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Questions tagged [marvel-cinematic-universe]

Use this tag for questions that are related to the fictional universe in which all films and TV shows independently produced by Marvel Studios take place.

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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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What was the significance of the deep fried kabab poster in Infinity War?

In Avengers: Infinity War, we see a poster about Scotland's deep fried kebab for a significant amount of time: Is there any significance to it? Or is it just random?
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Using Tesseract as a time stone?

In Captain America: The First Avenger, during the final one-on-one fight between Captain America and Red Skull, Red Skull says "I have seen the future, there are no flags" to which Cap replies "Not my ...
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Why wasn't Dr. Erskine shot before he turned Steve into a super soldier?

In Captain America: The First Avenger just after Steve is turned into a super soldier, Dr. Erskine is shot by a Nazi infiltrator. But Schmidt tells Dr. Zola that if they can stop the super soldier ...
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How could Thanos have the Infinity Gauntlet at the end of Age of Ultron?

At the end (post-credit) of Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thanos is seen taking the Infinity Gauntlet. But in Avengers: Infinity War, judging from Eitri's words, his attack on Nidavellir, where he ...
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Why didn't Loki use the Tesseract?

At the starting of Avengers Infinity War we see that Loki is in possession of the Tesseract. So why didn't he use it to transport everyone on that ship to the earth? If he wanted to keep that a ...
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Why didn't Thor take Loki's staff with him? [duplicate]

At the end of The Avengers, Thor takes Loki with him to Asgard as a prisoner. He also took the Tesseract. But why didn't he take Loki's staff? Seeing that S.H.I.E.L.D. used the Tesseract to make ...
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How could Thor become a part of Earth's mythology despite he didn't come to Earth before?

In the first Thor movie Odin explains that they rescued the earth from frost giants and then settled in Asgard and stopped venturing in other realms. At the time of war, Thor was too young to go to ...
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What happens to the Thanos gauntlet after use?

Why does Thanos's gauntlet look destroyed after he used it at the end of Avengers: Infinity War?
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What did Tony Stark mean when he said “When I drift off”? in the Avengers 4 trailer?

My buddy and I are not native speakers of English and we are currently in disagreement over what Tony meant when he said "When I drift off, I'll dream about you." I think he meant "As I go to sleep ...
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How could Thor's hair be cut? [closed]

I am really amazed by the barber (Stan Lee) who cut Thor's hair in Thor Ragnarok. Later in Avengers Infinity War Thor's hair endures many attacks. In the opening scene, Thanos hits his skull in a side ...
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Whose spaceship is Tony Stark in? [closed]

In the latest trailer of Avengers: Endgame, Tony is shown in a spaceship where he records a message. In Avengers: Infinity War, Tony was stranded on Titan with nobody else. The spaceship he was ...
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Was Mjolnir also Hela's weapon?

I watched Thor: Ragnarok yesterday and saw this scene where Hela, look above the ceiling and saw Thor, Loki, and Odin. A picture of a "peaceful" Asgard. She then said the Odin is fond of "covering" ...
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Why didn't Heimdall inform Thor that Odin had gone missing?

At the start of Thor: Ragnarok Surtur says that Odin is not in Asgard. Heimdall could see it because he is all seeing. So why didn't he inform Thor that Odin had gone missing like Thor saw Asgard by ...
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Are Agent Barton and Agent Romanoff ever called 'Hawkeye' and 'Black Widow' in the MCU?

I recently read an article that claims Hawkeye, Black Widow and Scarlet Witch are never called by their comic-book names in the movies. While I'm pretty sure this is true for the Witch, I'm less sure ...
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Why did Hela and her power die with the destruction of Asgard?

In Thor Ragnarok, Odin says to Thor that Asgard isn't a place, it's the people. Also Hela draws her power from Asgard. So when Asgard got destroyed, why did Hela and her power die? I mean the ...
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How could anyone but Heimdall guard the bifrost without power?

At the beginning of Thor Ragnarok Heimdall is not seen as the Bifrost keeper, but was given the all seeing power by Odin. But in the movie Odin was not present at Asgard. So he couldn't give the power ...
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Could characters from the canceled Netflix-Marvel shows see a new home in Disney's new streaming service? [closed]

First, Iron Fist was canceled after its second season. Luke Cage was likewise canceled after its second season, Now, Daredevil has been canceled shortly after releasing its third season, which got me ...
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Why didn't Heimdall save Thor instead of Hulk?

In Avengers: Infinity War Heimdall sends Hulk to earth. Hulk was beaten badly by Thanos. And I don't think Heimdall didn't know Hulk much. Why didn't he save Thor by sending him to Earth? He is ...
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Monks know how to drive a car?

In The Iron Fist S1 All Danny mentions about any transportation in Kun' Lun is carts, (donkey carts or whatever), However note that when he and Davos arrive at The Hand's compound to kill Bakuto, ...
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What is the duration of the power of the heart shaped herb?

In Black Panther the black panther of Wakanda consumes the heart shaped herb to gain powers. But what is the duration of that power? If a black panther eats the herb once, will it be effective for ...
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Why didn't the Asgardians aquire the Infinity stones using Heimdall?

Heimdall can literally see the whole universe in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Then why didn't the Asgardians use him to find the location of the Infinity stones and keep them in safety in Odin's ...
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How to kill an Asgardian?

In Thor: Ragnarok Asgardians like Thor, Hela, Valkyrie are hit several times. Loki even got beaten very badly by Hulk in Avengers. But none of them died. But in the beginning of Avengers: Infinity War ...
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What is Doctor Strange holding in this scene of Infinity War?

In the following snapshot from Avengers: Infinity War, Doctor Strange appears to be holding something, which in the next shot vanished from his hands. What is that thing? Just anything that he grabs ...
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Are the Guardians of the Galaxy considered to be the Avengers?

While reading the description of the film, I noticed one thing: they didn't write just Avengers, they wrote Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy. I wonder if Guardians of the Galaxy are part of the ...
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Why did it take Thanos 3 years to get to the Space Stone? [duplicate]

Here is the storyline: Avengers: Age of Ultron         Thanos decides to do it by himself. Captain America: Civil War    Scott Lang is put under ...
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Why would W'Kabi go against T'Challa?

What I found on the Fandom Wiki here about W'Kabi from Black Panther: Having lost his faith in his king due to his failure to capture Ulysses Klaue, the man who was responsible for the death of ...
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Why didn’t Thanos keep his armor on?

In Avengers: Infinity War, why didn’t Thanos keep his armor on or why didn’t he put it back on? He wasn’t finished retrieving the Infinity Stones so he knew there was still work ahead of him. And ...
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What's with the fire on Stormbreaker?

I am aware of the new uru weapon in Avengers: Infinity War, the Stormbreaker, and how it can summon the bi-frost etc. But what's with the fire around it? Is it not supposed to have lightning/sparks ...
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What is Spider-man's support for his webs here?

Every time I watch Avengers: Infinity War, I can't figure out how Spider-man is able to swing in an open area. Is it a mistake in the movie? Please watch the Ebony-Cull invasion scene following: Let ...
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Does a person affected by the power of the Time Stone remember what happened before their time was manipulated?

At the end of the film Avengers: Infinity War, we see Thanos use the all of the infinity stones, including the stone of time. My question is does the stone of time erase the characters' memories? It ...
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Why did Nick Fury wait this much long? [duplicate]

Nick Fury didn't call Captain Marvel until the end of the movie. Why did he not call her until the last moment? Why did he wait that long to call Captain Marvel? He could do it when children of ...
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Why didn't a design appear under Thor & Loki when teleported?

Whenever Thor goes from place to place magically a strange design appears in the ground under him. But in The Avengers, Thor & Loki went to Asgard. But no design appeared under them? Why didn't it ...
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For which future movies did Stan Lee finish his cameo?

Now we all know the great Stan Lee is dead. I am wondering if he has already finished cameos for future Marvel or other movies.
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Why did Dormammu keep his promise?

Dr. Strange made a deal with Dormammu: he would break the time loop he trapped himself and Dormammu in, in exchange Dormammu has to leave earth alone and take his zealots with him. Why would a ...
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How did Loki return after Thor: The Dark World? [duplicate]

In Thor: The Dark World we saw Loki killed by dark elves. He also seemed to die at Thor too. But Thanos helped him and he attacked earth in Avengers. But how did he return from his death in Thor: The ...
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Why didn't Dr. Strange know about what's happening to the Infinity stones, or other realms?

Dr Strange told Thor that he is monitoring all 9 realms in Thor: Ragnarok. So how come he didn't know what's happening at/to Nidavellir, Titan, or the Infinity Stones. Strange: My name is Doctor ...
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When did Loki cast a spell on Odin?

When Thor, Loki, and Odin were talking to each other in Norway in Thor: Ragnarok, Thor asked Loki to remove his spell from Odin, and Odin said that he already somehow broke his spell. Thor: Loki, ...
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How did Odin and Dr Strange know each other?

Dr. Strange told Thor in Thor: Ragnarok that Odin doesn't want anyone to disturb him. Thor: If you knew where he was, why didn't you call me? Strange: I have to tell you, he was adamant ...
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How did Thanos get the Reality Stone?

After watching the Infinity War, there's one thing I can't get. How did Thanos get the Reality Stone? Gamora kills him when he has two stones, and then he appears with the Reality Stone. I watched ...
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Why vision lift Thor's hammer in avengers? [duplicate]

Thor hammer cannot be lifted by anyone except Thor but in movie Avengers: Age of Ultron, vision lifted the hammer (Mjolnir) of Thor not any other avengers even when all the avengers are strong?
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What was Eitri making along with Stormbreaker?

During a watch of Infinity War, I noticed that during the scene where they make Stormbreaker there was a second mold being filled but it wasn't for Stormbreaker since it looks like both parts of ...
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How could Red Skull use Tesseract as a power source?

In Captain America: The First Avenger Red Skull used the Tesseract (Space stone) as a power source for Dr. Zola' weapons. But the tesseract isn't the Power stone. Then how could it be used as a power ...
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Why was there a cameo of Garret Morris in Ant-Man?

Why there was a cameo of Garret Morris in Ant-Man. How is he related to anything in the movie?
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Why were the trailers so different to the final film? [duplicate]

I don't really understand where from they took those parts. Usually trailers contain main scenes from the film to convince fans to go to the cinema. But Infinity War trailer contains scenes, that film ...
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Did Groot's arm grow back in a minute?

In avengers: Infinity War Groot sacrificed his arm to finish making Thor's axe, because they couldn't find the handle. And in a minute Groot's left arm grows back and looks like he never sacrificed it....
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Are the Infinity Stones intentionally coloured in rainbow colours?

It seems to me, that the Infinity Stones are coloured not randomly, but in rainbow colours. Is this intentional? Reality Stone - red Soul Stone - orange Mind Stone - yellow Time Stone - green Space ...
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Can Wanda destroy all the Infinity Stones? [closed]

Saw this question about Avengers: Infinity War and the accepted answer says that Wanda is the only one who can destroy the MIND stone. But what about the other stones? Can Wanda destroy them all to ...
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Reason for Ant-man not disintegrating [closed]

I have watched Ant-man and the Wasp. In the post credit scene, Ant-Man's friends all disintegrate except for him, being trapped in the Quantum realm. What was the reason for why he did not also ...
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Where did Star Lord get his boot engines from and how do they work?

It seems, that Star Lord from the Guardians of the Galaxy just couldn't use simple engines, because he has no space for a lot of fuel. One thing left is a nuclear reactor. Did he steal them from Stark,...