Iron Man is the prime member of the team Avengers. The most popular Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. has played the role of Tony Stark/Iron Man in all the Iron Man and Avengers films. Tony Stark was first introduced as a superhero to the fans in the film Iron Man, which was directed by Jon Favreau and released in 2008. Iron Man was a blockbuster and the first movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Later Tony Stark joined the Avengers and gained a lot of fame and popularity from there.
Tony Stark had to deal with multiple injuries while playing the role of Iron Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. However, Tony Stark’s left arm was the only part of his body that was injured for most of the time. People thought that the left arm injury of Tony Stark is a hint of Iron Man’s fate in the film Avengers: Endgame.
Here we will discuss the movies in which Tony Stark received the injuries in his left hand in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Iron Man (2008)
Iron Man was the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe featuring Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark/Iron Man. Tony’s left arm was seriously injured for the first time in the film Iron Man when he was trying to escape from the cave of Afghanistan’s terrorist group. His left arm got stuck in the rock wall, and later when he arrived again with a proper Iron Man suit to destroy those terrorists, his left arm was again injured by the artillery from a tank.
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Iron Man 2 was a sequel to the first Iron Man and was released in the year 2010. In this film, Tony was fighting against Whiplash, who made two electric whips from the arc reactors, which was very similar to the one Tony Stark, built for his survival. He was fighting with Whiplash in the middle of the racing track and was hit by the electric whips multiple times in his left arm damaging his armor completely.
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Iron Man 3 was the third installment of the Iron Man trilogy and was released in the year 2013. In this film, Eric Savin attacked the mansion of Tony Stark. The wreckage of his mansion forced Tony underwater, and he became unconscious. J.A.R.V.I.S tried to rescue Stark, but his suit crashed on the hill. When Tony awoke, his suit was severely damaged, and he dragged his suit to get rid of the cold. He grabbed some fresh snow and started rubbing his left arm. Later, while he was fighting with Aldrich Killian, his left arm was again seriously injured.
Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015)
Avengers: Age of Ultron was the sequel to the film, The Avengers, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This film was released in the year 2015. In this film, Wanda/Scarlet Witch used her powers of haunting visions. It affected the Avengers team, and Bruce Banner turned into Hulk and started havoc on the city. Tony tried to stop his friend with the help of his Hulkbuster suit, but he was unable to control the Hulk. The green giant then ripped apart the armor of Tony Stark and injured Hulkbuster’s left arm.
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Captain America: Civil War was released in the year 2016, and it was the first movie, in which, Tony Stark was seen talking about his left arm injuries over the years with Black Widow. When Tony was involved in the battle between Team Stark and Team Rogers, Wanda used her powers to throw a bunch of cars at Tony Stark and out of that, one car directly fell on the left arm of the Stark causing another injury in his left arm.
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
In the film, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Tony’s left arm injury was depicted clearly. Tony was a mentor to the young Peter Parker, but to prove himself as Spider-Man, Peter handled the illegal smugglers on his own. While fighting with the smugglers, Peter once got into trouble, and Tony helped him remotely by sending his suit from India. Tony’s left arm was seen shaking in the film, and later he was nursing his left arm, which proved his injury in the left arm.
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Avengers: Infinity War was the third addition to the Avengers series and released in the year 2018. In this film, when Tony was trying to defeat the Mad Titan – Thanos, he trapped the left arm of Tony and destroyed his armor. In this way, Tony Stark again sustained another injury in his left arm.
After discussing all the above movies, we have concluded that Tony Stark’s left hand has sustained a lot of injuries during his journey in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He sustained his first injury in the left arm in his first film, Iron Man, and from there he suffered a lot of injuries throughout the years.