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'Iron Man 3' Star Robert Downey Jr. at the NYSE

Star of Disney's 'Iron Man 3', Robert Downey Jr., rang the opening bell at the NYSE Tuesday to celebrate the release the film. CNBC's Bob Pisani spoke with Downey Jr. about the success of the 'Iron Man' franchise and what movies have done for the comic industry.

— By CNBC's Paul Toscano. Follow him on Twitter and get the latest stories from "Squawk on the Street" @ToscanoPaul

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