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Questions tagged [iron-man-2]

Iron Man 2 is a 2010 superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Iron Man, and it is the third film set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Questions should also be tagged [marvel-cinematic-universe].

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Is there a voice speaking when Tony creates the new element in “Iron Man 2”?

In Iron Man 2, Stark creates a new element. The moment after, when he turns off the beam and the focus is on the triangle, it sounds like a voice is saying something. ...
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In Iron Man 2, why did Tony Stark not use a battery to keep the magnet working instead of poisoning himself with Paladium?

In the Iron Man 2 movie Tony is being poisoned by the Paladium Arc Reactor in his chest. It is also said that using it to power the Iron Man suit is poisoning him faster. He also was able to make ...
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Did Rhodey get in trouble for the Stark Expo attack?

In Iron Man 2, Justin Hammer introduces his Hammer drones at the Stark Expo, and then introduces Colonel James Rhodes as the man controlling them via the War Machine suit. When Iron Man shows up, the ...
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In Iron Man 2 why was Vanko's suit able to match Tony's?

It's a major plot point in both the first and second Iron Man movies that the major limiting factor in Iron Man's effectiveness, and the one thing that keeps Iron Man suits out of the reach of ...
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How can Rhodes fit into his suit in Iron Man 2? [duplicate]

I have noticed that as the Iron Man movies progressed Tony's arc reactor got thinner and thinner. I don't get why the movies never tried to explain this cause I find it important. For example, in the ...
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Why does Iron Man have to be flown to the gig?

In the post-credits opening of Iron Man 2, we see Tony Stark jump out of what appears to be a C-130 transport aircraft to air drop into the keynote address of the Stark Expo. Now, my question is: why ...
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In Iron Man 2, what does Black Widow say to Tony Stark in Latin?

In Iron Man 2, there is a scene where Tony Stark is at Stark HQ. He’s under supposed to be under perimeter lockdown at his house, after Nick Fury’s intervention. However, he's left his home to visit ...
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In Iron Man 2, why doesn't Whiplash's whip cut into the racetrack asphalt as well?

In Iron Man 2, when Whiplash strikes the cars on the racetrack with his plasma weapon, why doesn't it cut into the racetrack asphalt, given it cuts through the cars so easily?
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How was Vanko not crippled by being crushed repeatedly between a Bentley and a wall?

In the introduction of Anton Vanko in Iron Man 2, he stands ready to strike the helpless Tony Stark, who is saved by the timely arrival of Pepper Pots and Happy in a Bentley. They crush Vanko against ...
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Where was War Machine?

In Iron Man 2 we see that War Machine was able to fight very well. He provides support for Iron Man but when Manhattan was in danger (in Avengers) where was he? Then in Iron Man 3 he comes back from ...
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How Did Tony Stark Recover the Mark I Armor?

In Iron Man (1), Tony is shown escaping the terrorist camp in the Mark I armor. He crash lands in the desert, and leaves the scraps of armor there. In fact, the terrorists are shown recovering it ...
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Iron Man 2: The purpose of Tony's chest reactor?

In Iron Man, it is obvious that Tony Stark's chest-mounted ARC reactor serves two purposes: Keep the shrapnel out of his heart, and Power the Iron Man suit. However, in Iron Man 2, we see that the ...
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When the Armed forces analysed Stark's Mark II armour why didn't they build an army of them?

In Iron Man 2, when the armed forces analyzed Tony Stark's Mark II armor, why didn't they build an army of them? Before anyone says they knew how to operate it, but not how it worked, remember that ...
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Why didn't Stark sue the government for stealing his armour in Iron Man 2

When James Rhodes took Tony Stark's armour in Iron Man 2, wasn't that stealing a patented product and if so why didn't Stark take legal action against the US government? Pepper Potts was heard ...
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Why didn't Stark just shut down the Mk2 armor?

In Iron Man 2, Tony spends a lot of time fighting Rhodey in the Stark mansion right after he had a party. Since the Mk2 is still run by J.A.R.V.I.S, couldn't he simply ask J.A.R.V.I.S to shut it down? ...
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How did Tony Stark synthesise a new element in Iron Man 2?

How did Stark manage to create a new element after Jarvis said it was impossible to synthesise the atom? Or did I miss something?
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Why didn't Iron Man make Vibranium armor in Iron Man 2?

In the movie Iron Man 2, Tony Stark figured out how to synthesize Vibranium. Why didn't he use it to make a new Iron Man armor?
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Couldn't Tony Stark cure his palladium poisoning by taking the ARC reactor out of his chest?

In Iron Man II Tony Stark is being slowly poisoned by the palladium in the ARC reactor in his chest. But the only thing that needs to be in his chest is the electromagnet that stops the shrapnel from ...
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What happened to Vanko's legs in Iron Man 2?

In the fight at Monaco, after Iron Man beats Vanko, and removes the Arc reactor from Vanko's suit, the cops drag him away, and he appears to have lost his legs. They look amputated. But later this ...
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Why would Tony Stark need to drink Chlorophyll?

In Iron Man 2, Tony Stark is suffering from Palladium poisoning due to having to use the element Palladium as the core for his ARC reactor. In order to combat the effects this has on his body he ...
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What element saved Iron Man from his blood poisoning?

I just watched Iron Man 1&2 the other day. I'm new to the entire story. In IM2 we learn that his blood is being poisoned and that he has tried every combination of every existing element as a ...
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How much did Iron Man's suitcase weigh?

How much was Iron Man's suitcase supposed to weigh in the Iron Man 2 movie? Happy Hogan played by Jon Favreau seems to haul it around fairly easily.