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Gavin Miller previews Iron Man 3.

Yeah, I know it’s a bit of cop-out to plug this latest helping from the Marvel superhero canon but it is undoubtedly going to be one of the biggest movies (if not THE biggest) of the summer.

Tony Stark/Iron Man is having a rough time unwinding after the Avengers Assemble events of New York, and his world is about to be turned upside-down – and reportedly quite literally destroyed – by formidable terrorist, The Mandarin (Ben Kingsley).

Gwyneth Paltrow and Don Cheadle return – yes, War Machine is back – with ex-Neighbours star Guy Pearce debuting as evil scientist Aldrich Killian.

Whether rumours of a link to the next Marvel franchise Guardians of the Galaxy get ironed out remains to be seen but one thing’s for sure, there’s no stopping this superhero juggernaut...