Best Robert Downey Jr. movies

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Best Robert Downey Jr. movies

TOP 25:
Iron Man 2
Iron Man 2
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2010
With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press and the public to share his technology with the military. Unwilling to let go of his invention, Stark, with Pepper Potts and James 'Rhodey' Rhodes at his side, must forge new alliances – and confront powerful enemies.

TOP 24:
Heart and Souls
Heart and Souls
Character: Thomas Reilly
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Release: 1993
A businessman is reunited with the four lost souls who were his guardian angels during childhood, all with a particular purpose to joining the afterlife.


TOP 23:
Richard III
Richard III
Character: Earl Rivers
Genre: Drama, War
Release: 1995
A murderous lust for the British throne sees Richard III (Ian McKellen) descend into madness. Though the setting is transposed to the 1930s, England is torn by civil war, split between the rivaling houses of York and Lancaster. Richard aspires to a fascist dictatorship, but must first remove the obstacles to his ascension -- among them his brother, his nephews and his brother's wife (Annette Bening). When the Duke of Buckingham (Jim Broadbent) deserts him, Richard's plans are compromised.

TOP 22:
Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin
Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2003
Brilliant, long in-the-works story of the life and art of the world's greatest comedian and the cinema's first genius, Charlie Chaplin. Produced, written and directed by renowned film critic Richard Schickel.

TOP 21:
Iron Man 3
Iron Man 3
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2013
When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.


TOP 20:
A Scanner Darkly
A Scanner Darkly
Character: James Barris
Genre: Animation, Science Fiction, Thriller
Release: 2006
An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.

TOP 19:
Wonder Boys
Wonder Boys
Character: Terry Crabtree
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 2000
Grady is a 50-ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years -- not since he wrote his award winning "Great American Novel" 7 years ago. This weekend proves even worse than he could imagine as he finds himself reeling from one misadventure to another in the company of a new wonder boy author.

TOP 18:
Natural Born Killers
Natural Born Killers
Character: Wayne Gale
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release: 1994
Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.


TOP 17:
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
Character: Sherlock Holmes
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Release: 2011
There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.

TOP 16:
Chef
Chef
Character: Marvin
Genre: Comedy
Release: 2014
When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with his ex-wife, his friend and his son to launch a food truck. Taking to the road, Chef Carl goes back to his roots to reignite his passion for the kitchen -- and zest for life and love.

TOP 15:

Good Night, and Good Luck.

Good Night, and Good Luck.
Character: Joe Wershba
Genre: Drama, History
Release: 2005
The story of journalist Edward R. Murrow's stand against Senator Joseph McCarthy's anti-communist witch-hunts in the early 1950s.


TOP 14:

Marvel: 75 Years, From Pulp to Pop!

Marvel: 75 Years, From Pulp to Pop!
Character: Himself
Genre: Documentary
Release: 2014
In celebration of the publisher's 75th anniversary, the hour-long special will take a detailed look at the company's journey from fledgling comics publisher to multi-media juggernaut. Hosted by Emily VanCamp (S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Sharon Carter), the documentary-style feature will include interviews with comic book icons, pop culture authorities, and Hollywood stars. The special also promises an "extraordinary peek into Marvel's future!" Might Marvel release the first official footage from next year's Avengers: Age of Ultron or Ant-Man? If they do, you'll know about it here.

TOP 13:

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes
Character: Sherlock Holmes
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Release: 2009
Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.

TOP 12:

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Character: Harry Lockhart
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Release: 2005
A petty thief posing as an actor is brought to Los Angeles for an unlikely audition and finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation along with his high school dream girl and a detective who's been training him for his upcoming role...

TOP 11:

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Avengers: Age of Ultron
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2015
When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.


TOP 10:

The Judge

The Judge
Character: Henry 'Hank' Palmer
Genre: Drama
Release: 2014
A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.

TOP 9:

Short Cuts

Short Cuts
Character: Bill Bush
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release: 1993
Many loosely connected characters cross paths in this film, based on the stories of Raymond Carver. Waitress Doreen Piggot accidentally runs into a boy with her car. Soon after walking away, the child lapses into a coma. While at the hospital, the boy's grandfather tells his son, Howard, about his past affairs. Meanwhile, a baker starts harassing the family when they fail to pick up the boy's birthday cake.

TOP 8:

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction
Release: 2017
Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, the Vulture, emerges.

TOP 7:

Captain America: Civil War

Captain America: Civil War
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2016
Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic battle between former allies.

TOP 6:

Zodiac

Zodiac
Character: Paul Avery
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Release: 2007
The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for three men as their lives and careers are built and destroyed by the endless trail of clues.


TOP 5:

Chaplin

Chaplin
Character: Charles Spencer Chaplin
Genre: Drama
Release: 1992
An elderly Charlie Chaplin discusses his autobiography with his editor, while is depicted his amazing journey from his poverty-stricken childhood to world-wide success after the ingenious invention of the Little Tramp.

TOP 4:

Iron Man

Iron Man
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2008
After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.

TOP 3:

The Avengers

The Avengers
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2012
When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins!

TOP 2:

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2018
As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment - the fate of Earth and existence itself has never been more uncertain.

TOP 1:

Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Endgame
Character: Tony Stark / Iron Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Release: 2019
After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and restore order to the universe once and for all, no matter what consequences may be in store.