IRON MAN 3 Di­rected by Shane Black. Star­ring Robert Downey Jr, Ben Kings­ley, Guy Pearce, Gwyneth Pal­trow, Don Chea­dle

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Stressed out af­ter his ex­er­tions in The Avengers, the man in the suit (Downey Jr) is faced with a new threat: an anti-Amer­i­can, quasi- Is­lamist ter­ror­ist named The Man­darin (Kings­ley). Shorter and less self-re­gard­ing than most Mar­vel movies, Iron Man 3 is ev­ery bit as zippy as we might ex­pect from Black, the cre­ator of Lethal Weapon and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang. The jokes are strong and Kings­ley is an evil de­light through­out. All you can ex­pect from a Mar­vel movie. 12A cert, gen re­lease, 130 min

Two boys in ru­ral Arkansas make friends with a drifter (McConaughey) and set out to help him re­unite with his true love (Wither­spoon). Over the past few years, Nichols has gath­ered a small, fer­vent fol­low­ing – the very def­i­ni­tion of

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