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iron man

One who is in peak physical condition and thus is rarely sick or injured. Marty has played in 500 straight games—he's a real iron man. With an iron man like Jack helping us move all this equipment, I think we'll be done in an hour.
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In 2008, Iron Man was the first movie released by the then newly formed Marvel Studios, as part of a plan to turn their most precious properties into a franchise universe.
Male and female participants who are under and over 40 years old, and over 50 years old, and who come either first, second or third in the Tri a Tri, the sprint triathlon and the half Iron Man triathlon will also be given medals.
Directed with an unconventional approach by Jon Favreau (who plays Stark's bodyguard-cum-gopher with ample screen time), Iron Man 2 is rated PG-13.
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Truth be told, the very first Iron Man movie was something that not a lot of people cared about when it first was released.
Meanwhile the Iron Man theme is rounded off by a dashboard signature from Tony Stark.
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Marvel's latest animated movie, "Iron Man and Hulk: Heroes United," is a fun, action-packed 3D direct-to-video movie that will delight all audiences.