The 18 Funniest Characters in the MCU
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The Marvel Cinematic Universe gets a lot of grief for being too “jokey,” especially when the quips serve to cut the impact of emotional moments, but it is one of the reasons the movies have been so successful. Without Tony Stark, played to perfection by Robert Downey Jr., and his endless torrent of quips in the first Iron Man, we may have never had this decade of blockbusters that dominated cinema. Whether or not that is a good thing is not today's debate.