Questions tagged [marvel-cinematic-universe]

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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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Why did Spider-Man take a detour to Dorset?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home, Spider-Man ends up in the Netherlands. He then calls his friend Happy who picks him up in a private jet and they fly to London to fight the bad guy. However before they ...
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Why did Mack say “last five years”?

Season 5 of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ended right before the end of Avengers: Infinity War, as evidenced by several references to Thanos' forces invading Earth and "the crazy stuff happening in New York"....
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Would this be allowed to happen in real life?

In Spider-Man: Far From Home, the first post-credits scene, a news broadcast in a screen outside the Madison Square Garden announces and shows a video of Mysterio, before dying which was edited to ...
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What's the point of this scene involving Flash Thompson at the airport?

At the end of Spider-Man: Far From Home, Flash Thompson arrives at the airport and there is someone waiting for him. He then asks: Did mother not come? And the scene changes. What is the point of ...
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Spider-Man's resilience inconsistency

I was looking through some questions on this SE and I came across the following one asked a couple of years ago: Spider-Man's resilience Now this all makes sense and I'm happy with the answer, ...
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Why didn't Nick Fury expose the villain's identity and plans?

During Spider-Man: Far From Home, Fury learns that He had, or could easily get, clear proofs, but even after the villain's death he does not go public with the evidence, leading to Why is this? What ...
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Why didn't Thanos kill all the Dwarves on Nidavellir?

Thanos killed 300 dwarves on Nidavellir, thus stopping it from producing new weapons, but he did leave one single dwarf alive there, their king Eitri. He should have known that a single dwarf can ...
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Does Multiverse exist in MCU?

From the Spider-Man: Far From Home trailer, we all get to know that Mysterio is coming from another Earth and the multiverse exists. In the movie, it was revealed that, So I was wondering, does the ...
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Is there any reason why MCU changed the Snap to Blip

In Avengers: Infinity War, when Thanos snaps his fingers with the Infinity Stones, half the population vanishes. In Avengers: Endgame, Banner snaps his fingers with the Infinity Stones & the ...
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Which movies from The Infinity Saga show an Infinity stone or its container? [closed]

Regarding the movies of the Infinity Saga (23 movie so far), which ones actually show an Infinity stone or its container as part of the plot? Not counting mid-credits or post-credits references. ...
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Why was this act by Peter Parker needed earlier but not later?

In Spider-Man: Far from home, when Peter and Beck are at the pub, we see that Peter transfers control of EDITH to Beck with a whole voice command and confirmations, but later there is no need for ...
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Can skrulls shapeshift into other skrulls?

I was wondering if Skrulls have the ability to shapeshift themselves into other Skrulls.
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What was the coded message that Happy Hogan sent to Nick Fury?

During the final fight, Happy Hogan calls Nick Fury to warn him about Mysterio's real plan. Happy says a something about going through Tony's old stuff. And Nick Fury replies with "Never call this ...
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What's Beck's ultimate plan?

After seeing Spider Man Far From Home I'm still kind of confused as to what the villain's plan and motivation were. So basically what I understand so far is But what exactly is the goal, is he trying ...
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What was the significance of Spider-Man: Far From Home being an MCU Phase 3 film instead of a Phase 4 film?

Before the release of Spider-Man: Far From Home, articles such as this one made the assumption that the film would be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe's "Phase 4". Even though Marvel hasn't ...
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Why didn't Tony Stark use this system earlier?

In Spiderman: Far from Home, we see Tony give some of his technology to Peter Parker, specifically: It seems that this system would have been very helpful, especially at the end of Endgame. Tony ...
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What do I need to see before Spider-Man: Far From Home?

I have seen Spider-Man: Homecoming, but have not yet seen several other MCU movies (including Civil War, Black Panther, Infinity War, Endgame and many more). However I gather from various Internet ...