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Iron Man (2008)
Iron Man 2 (2010)


Iron Man 3: The Official Game (2013) (Video Game)
video game version of film
Marvel One-Shot: All Hail the King (2014) (Video)
Shows what happened to Trevor Slattery after the events of that film.


Harvey (1950)
Tony bought a giant rabbit-figure for Christmas, which Pepper hates
Django (1966)
When Tony Stark drags his ruined Iron Man armour through the snowy tundra, he resembles Franco Nero dragging the coffin in Django. Stark then dons a poncho, completing the spaghetti-western homage.
Westworld (1973)
Tony Stark nicknames the Extremis-powered villain Eric Savin "Westworld" due to his cyborg-like enhancements and slight resemblance to Yul Brynner.
Super Friends (1973) (TV Series)
Happy refers to the Avengers as the "Super Friends."
Apocalypse Now (1979)
In the final battle scene, Tony gives J.A.R.V.I.S. instructions to target the enemies and disable "with extreme prejudice".
A Christmas Story (1983)
Tony Stark sees a kid who looks like Ralphie and says "I loved you in 'A Christmas Story'."
Commando (1985)
Tony tells one of his captors, "That's why I'm gonna kill you first." This paraphrases John Matrix's line from "Commando": "I like you; I'll kill you last."
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
Aldrich Killian walks from the fire exactly like the T-1000, similar theme music too
The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
Stark is tied up standing up like Charly from this earlier Shane Black movie.
Dora the Explorer (2000) (TV Series)
Tony wears a Dora watch given to him by Harley.
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Bruce Banner makes a cameo appearance in a post-credits scene.
WALL·E (2008)
Stark calls one of his robotic arms "Dumb-E"
Thor (2011)
Killian mentions "that big dude with the hammer who fell out of the sky"
The Avengers (2012)
The dialog between Tony Stark & his kid friend involves the mention.

Referenced in 

Richard Roeper & the Movies: Iron Man 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper say there might be a possible "Iron Man" sequel to look forward to
The Cinema Snob: Night of Horror (2011) (TV Episode)
The Cinema Snob notices in the opening credits for Night of Horror (1981) that someone apparently named Tony Stark stars in it. He then says, "That would make for an interesting bonus on Iron Man 3. For the post ending credits scene, just show this entire movie."
Mad: Cowboys & Alien Force/ThunderLOLcats (2011) (TV Episode)
Iron Man telling Captain America about the director issue with the third movie.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.135 (2012) (TV Episode)
Robert Downey Jr. says that the Iron Man suit has been made more flexible for the upcoming film
The Nostalgia Chick: Lindsay's Top Eleven Favorite Movies of All Time! (This Week) (2012) (TV Episode)
mentions that Shane Black will be directing this one
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.115 (2013) (TV Episode)
Poster for the film featuring Don Cheadle is shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.138 (2013) (TV Episode)
AWOLNATION performs "Some Kind of Joke" from the film's soundtrack
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.139 (2013) (TV Episode)
Kevin Smith says he just saw the film
Midnight Screenings: Iron Man 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Bum Reviews: Iron Man 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.141 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that the film opened over the weekend
Tosh.0: Nerf Dunker (30 For 30.0) (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
La rosa de Guadalupe: Sueño de amor (2013) (TV Episode)
Characters buy tickets to see film at the theater.
Blackcatloner Reviews: Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) (TV Episode)
Blackcatloner briefly mentions his review of this movie last time.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 5 June 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Virk mentions movies now in theaters
Midnight Screenings: Man of Steel (2013) (TV Episode)
Brad mentions Dave's liking of The Mandarin.
Remix the Movies: Obama's Message to Hollywood (2013) (TV Episode)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Pilot (2013) (TV Episode)
The Centipede puts Extremis inside Mike Peterson.
Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter (2013) (Video)
Featured on the Iron Man 3 home video release. Also includes a voice cameo from Iron Man 3 director Shane Black.
Watchman Video Broadcast: The Comic Con: Part 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Talked about by Mike.
How It Should Have Ended: Super Café: Versus (2013) (TV Episode)
Superman calls Batman the Mandarin for using the "you'll never see me coming" line
Watchman Video Broadcast: The Comic Con: Part 4 (2013) (TV Episode)
Talked about by Mike.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.139 (2013) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the movie by name.
Pastor Mike Online: The Woman in Red with a Skull, and the Mark of the Beast (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike, and the movie poster is shown.
Lego Marvel Super Heroes (2013) (Video Game)
The Mandarin is a playable character in the game.
The Avengers Badly Animated Adventures (2013) (Video)
In episode one when Tony changes into Iron Man, his armor flies towards him and attaches to his body like it did in the Iron Man 3 movie.
Damaged Goodies: Avengers 2 Extended Trailer (2013) (TV Episode)
Trailer Footage
This Old House: Arlington Italianate Project 2014/Old House Discoveries (2014) (TV Episode)
title seen on movie marquee
The Michael J. Fox Show: Dinner (2014) (TV Episode)
Deborah mentions that she still has her ticket stubs from all three Iron Man movies.
Honest Game Trailers: Call of Duty: Morden Warfare (2014) (TV Episode)
Mandarin mentioned
Shameful Sequels: Robocop 3 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jeavons says that RoboCop 3 joins both this movie and Enemy of the State as being Christmas movies that don't actually have a Christmas theme
Nostalgia Critic: BloodRayne (2014) (TV Episode)
As Kagan dies, Spoony imitates him, saying the former had more dignity than the Mandarin.
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Recurring 12% joke
The Boy with the Golden Pants (2014)
Poster seen in the shopping mall
Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Complete Blu-Ray Collection (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD is shown.
PWN: Marvel: PWN #3 (2014) (TV Episode)
Title is mentioned
AniMat's Reviews: Big Hero 6 (2014) (TV Episode)
AniMat says Big Hero 6 has a lot in common with the Iron Man films.
The Chase: Episode #4.1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Incorrect answer.
Nanoman: Sonnye loschinki (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster of the movie is a part of Kirill Kalandzhi's wallpapers.
Agent Carter: Now Is Not the End (2015) (TV Episode)
a Roxxon facility makes an appearance
The Mysteries of Laura: The Mystery of the Exsanguinated Ex (2015) (TV Episode)
Connie tells that she watched this movie on the plane
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 9 March 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mike Golic reads the list of titles for the 29-hour Marvel movie marathon on April 29-30, 2015
Ultimate Spider-Man: The Spider-Verse: Part 2 (2015) (TV Episode)
Spider-Man saves freefalling passengers and mentions Iron Man
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
This film picks up Tony Stark's arc from Iron Man 3.
Too Late (2015)
Mentioned in dialogue
Stay in Character (2015) (Short)
Actor Mike Guzman was an extra in Iron Man 3 and is referenced in the film
Rizzoli & Isles: Deadly Harvest (2015) (TV Episode)
When Maura suggest to watch a movie at home, Jane proposes Iron Man 3, however Maura doesn't want to watch Iron Man no matter what the number is
Honest Trailers: Iron Man (2015) (TV Episode)
Narrator mentions the sequels
Cartoon Superheroes Abridged: The Movie (2015) (Short)
Theme music featured
Nanoman: Fekalonia (2015) (TV Episode)
Poster of the movie is a part of Kirill Kalandzhi's wallpapers.
Pick Me!: Episode #1.23 (2015) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
Lego Marvel's Avengers (2016) (Video Game)
A bonus level is based on the plot of "Iron Man 3," with the Mandarin's helicopters attacking Tony Stark's Malibu home.
WHIH News Front: WHIH Newsfront Exclusive: President Ellis Discusses the Avengers (2016) (TV Episode)
President Ellis and Trevor Slattery originated in Iron Man 3
Family Guy: The New Adventures of Old Tom (2016) (TV Episode)
Video game case of this film is seen at the background when Peter is playing a video game at the mall
Animals Unleashed: Iron Dog 3 (2016) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Nostalgia Critic: Can an Ending Ruin a Film? (2016) (TV Episode)
Critic mentions how all the Iron Man films had weak endings
The Lego Batman Movie (2017)
Computer password is "Iron Man sucks". When Tony Stark asks Colonel Rhodes for his password in Iron Man 3, he responds "WAR MACHINE ROX, with an 'X', all caps".
Talking with Chris Hardwick: Michelle Monaghan (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Chris Hardwick when talking about Shane Black.
Honest Trailers: Black Panther (2018) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown
Honest Trailers: Predator (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Nostalgia Critic: X-Men (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Monkey in the Morning: Mary Sue (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie comes up in discussion.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Sonic the WHAT IS THAT?!? (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Purple Octopus Melissa McCarthy (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in discussion.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Avengers: Endgame Callbacks (2019) (TV Episode)
Teen Harley is #10.
Kholivar. Istoriya Runeta: Pervaya seriya (2019) (TV Episode)
Film poster is visible.


Good Morning America (1975) (TV Series)
Clips are seen
Fashion Police (2002) (TV Series)
Joan Rivers criticizes Iron Patriot's paint scheme
Real Time with Bill Maher (2003) (TV Series)
Bill does a New Rule about War Machine being repainted and renamed Iron Patriot
Iron Man (2008)
Clips are featured in the end credits montage.
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Clips are featured in the end credits montage.
Downton Abbey: Episode #2.4 (2011) (TV Episode)
Happy Hogan watches this episode while in the hospital.
The Avengers (2012)
Tony Stark has a flashback to when he was almost trapped in the wormhole and a clip is shown.

Featured in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.133 (2013) (TV Episode)
Gwyneth Paltrow introduces a clip from her film
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.134 (2013) (TV Episode)
Robert Downey Jr. introduces a clip from his film
Projector: Iron Man 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.135 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ben Kingsley introduces a clip from his film
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.64 (2013) (TV Episode)
A clip of the movie featuring guest Gwyneth Paltrow is shown.
Maltin on Movies: Iron Man 3 Special (2013) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
Showreel: Iron Mate (2013) (TV Episode)
Trailer shown and film reviewed
Half in the Bag: Iron Man 3 and Pain and Gain (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.148 (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips from the trailer incorporated into 'Jaywalking' segment
Renegade Cut: Superheroes and Orson Welles (2013) (TV Episode)
Leon Thomas alludes to it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Is it Right to Nitpick? (2013) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Anime Abandon: A Wind Named Amnesia (2013) (TV Episode)
Sage pauses to complain about this movie's inconsistencies
Honest Trailers: Iron Man 3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Film trailer used
Deconstructing the Scene: Attack on Air Force One (2013) (Video)
Clips and making of material
Great MoVie Mistakes (2013) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
19th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Nominee clips
CollegeHumor Originals: The Oscars for Frat Bros (2014) (TV Episode)
One of the nominees
The Oscars (2014) (TV Special)
Nomination presentation for best visual effects.
Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe (2014) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
Honest Trailers: Captain America: The First Avenger (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Controversial Moments in Superhero Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
The Mandarin plot twist in Iron Man 3 is #2.
Stuff You Like: 106: Iron Man 3 (2014) (TV Episode)
movie is discussed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Villains that Turned Out to be Underlings (2014) (TV Episode)
Trevor Slattery is #5.
Honest Trailers: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Alternative Christmas Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Iron Man 3 is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Superhero Movie Musical Themes (2015) (TV Episode)
The theme for Iron Man 3 is #10.
The Blockbuster Buster: Honest Review: Iron Man 3 (2015) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Worst Movie Plot Twists (2015) (TV Episode)
Mandarin / Trevor Slattery is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Characters Who Can Regenerate (2015) (TV Episode)
The Extremis Soldiers get an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Unusual Operating Room Movie Scenes (2015) (TV Episode)
Farewell to the Arc Reactor is #4.
Honest Trailers: Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Ben Kingsley Performances (2015) (TV Episode)
The Mandarin gets an honorable mention.
Nova: Memory Hackers (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip shown. Jake recalls the exact date he saw this movie,
WatchMojo: Top 10 Moments When the Hero and the Villain Finally Meet (2016) (TV Episode)
The moment when Tony meets "The Mandarin" gets an honorable mention.
Honest Trailers: Captain America: Civil War (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Characters Who Were Supposed to Die But Didn't (2016) (TV Episode)
Happy Hogan gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Visual Effects You Thought Were Real (2016) (TV Episode)
Robert Downey Jr.'s Face Superimposed Over a Stunt Double gets an honorable mention.
MsMojo: Top 10 Epic Movie Moments Where Women Save Men (2017) (TV Episode)
The moment where Pepper Potts saves Iron Man is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Biggest Marvel Movie Blunders! (2017) (TV Episode)
The Mandarin twist in Iron Man 3 is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Things Superhero Movies Got Wrong! (2017) (TV Episode)
Tony Stark's PTSD is #10. The Mandarin is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Marvel Post Credits Scenes (2017) (TV Episode)
Therapy with Banner is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Comic Book Characters that Films Ruined (2017) (TV Episode)
The Mandarin is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Superhero Movie Plot Holes (2017) (TV Episode)
Tony removing shrapnel from his chest is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Scenes That Almost Ruined Good Movies (2018) (TV Episode)
The Mandarin reveal in Iron Man 3 is #10.
Honest Trailers: The Incredible Hulk (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Dumbest Decisions in Action Movies (2018) (TV Episode)
Giving Your Address to a Terrorist & Daring Them to Come Get You are #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cameos in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (2018) (TV Episode)
Mark Ruffalo as Dr. Bruce Banner is #7. Stan Lee's various cameos are #1.
Half in the Bag: The Haunting of Hill House and Overlord (2018) (TV Episode)
clip is shown when Mike talks about the Marvel-esque credits
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Moments that Made Fans Rage Quit (2018) (TV Episode)
The moment that reveals the Mandarin's true identity is #7.
Nostalgia Critic: When Did Marvel Villains Get Good? (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie are shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Darkest MCU Moments (2019) (TV Episode)
The moment when Tony has his panic attack is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Dumbest Decisions in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (2019) (TV Episode)
Giving the Mandarin His Address is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Superhero Movie Plot Twists (2019) (TV Episode)
The twist in Iron Man 3 that reveals the Mandarin to not be real is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Actors You Forgot Were in the MCU (2019) (TV Episode)
Adam Pally gets an honorable mention.
Honest Trailers: MCU (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips are used in trailer.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Things We Know About MCU's Phase 4 (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips of the movie are shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Greatest Iron Man MCU Scenes (2019) (TV Episode)
The Plane Rescue gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Satisfying Supervillain Defeats (2019) (TV Episode)
The defeat of Aldrich Killian is #10.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Divisive Movies in a Franchise (2019) (TV Episode)
Iron Man 3 is #4.


MacGyver (1985) (TV Series)
The part where Tony uses a bunch of random junk he bought at the handware store & then turns them into weapons to fight goons is spoofing MacGyver

Spoofed in 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.148 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay recreates a scene with a Jaywalking participant
How It Should Have Ended: How Iron Man 3 Should Have Ended (2013) (TV Episode)
How "Iron Man 3" should have ended.
Mad: Iron Bland 3/Monsters Community (2013) (TV Episode)
Iron Bland 3 is a spoof of this movie.

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