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'Iron Man 2' Has Already Earned $120 Million

'Iron Man 2' Has Already Earned $120 Million

Iron Man 2 is cleaning up at the box office!

With the widest initial release in history (the film opened in 4380 theaters), the sequel has already earned $121 million!

Iron Man 2 is currently open in 53 countries worldwide. According to Deadline, the film is predicted to make between $155 and $160 million opening weekend, which could top The Dark Knight‘s amazing performance of $158.4 million.

WILL YOU SEE Iron Man 2 this weekend – YAY or NAY?

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Posted to: Box Office, Gwyneth Paltrow, Mickey Rourke, Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson

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  • Jazz

    Yay! I saw it last week and loved it!

  • the truth

    Yes I’m going to see it .All the cast seem to have fun doing it. And love Robert Downey Jr. he’s funny.

  • http://@tontond Antonella

    YES, I WATCHED IT TWO TIMES AND I LOVED! <3

  • http://SheTotallyRocks emmy

    I’m on exams!! but as soon as I finish them I will obviously go for it
    LOVE Robert Downey Jr.!

  • scrug

    yet saw and it ‘s not as good than the first movie!

  • trish

    Yessssssssssssssss! love love Robert D!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • http://@tontond Antonella

    And, I am so proud of the cast! They are all amazing. They made a WONDERFUL job.
    I’ll watch it again next week.

  • Anderson

    I will watch it of course!

  • http://entertainmentalley.com N.

    Can’t wait to see it. I’ll be going Saturday morning with my son. We both LOVED the first one.

    entertainmentalley.com

  • melissa

    it’s f*cking robert downey jr! of course I’m going to see it

  • Movie Watcher

    @THIS IS ROBERTS MOVIE …: Agree, it’s Rob’s film but Paltrow didn’t want to do this movie. Rob convinced her to do it and she wasn’t the director’s first choice for Pepper Potts. She lucked out when Rachel McAdams turned down the role. This movie would have been a hit regardless of whether Paltrow was in it in or not.

  • Ben

    @THIS IS ROBERTS MOVIE …: Gwyneth Paltry has no bearing on the success of these films. Her role is like Natalie Portman’s in Star Wars — easily interchangeable and played by a wide variety of actresses. She should be kissing Jon Favreau’s ass for giving her this part.

  • Next

    Yes, everyone I know loved Scarlett as Black Widow.

  • rabbit

    I saw it. Good but not as good as the first. Would have liked to have seen the storyline developed more for BW.

  • jingles

    Not bad but it lags in the middle.
    Agree, a lot of actresses could have played GP’s role. SJ’s too.

  • eightball

    @THIS IS ROBERTS MOVIE …: It doesn’t take a genius to figure out a big action film based on a popular Comic franchise will probably be a hit.

  • oh my

    Sam Rockwell was fantastic!

  • pr guy

    @Ben: RDJ’s too. It resurrected her career.

  • Julie

    Yes i watched it in France!!So great, i love it!!Can’t wait for Iron man 3!!!

  • Bigz

    The guys were great. Gwyneth sleep walked through her role. Scarlett can’t act but she was good eye candy.

  • asfd

    Mickey is an excellent villain.
    The women looked hot although G.P. could pass for Scarlett’s mother.

  • franknbeans

    Fun but clichéd.

  • yes!

    Scarlett kicked ass!

  • Lindsay’s Tatas

    Yes, Johansson in a cat suit will put butts in cinemas.

  • meh

    my mom likes the movie. enough said

  • I n F a m o u s l y C o o l..

    @Movie Watcher: ..huh?! i believe Paltrow was the first choice, Favreau called her. and before even filming 1 she signed a multi film deal.. so she had no choice but to film 2, and 3, and whatever other movies in the genre that Marvel wants. so you saying
    Robert or ANYONE else had to talk her into returning is fcuking ridiculous, and completely stupid cause you’re obviously typing out your ass. ahahahahahahahahaaa..
    ~
    …anyways.. every fanboy on every comicbookmovie site is saying the same thing.. ‘good movie, not really better than iron man 1. and definitely not better than The Dark Knight.
    ~
    …i bought my tickets on money, so i’ve been waiting all week to see it, and sat cant come any faster. i even had to force myself not to watch it online! hahahahahahaha..

  • Comic Con

    @I n F a m o u s l y C o o l..: You’re wrong. It’s very common knowledge that Paltrow was not the first choice to be Pepper Potts. I’ve followed the casting from day one and anyone who has knows Rachel McAdams turned down the part. Just like they know Emily Blunt was the first choice to play Black Widow. Paltrow has also given interviews where she’s talked about how Downey convinced her to take the part and asked her if she wanted to make a movie that people would actually go see. Google it. It’s been documented in numerous interviews. Most of the cast signed a multi-film deal, that’s common btw and usually to the advantage of the studio when negotiating terms.

  • http://ChelCatipon Chelsea

    I watched Iron Man 2 a few days ago. I LOVED IT. It was beyond my expectations ♥

  • marebear

    BE SURE to stay for the THRILLING “EXTRA” SCENE at the END of all the credits!

    If you LEFT during the credits…YOU MISSED IT!

  • Rose

    watching it tonight, yay!

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