Iron Man rockets to a big weekend

Posted by Humphrey Cheung

Los Angeles (CA) – The high-tech action movie Iron Man rocketed to a $201 million world-wide weekend opening.  The comic book adaptation of the famous Marvel Comics superhero made $100.8 million in the United States and the rest internationally.

Iron Man cost an estimated $135 million to produce for Marvel Studios.  Paramount Pictures distributed the film.  Sega has also released its Iron Man game for the Xbox 360, Wii and PlayStation 3.

If you watch the movie, don’t forget to stay for the extra scene after the credits.

Read more … New York Times.