Iron Man Super Bowl Ad Coming Sunday

But get a new glimpse at Iron Man today!

by | February 1, 2008 | Comments

Super Bowl commercials can often be just as exciting as the game itself, especially when one of those ads happens to be for one of the most highly-anticipated films of the year. Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment have announced that a new trailer for Iron Man (opening May 2, 2008) will air during this Sunday’s Super Bowl XLII.


Iron Man stars Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark, a Billionaire inventor who creates weapons for the U.S. government. After being captured by the enemy, he creates a suit of armor to facilitate his escape, and becomes Iron Man.


For those of you who don’t want to wait until Super Bowl Sunday, Marvel.com will tease the spot today with an all-new Iron Man image, which appears to be of Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) testing his suit’s flight capabilities. The ad itself will be broadcast at approximately 4:30 p.m. PST on Sunday and should appear online afterwards at Marvel.com, Apple.com, and IronManMovie.com. It will also be available Monday on Yahoo Sports and ESPN.com. [Correction: we originally posted that the Super Bowl ad would be online today, but it won’t be available until after broadcast Super Bowl Sunday at approximately 4:30pm PST. Sorry to get your hopes up!]


Iron Man opens May 2, 2008 and features Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeff Bridges, Terrence Howard, and Shaun Toub, and is directed by Jon Favreau.

Tag Cloud

TIFF NBC Action Election war Exclusive Video Netflix Sneak Peek GLAAD Food Network LGBTQ Freeform Cosplay politics Rom-Com diversity Calendar thriller USA cops The CW Showtime 2016 Opinion crime thriller FXX TNT Biopics Extras 2015 singing competition Star Trek social media Reality Competition HBO discovery boxoffice Drama El Rey X-Men Adult Swim Marvel Amazon Cartoon Network Animation History biography Valentine's Day vampires sitcom Grammys Year in Review 2017 FX DC Comics Horror TCA 2017 Red Carpet BBC Lionsgate travel Superheroes Sci-Fi A&E Logo CNN First Look TV Land ESPN ITV science fiction Polls and Games Toys CBS All Access crime drama harry potter FOX Comedy Musicals Disney Channel SundanceTV GIFs Hulu Rocky Comedy Central MSNBC Fall TV Nat Geo Disney Rock Spring TV Winter TV WGN SDCC Pirates Sundance Universal Schedule Winners Infographic 24 frames PBS Nominations Awards American Society of Cinematographers Pop serial killer docudrama VICE Best and Worst ABC TruTV TBS sports Marathons Countdown Super Bowl 007 Comic Book BBC America cinemax Reality Music Trivia Premiere Dates Country Bravo dramedy TCA Mary Tyler Moore Summer cooking police drama Syfy RT History Oscars MTV Esquire Lifetime Nickelodeon Tumblr TV APB Star Wars Holidays technology Masterpiece NYCC Mystery CBS Ghostbusters aliens Writers Guild of America Starz E! AMC Fox News Interview Photos Trailer Set visit IFC Video Games Thanksgiving ABC Family DirecTV OWN Character Guide BET Teen Tomatazos GoT Box Office Kids & Family CMT period drama Crackle VH1 Certified Fresh Martial Arts Watching Series comiccon Emmys TCM Fantasy adventure Podcast PaleyFest President