www.411mania.com
|  News |  Film Reviews |  Columns |  DVD/Other Reviews |  News Report |
SPOTLIGHTS  SPOTLIGHTS
MOVIES/TV
// Lucy Review
MUSIC
// Lea Michele Does Some Bikini Boating in Instagram Pics
WRESTLING
// Watch: Sting Appears at WWE Comic-Con Panel
MMA
// 411's MMA Roundtable Preview - UFC on Fox: Lawler vs. Brown
GAMES
// PS4 & Xbox Release Dates For Grand Theft Auto V Leaked?


MOVIE REVIEW  MOVIE REVIEWS
//  Lucy Review
//  Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Review
//  Life Itself Review
//  The Purge: Anarchy Review
//  Planes: Fire & Rescue
//  A Long Way Down Review
 HOT MOVIES
//  The Dark Knight Rises
//  The Avengers
//  Prometheus
//  The Amazing Spider-Man
//  Iron Man 3
//  The Hobbit
SYNDICATE  SYNDICATE



411mania RSS Feeds





Follow 411mania on Twitter!




Add 411 On Facebook
 


 
 411mania » Movies » News

Advertisement
Guy Pearce Says He Appreciated the Big Twist in Iron Man 3
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 06.13.2014



WARNING: Iron Man 3 spoilers follow. Turn away now if you don't want to be spoiled.

Iron Man 3 is perhaps the most controversial of all the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. Many people weren't fans of the fact that in the film, Adrian Killian is revealed to be the true mastermind behind Ben Kingsley's Mandarin, who is in fact an actor named Trevor Slattery. That was retconned in the Marvel One-Shot All Hail the King which reveals that there really is an actual Mandarin but Guy Pearce, who played Killian, says he loved the twist.

Pearce told IGN "Personally, I loved it, and I was never a comic book fan growing up, so I have no attachment to the [Mandarin]. I mean, I get it. The loyalty to those characters, I totally get it, but based on the sort of single-entity movie -- and particularly based on Ben Kingsley's performance -- I just adored what that turned into. But I do certainly understand that some diehard fans kind of went, 'Aww... Come on!' [Laughs]"

The twist and its controversy didn't hurt the box office; Iron Man 3 grossed $1.2 billion worldwide and is the sixth-highest grossing film around the world.





MUST-READ 411 STORIES:

Lucy Review

New Pic of Ben Affleck as Batman

Brazilian Babe Instagrams Booty Pics


comments powered by Disqus







www.41mania.com
Copyright (c) 2011 411mania.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
Click here for our privacy policy. Please help us serve you better, fill out our survey.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to our terms of use.