Robert Downey Jr Birthday Special: 5 Best Non-MCU Films Of RDJ AKA Iron Man That Proves He Is A Stellar Actor

As Robert Downey Jr turns 55 today, we bring to you his top 5 non-MCU films which made him one of most loved Hollywood stars.

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Robert Downey Jr Birthday Special: 5 Best Non-MCU Films Of RDJ AKA Iron Man That Proves He Is A Stellar Actor
Robert Downey Jr aka Hollywood’s Iron Man turns a year older today i.e., April 4. Robert is best known for his portrayal of Tony Stark in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). For those who don’t know, Robert has played Iron Man Twelve-time including the last release Avengers: Endgame. But let us tell you, Downey Jr is much more than Iron man of MCU. As he turns 55 today, we bring to you his top 5 non-MCU films which made him one of most loved Hollywood stars.

Chaplin (1992): The film, which was based on the life of comic genius Charlie Chaplin, stars the birthday boy, Robert Downey Jr., along with Marisa Tomei, Dan Aykroyd, Penelope Ann Miller, and Kevin Kline Directed by Richard Attenborough, saw the phases of comic’s life. Right from his beginnings in south London to his life in British vaudeville, the film gave us an insight into his life.

Zodiac (2007): Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr., Anthony Edwards, Brian Cox, Elias Koteas, Donal Logue, John Carroll Lynch, Dermot Mulroney, and Chloë Sevigny is helmed by David Fincher. Set in the backdrop of 1960s and 1970s, the film is based on a serial killer called Zodiac, who stalks its residents.

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005): Kiss Kiss Bang Bang saw Harry Lockhart, played by Robert Downey, stumbling into an audition for a mystery film as he tries to run away from the cops. Co-starring  Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan, and Corbin Bernsen, the film is directed by Shane Black.

Sherlock Holmes (2009): The world-famous non-MCU film stars an ensemble cast of Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong, and Eddie Marsan and is directed by Guy Ritchie. The film is a mystery action film, which sees Robert Downey Jr portraying the role of legendary detective Sherlock Holmes with his crime-solving partner, Dr Watson played by Jude Law. 

Good Night, and Good Luck (2005)
: Helmed by George Clooney, the film stars David Strathairn, Patricia Clarkson, George Clooney, Jeff Daniels, Robert Downey Jr., and Frank Langella in the key roles.

Wishing Robert Downey Jr a Very Happy Birthday!



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