Yep, you read that right fanboys and fangirls, apparently despite the rather Nolan style trailer that seemed to offer a very serious tone the next flick for old shell-head is going to be a not-as-serious venture as we were all led to believe. How to we know this without seeing the script, well check out the quote below.
It’s not a serious movie, but we seriously dig into exploring more of Tony. The trick is just trying to make great movies. We try to make them all great, all different and all fresh. What you’ll see in Iron Man 3 is some very unique directions that were taken.
Contrast that with the director’s own statement:
We’re not aiming for bigger, necessarily. We’re aiming for different and fresh and new. It’s all about capturing that lightning-in-a-bottle feel, about trying to get as much into this as we can. We’re looking to get a ton of thrills into a short space, to make a nice little stew for you.
If you don’t remember the trailer, here it is for your viewing pleasure:
So what do you guys honestly think? Is this a bit of a let-down? Were you begging Marvel to move toward a darker time in their shared cinematic universe or are you digging it as is? Sound off with your thoughts and opinions in the comments section below.
Iron Man 3 blasts off (in 3D and 2D) May 3, 2013. Directed by Shane Black and starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Paul Bettany, Rebecca Hall and Ben Kingsley.
SOURCE: Comic Book Resources