Iron Man 2 is one of those films that you probably didn't think was that bad after walking out of the theater. It was only until later, after thinking back on the uselessness of Mickey Rourke's Whiplash, the 45,000 different subplots that went nowhere, and the fact that the whole thing was really just a stopgap until The Avengers, did you realize it wasn't the best.
Also I think we can all agree that Sam Rockwell wasn't on the screen nearly enough. The man is a hero:
Here's to Iron Man 3 being more of a return to form when it comes out this Friday.
[H/T: Screen Junkies]