Questions tagged [marvel-cinematic-universe]

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Where did Falcon go during the fight between Avengers and Ultron?

In Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Falcon is only seen at the beginning and by the end of the movie when Captain America says: "Avengers, assemble". Falcon has been recruited into Avengers before the ...
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What will happen to the corpse of sacrificed person in Vormir? [closed]

As you know, in Avengers: Infinity War the Mad Titan Thanos sacrificed his adopted daughter Gamora in order to get the Soul Stone. Also, in Avengers: Endgame Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow sacrificed ...
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Why didn't Peter use EDITH against the fight with the fire monster?

Peter Parker had a multi billion dollar defence system available to him but did not use it in the fight against the fire monster Spider-Man: Far From Home. Why is this?
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Why did Captain Marvel even come back to Earth for “Endgame”?

So this is something that's been bugging me, and I've seen a few questions around Captain Marvel's role in the Infinity Gauntlet story, but not specifically this one. At the end of Avengers: Infinity ...
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Why didn't EDITH recognise Mysterio and inform Peter?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), Peter transfers E.D.I.T.H. to Quentin Beck. But why didn’t E.D.I.T.H. recognise Quentin, who was a former employee under Tony Stark? So why didn’t E.D.I.T.H. ...
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Why did Janet Pym age, while Scott Lang did not? [duplicate]

Similar to this question: How did Hank Pym's wife age in the quantum realm?, that premise has now been challenged due to the events of Infinity War. When Scott Lang returns back to the Earth from ...
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What New York building does Spider-Man glide through in Far From Home?

There's a scene in the final act Far From Home when Peter is swinging through New York, and wearing the gliding suit he got from Tony Stark, glides towards a building that seems to have a completely ...
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Is the conflict between Captain America and Tony Stark in “The Avengers” Blue Collar versus Educated Elite?

I was puzzled by the conflict between Captain America and Tony Stark during the first part of The Avengers. There were obviously values that differed between the two. Looking at their background, ...
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How does humanity survive after half of the population returns?

In the Avengers the villain snaps his fingers and half the universe population disappears. Later, after several years have passed this half returns, effectively doubling the world population in one ...
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How could Ronan the Accuser be killed by the Power Stone if he is immortal?

In Guardians of the Galaxy, you see the titular Guardians kill Ronan the Accuser on Xandar using the Power Stone. But if he's an immortal entity, shouldn't that mean it can't phase him?
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Is there an in-universe explanation as to why the Ancient One is bald?

In the Marvel Cinematic Universe the Ancient One is a bald woman. Out-of-universe, it's probably because she's based on a bald male character. But Question: Is there an in-universe explanation as ...
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Meaning behind Agent Coulson's number plate (easter egg?)

At the end of Iron Man 2, we see Coulson arrive in the New Mexico desert in a silver car. We are treated to a somewhat unnecessary close up of the car's number plate. 8RE-2Z1 Everything in the MCU ...
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Who REALLY Leads the Guardians of the Galaxy? [closed]

After two solo films and major roles in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame, and an upcoming third feature, the group has gone through its share of battles together, but figuring out who’s in ...
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Is Marvel Cinematic Universe Earth-199999 or Earth-616?

Which earth is Marvel Cinematic Universe belongs too? I remember in Thor: The Dark World it was referred to as 616 by Erik Selvig: But I remember lots of sources claiming it to be Earth-199999, even ...
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Did the Avengers stay to have lunch with Tony?

When Natasha, Steve, and Scott visit Tony to ask for his help in building a time machine, after Tony refuses, he invites them to stay for lunch. If you don't talk shop, you can stay for lunch. ...
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How did they end up with the name “Night Monkey”?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home they called Spider-Man's stealth suit Night Monkey and that term got so famous that we ended up getting a trailer from Sony titled Night Monkey later: ...
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Why does Groot freeze still when Drax looks at him

At the end of the first Guardians of the Galaxy, when Groot is a twig in a pot and at the start of the second film when the Guardians are fighting that Interdimensional monster, we see Groot dancing, ...
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Is this a script mistake in Ant-Man and the Wasp movie?

In a scene, we see Scott's ex-wife (Maggie), her husband (Jim), and Scott's daughter (Cassey) are watching the TV and a report about a giant creature (Goliath/Scott's huge form) in the city is showing;...
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Spider-Man romancing with MJ

IIRC, in the Spider-Man: Homecoming movie, the relationship between MJ and Peter Parker is nonexistent, with the last exchange between them being: MJ: What are you hiding, Peter? I'm just kidding. ...
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Why does “Endgame​” have its particular time travel theory?

I understood the time travel theory used in Avengers: Endgame. But why did the Russo brothers choose that theory? I mean all the famous time travel movies told us different theories. Is it because it ...
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Were Tony Stark's robots in the Iron Man movies inspired by Red Dwarf's scutters?

I was watching Iron Man 3 recently and it occurred to me that the robots Tony Starks uses in his workshop look an awful lot like the scutters from Red Dwarf. Is there any evidence that the Iron Man ...
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What does the whole letter in Black Panther by Prince NJobu say?

In the scene where Killmonger goes to the Ancestral Plane and is back at his apartment when he was a kid, he finds a letter written by his dad, Prince N'Jobu. I paused my DVD to try to read the ...
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Why are there so many superhero movies made in recent decades?

This question is mostly concerned with live-action theatrical films. Here’s lists of Marvel and DC Comics films. I’ve made a graph of yearly distribution since 1966 (first Batman): As we can see, ...
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What is the material of Spider-Man's “Night Monkey” suit?

What is the material of Spider-Man's "Night Monkey" suit? As we can see in the movie Spider-Man: Far from Home, it protects him from the attack of the drone which I believe was a bullet. Was it ...
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How did the past Thanos sense something was wrong and hence felt the need to read past Nebula's mind?

In Avengers: Endgame, future Nebula goes back in time to bring into effect the Avenger's plan. The minds of past and future Nebula are connected by quantum entanglement (maybe). So past Thanos gained ...
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Can Black Panther’s suit repair itself (without having to be worn)?

I’m doing a science project, and I’m trying to find a creative example of a non-living thing that can repair itself. I was wondering if anyone knew that if Black Panther’s suit, by itself, can repair/...
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Why didn't Tony Stark protect himself from the power of the Infinity Stones?

In Avengers: Endgame Tony Stark sacrifices himself by snapping fingers while wearing all Infinity Stones. He knew that this move would be fatal to him. On the other hand, the Infinity Stones provide ...
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What was Captain Marvel supposed to do once she reached her destination?

In the end battle of Avengers: Endgame, while Steve wanted the Stones as far away as possible, Bruce/Hulk urges for them to be returned to their original timeline after his conversation with the ...
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Why is there no Disney logo in MCU movies?

On August 31, 2009, The Walt Disney Company announced a deal to acquire Marvel Entertainment for $4.24 billion... I know that Disney acquired Marvel in 2009. But, why do they not display their logo ...
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In Endgame, wouldn't Stark have remembered Hulk busting out of the stairwell?

Clever scene in Endgame where future Tony arrives at Stark Tower right after the Battle of New York in Avengers 1. After dismissing everybody for posing too much, the Avengers head down to lobby in ...
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How do Barton (Hawkeye/Ronin) and Romanov (Black Widow) end up on the Benatar on Morag in 2014?

In the scene in Avengers: Endgame stated as "Morag 2014", we see Hawkeye/Ronin and Black Widow take off on the Benatar. The scene is a replica of the opening scene from GotG I, where Quill lands on ...
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How is Captain America able to use Mjolnir to command lightning? [duplicate]

In Avengers: Endgame, Captain America is able to wield Thor's hammer because he is worthy. What I don't get is why he was able to use lightning bolts! In Thor: Ragnarok, Odin tells Thor that Mjolnir ...
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Did this ever happen in the history of Spider-Man?

In the end credits of Spider-Man: Far From Home, Only a few people knew Peter is Spider-Man. So I was wondering if something like this happened before, (i.e., the villain I am looking for answers ...
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Why didn’t Doctor Strange stay in the original winning timeline?

In Avengers: Infinity War, Doctor Strange experiences 14,000,605 timeline scenarios, one of which was a win. Why does he proceed to return back to his origin point so he can say he already did it once,...
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Does Uncle Ben exist in the MCU?

Uncle Ben, the man who raised Peter from birth with his wife May, and who taught Peter the lesson that inspires him to be a hero, who is the base for the iconic phrase "with great power, comes great ...
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Did people feel pain when they died in Infinity War?

Simple question, did those of the population who were considered in the half that needed to die via Thanos and his infinity gauntlet, feel pain when they were melting away? ...
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What are Heimdall's activities during a normal day?

Rewatching Thor I realized that Heimdall seemed to be standing all day in or in front of the Bifrost, awaiting for someone to come by to let them in or not. I suspect that Bifrost travels are not ...
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Is Odin inconsistent about the powers of Mjolnir?

In Avengers: Endgame in the final battle with Thanos, And I remembered in Thor: Ragnarok when Thor complained to Odin about being powerless without the hammer, to which Odin replied Are you Thor, ...
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How do the surviving Asgardians get to Earth?

In Thor: Ragnarok, many Asgardians are killed; all surviving members of the race that we know of escape on a space ship. At the start of Avengers: Infinity War we see that they were almost immediately ...
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Where is Avengers HQ in the MCU?

Over the course of Phase II and Phase III of the MCU, the Avengers renovate a former Stark Industries storage facility north of New York City and use it as their headquarters. From shots showing the ...
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How did Proxima Midnight know Wanda was protecting the Stone?

In Avengers: Infinity War, as soon as Wanda goes to the battlefield to help, Proxima tells Corvus Glaive to take the Stone. How did she know that Wanda was protecting it, and why did they assume that ...
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Why didn't an Asgardian go to Earth sooner?

In the beginning of Avengers: Infinity War couldn't they teleport someone to Earth sooner? When did they realize the ship belonged to Thanos? If he did announce it early enough they could have ...
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Why didn't Steve Rogers want to talk about his wife?

At the end of Avengers: Endgame, when Steve gives the shield to Sam, Sam asks Steve if he wants to tell him about his wife. Steve says no. Why wouldn't he want to talk about her?
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Are Netflix-Marvel shows still a part of the MCU?

At the annual San Diego Comic-Con this year, Mahershala Ali was announced as being cast to play the supernatural superhero Blade in a future Marvel Cinematic Universe, who also played Cotton Mouth in ...
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Was the reality stone used to develop BARF?

It will take several years or even decades before real-world VR/AR will develop into B.A.R.F. of 2016 MCU as seen in Stark’s launch. And it has improved into a greater, more realistic drone-reliant B....
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Once thanos comes to know about parallel universe , which means there is infinte resourse . Why he continous with his motive? [closed]

Once Thanos comes to know about parallel universe after Nebula is caught , which means there is infinite amount of resources in this world. Which can be shared and current population can continue to ...
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Why does Peter Parker reason the way he does for not drinking with Mysterio in Prague? [closed]

At some point in Spider-Man: Far From Home, Mysterio invites Peter into a bar in Prague to have a drink. Peter mentions that he is not yet 21 years old, referring to the US (NY?) drinking age. 21 ...
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Where are the rest of the Dwarves of Nidavellir?

In Avengers: Infinity War, Eitri says to Thor: Three hundred dwarves lived on this ring. I thought if I did what he asked, they'd be safe. I made what he wanted: a device capable of harnessing the ...
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Why did Steve Rogers choose this character in Endgame?

In the end of Endgame, we see Cap giving the shield to Sam Wilson. So why didn't he give the shield to Bucky? Sam Wilson was already a great superhero without a shield, and Bucky obviously needed ...
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By the time of Spider-Man: FFH, is the cause of the “blip” widely known to the public?

Is it widely known that Thanos caused half the people to disappear, or is it just regarded as an unsolved mystery to the general public? Is it known that the Avengers were responsible for undoing it?...

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