheroes.
"The Avengers," "Thor" and "The First Avenger: Captain America" will be pushed back, according to Variety. "Captain America" will leap from its May...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 4:38 PM
Actress Scarlett Johansson has purchased the Buff & Hensman-designed Wong House in Los Feliz for $2.9 million.
Built in the late '60s, the restored home has walls of glass looking out on the swimming pool, a walled garden off the master bedroom suite and...
| Aug 26, 2010
| 12:42 PM
Robert Downey Jr. reprises the part of Tony Stark, who gets plentiful new use for his superpowered costume, in the Marvel Comics hero's second live-action iteration for the big screen.
Returning director Jon Favreau folds a lot into the adventure, as...
| Sep 4, 2010
It seems as though actress Scarlett Johansson had no sooner sold her old place in the Hollywood Hills than she and her husband, actor Ryan Reynolds, closed on a house in Los Feliz for $2.9 million.
Built in the late '60s, the restored Buff & Hensman-...
| May 14, 2010
Having successfully subsidized world peace, Tony Stark has now become more of a supersized three-ring circus in "Iron Man 2," and that's the crux of this sequel in a nutshell.
Aside from nifty special effects, the original film had star Robert Downey Jr....
| May 20, 2010
Comic books have always been somewhat of an underground culture primarily appreciated by boys and a few self-proclaimed "geeks." Other than some early success in serial shorts such as "Flash Gordon" and "Buck Rogers," movies based on comic books have...
| Jun 14, 2010
Reporting from New York -- One is a movie vixen and theater novice who can currently be seen in the superhero blockbuster "Iron Man 2" — and splashed across the glossy pages of tabloid magazines. The other is a respected theater veteran little known...
| Jul 2, 2010
Late spring, give or take a couple of weeks, traditionally marks the end of the theater season. And while taking stock of the last year, I'd like to make note of a group of plays I caught in Hollywood — Helen Mirren in "Phèdre," Richard Griffiths...