Re: The Mandarin in Iron Man 3...Love it or hate it? - Part 2
Originally Posted by Doc Ock
Killian does literally say "I am the Mandarin" however that doesn't mean anything. I mean it could if you interpret it that way but I interpreted at a form of him gloating to Tony Stark that he fooled him and ultimately everyone. He was being cocky with that statement. At least in my eyes it came off that way.
In my eyes I thought it was more like "you want the mandarin well I am him"
"You wanted to be the hero, now you've got to pay a price"
The Amazing Spider-Man 2