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2016's American superhero film based on marvel comics book and sequel to Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and the thirteenth film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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Where is Iron Man's memory stored?

In Captain America: Civil War, Tony Stark explains an experiment at MIT in which he projects his memory of his conversation with his parents in a hologram. He ha also invested around 600 million in ...
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Shouldn't Captain America's shield still have Black Panther scratch marks on it?

In Avengers Endgame, Capt America dons the infamous vibranium shield again. Shouldn't his shield, (re)given to him by Tony Stark, have the marks of Captain America: Civil War on it? And to be ...
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Is Captain America's “dark side” line in Age of Ultron reference to the Civil War?

During the events of the Avengers: Age of Ultron, after Wanda has played with the main Avengers minds, they end up in Hawkeye's safehouse to regroup. In the yard, Cap and Iron Man are having the ...
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Why didn't Nick Fury do something and where was he?

Nick Fury plays a very important role in creating the Avengers. But in the events of Captain America: Civil War Fury was nowhere to be seen. In the movie, the Avengers team is seen falling apart. So ...
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How do the other 5 Winter Soldiers get subdued and stored in cryogenic tubes?

In a flashback sequence, we get to see the other 5 serum subjects revolting against their Russian controllers. If I remember correctly, the scene basically ends with one of the Russian overlords ...
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Why did Helmut Zemo target only James Buchanan Barnes and not 5 other Winter Soldiers?

We saw in Captain America: Civil War that Zemo used Bucky as a means to make the Avengers crumble from within. When Tony saw the footage he was enraged and the Avengers literally broke up. All I ...
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How or when does Bucky get super human qualities?

In Captain America: Civil War, Bucky apparently can run as fast as enhanced Steve Rogers. I don’t remember anything specific about how Bucky gets extra power beyond the bionic arm (which, I’m ...
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How does Captain America know who killed Tony Stark’s parents? [duplicate]

How would Captain America know anything about any incidents by Bucky when operating as Winter Soldier? At the end of Captain America: Civil War, after seeing the video of the Winter Soldier killing ...
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Why was Natasha Romanoff in hiding with Team Captain America?

In Captain America: Civil War, the people who side with Steve Rogers, including Wanda Maximoff (Scarlet Witch), Sam Wilson (Falcon), Clint Barton (Hawkeye) & Scott Lang (Ant-Man) are imprisoned by ...
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What is the device used in Captain America: Civil War to disable the electical substation?

In Captain America: Civil War the main antagonist, Helmut Zemo, uses a device to disable an electrical substation. What is that device called?
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Did the world know about Wakandan Vibranium before the end of Black Panther?

In Captain America: Civil War, there is a scene in Vienna, where king T'Chaka says the following to a large gathering of officials: When stolen Wakandan vibranium was used to make a terrible weapon,...
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Why didn't Vision damage the Quinjet in Civil War?

In Captain America: Civil war's airport fight scene, as depicted in How It Should Have Ended (around 2:10) Vision could have just blown up the quinjet, stopping Capt and Bucky from escaping in it. I ...
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Does T'Chaka actually have Black Panther powers in Civil War?

Beware: Spoilers for Captain America: Civil War and Black Panther. In Captain America: Civil War, T'Chaka is the King of Wakanda, and I understand that the Kings of Wakanda hold the power of the ...
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How do the timelines between Black Panther and Captain America: Civil War interact?

At the start of the present day in Black Panther when T'Challa extracts Nakia from her operation, he tells her that his father, King T'Chaka, died and he wants her to come to his coronation ceremony. ...
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How come Wanda can overpower Vision?

As far as I understood, Wanda's power are coming from the mind stone, as J.A.R.V.I.S told her so, when they were talking about the mind stone in the kitchen. But there is a scene afterward, that he ...
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Are Tony Stark and Pepper Potts back together? [duplicate]

Spoilers ahead, so do not read if you're not up to date with Marvel Movies. and maybe this is a silly or unanswerable question but it bugged me after watching Spiderman homecoming. During Civil War, ...
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How does Captain America know about Iron Man's parents' fate?

In the climax of Captain America: Civil War (2016), Zemo showed Iron Man how his parents really died, and that the Winter Soldier was responsible. Afterwards, Iron Man asked Captain America whether ...
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What is the significance in Hawkeye and Widow for the team?

In MCU, contrary to the others, Clint Barton and Natasha Romanoff are mere humans with good training and combat abilities. Other members like Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Vision, Scarlet Witch, and ...
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How did Tony Stark know that Peter Parker is Spider-Man?

In Captain America: Civil War we see Peter Parker come home to see Tony Stark chatting with his Aunt. Later he tells Peter that he knows he's Spider-Man, and that he wants to recruit him. How does ...
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When did Tony Stark learn to fight?

As indicated in the movies, Tony Stark is a "Genius billionaire playboy philanthropist", with no background in combat training. In the comics and cartoon series it has been shown that Tony was trained ...
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How was the helicopter scene from Captain America: Civil War filmed?

In Captain America: Civil War (2016) there is one scene where Captain America prevents a helicopter from flying away with his bare hands. Here is that scene if you haven't watched the movie, or ...
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How did S.H.I.E.L.D. know about Dr. Strange in Captain America The Winter Soldier?

In Captain America Civil War, how did S.H.I.E.L.D. know about Dr Strange? It is mentioned in the scene on the rooftop that existence of Bruce Banner, and Steven Strange have changed the game. So ...
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Why did Vision end up in Iron Man's team?

Vision is a humanoid of pure logic. Also, he wishes not for the destruction of humanity like Ultron and is worthy enough to hold Thor's hammer. Why does such being enter the Iron Man's team to force ...
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Why the German police?

In Captain America: Civil War" the Winter Soldier (Steve Rogers's childhood friend Bucky Barnes) is sought for his role in an assassination and located in Bucharest, Romania. We know it is Bucharest ...
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Why doesn't Spider-Man look like an adult in Captain America: Civil War?

I don't understand why Spider-Man doesn't look like an adult in Captain America: Civil War? Is it something to do with the Marvel timeline or what?
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Why were the avengers fighting each other? [duplicate]

In Captain America: Civil War you see that Iron Man has actually recruited some other avengers and then some way through the movie, you see that the avengers have teamed up 5v5. Captain America with ...
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When exactly does Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 take place in the MCU?

Some people say Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 takes place a few months after the first one (2014), which means before Civil War. If that's the case,
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Captain America Civil War 7-3 = 5

In Captain America : Civil War, in the first present day scene, the one with Rumlow when the fight breaks out, Captain America says: I make 7 hostiles. Then Falcon flies in and takes down 3, ...
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What is this net in the big airport battle?

In the big airport battle in Captain America: Civil War, when Falcon uses Redwing (his drone) to knock Iron Man out of the sky, there's a brief shot of what appears to be some sort of net flying off ...
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Why doesn't The Vision chase Captain America and The Winter Soldier when they are escaping in the Quinjet?

In Captain America: Civil War, after fighting Tony Stark and his team in the airport, Steve Rogers and Bucky Barnes are escaping in a Quinjet. The Vision could fly up and shoot them down, but instead, ...
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Why do the Avengers have bad radio discipline?

I have been thinking about the communication between team members in the Avengers movies, primarily when they talk over their team radio net. It seems like they have very little radio discipline in ...
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Why is Black Panther addressed with “Your Highness”?

In Captain America: Civil War, there were multiple instances when Black Panther (T'Challa) was called Your Highness by the Avengers: By Lt. Col. James Rhodes, when Captain America, Falcon and Winter ...
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How do we know that the Emancipation episode falls into the events of Captain America: Civil War?

In the description of the Emancipation episode (S03E20) of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on IMDb we can read: In the aftermath of the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016), S.H.I.E.L.D feels ...
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What is the significance of Black Widow saying “You could at least recognize me” to Bucky? [duplicate]

In Captain America: Civil War, Black Widow says "You could at least recognise me" while fighting a 'hypnotised' Bucky. Most people suggest that it's simply a reference to her past encounters with him ...
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What are the incidents represented on the map presented by Thunderbolt Ross?

In Captain America: Civil War what are the incidents/locations represented on the map presented by Thunderbolt Ross? He explains what four represent: New York (Avengers) Washington D.C. (Captain ...
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Who is Black Panther's bodyguard?

Natasha Romanoff comes face to face with one of Black Panther's bodyguards/security in Captain America: Civil War. IMDb lists the actress Florence Kasumba as the Security Chief. Is there any ...
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Did Natasha know about Sharon/Kate's real identity when she was encouraging Steve to “call that nurse”?

Inspired by a gifset on Tumblr. In Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Natasha keeps trying to set Steve up with various women, including Kate, his neighbor who's a nurse. Later in that same movie, ...
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Why weren't Thor and Hulk present in the movie Captain America: Civil War?

I remember faintly that they were referenced in the movie couple of times. But where were they while all the civil war was happening? Why weren't they part of the civil war? Were they at least aware ...
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Why does the action look choppy in Captain America: Civil War?

I've just seen Captain America: Civil War and one thing that struck me was how choppy a lot of the action looks. I'm aware that filmmakers often play with frame-rates to get various effects. Action ...
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Was Steve Rogers supporting Bucky by lying?

Spoilers about Captain America: Civil War follow: After Tony Stark watches the video of the Winter Soldier murdering his parents, he asks Rogers if he knew about that particular history with Bucky? ...
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How did Iron Man record his past days?

In Captain America: Civil War (2016), Iron Man demonstrates his product or something to people by presentic a holographic of his past days. We can see young Tony Stark. I know the movie is fiction, ...
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Why didn't Ant-Man become relatively weaker as he grew?

At one point during the fight in Captain America: Civil War Ant-Man increases his size instead of decreases. I know that Ant-Man keeps his strength when he shrinks, hence relatively he becomes ...
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How can Wanda Maximoff (The Scarlet Witch) be realistically imprisioned in the MCU?

In Captain America: Civil War, when Tony visits the Raft, a floating prison in the middle of the ocean, we see Wanda in a straight jacket in her own isolated cell. Makes sense considering how powerful ...
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What was with the giant location titles?

VIENNA I really enjoyed Captain America: Civil War, but I found myself giggling uncontrollably whenever they'd put up the ENORMOUS location titles. LONDON This seemed a very odd choice. The film ...
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Why is there a Sokovia Accords at all in Captain America: Civil War?

The whole premise of Captain America: Civil War is that the Avengers need to be kept in check due to some unfortunate outcomes in their dealings with "the bad guy". This leads to the Sokovia Accords. ...
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Why was Rhodey not affected mentally?

Wasn't Rhodey supposed to be damaged mentally and not physically by the Mind Stone attack which Vision fired at him in Captain America: Civil War? I mean, I know he was paralysed (that is related to ...
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Explanation on Zemo's plan

I just watched Captain America: Civil War and these were the questions I had after leaving the theatre: Was Zemo's plan really that brilliant? Okay so I understood that he wanted to pit the Avengers ...
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Negligible presence of Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War posters, trailers, etc

Spider-Man had a key role in Captain America: Civil War. But he wasn't present in any posters or film pics or trailers released by Marvel. Can anybody tell the reason?
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Plot holes in Zemo's plan in Captain America : Civil War [closed]

Entire post has SPOILERS. If you have not seen CA:CW, be warned. Zemo's plan seemed to have too many lucky coincidences. Zemo went to all the trouble of killing the ex-HYDRA guard, bombing the UN, ...
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Eye part mask of Spider-Man and Deadpool

A mask or helmet or any such wearables is mostly used for protecting one's head from injury or in this case protects one's identity. But for Spider-Man as depicted in Captain America: Civil War and ...