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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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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 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,...
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Do Villains in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Ever Get In Each Other's Way?

Disclaimer: Surprisingly, I couldn't get a good Google result for this one. And the only Marvel Universe knowledge I have is from the movies. So forgive me if this is a dumb question. Most all of the ...
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What does the Soul Stone actually do?

Prior to Avengers: Infinity War, we are introduced to and acquainted with five of the six Infinity Stones, and their powers are demonstrated in action and observed by the audience. However, the soul ...
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Who beheaded the celestial that became knowhere?

Guardians of the Galaxy did a lot for the MCU. It presented a likable group of rag-tags to audiences, introduced the universe's cosmic corner, and inadvertently created one of the franchise's most ...
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Why would Odin keep a fake gauntlet?

We all know that Odin's vault has hinted us at some potential surprises in the MCU(maybe,maybe not). But why in the world was he having a fake gauntlet in there ? (As pointed out by Hela in Thor : ...
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Is the “people expecting to die don't lie” catch really admissible in court?

Two last episodes of Marvel Daredevil Season 3 bring two plot twists regarding gathering evidence against Fisk: Firstly So the last legal way of taking down Kingpin seems to be closed. But then ...
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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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Did Heimdall sacrifice himself for Hulk?

Firstly, it's not wrong to say that in Avengers: Infinity War Thanos and Black order may know how to bypass Heimdall's senses, provided that planetary-level Joutens can do it and even Dark elves ...
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How did Groot manage to raise the axe of Thor when even Hulk failed?

In Avengers Hulk tried to raise Thor's axe and failed miserably. And in Infinity-War Groot raises it and holds it for a few seconds! Is new Thor's axe made of some other light material, or is Groot ...
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Wasn't Agent Poindexter suspended when he tried to use his FBI credentials?

In Daredevil S03E08, when the police arrives at Dex's house responding to a 911 call wherein Matt and Agent Nadeem had entered his house, he claims to be an FBI agent, and requests the police offer to ...
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Is Comic Book Guy's Treehouse of Horror alter ego based off the Marvel franchise?

In The Simpson Treehouse of Horror X, Comic Book Guy has the alter ego called The Collector. The plot is that he kidnaps sci-fi/fantasy characters and preserves them. From the hot network questions, ...
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Why does Thor entrust The Collector with the Aether/Reality Stone?

Is there a particular reason that Thor/Asgard entrusted the Collector with the Reality Stone (Aether) in Thor: The Dark World? Besides the stated reason of having two stones together, but why with ...
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Why is the Space Stone wrapped in a cube and called Tesseract?

Did the tesseract storyline get introduced before the writers decided to introduce the Infinity War arc? I'm just curious as to why the Space Stone was a cube, then crushed by Thanos to reveal the ...
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How does Howard Stark get the vibranium for Capt America's original shield?

How does Howard Stark get the vibranium for it? Is there any MCU explanation for it? Or just left to wonder?
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If Kaecilius and the zealots were able to “break out” of a Time Stone backward motion, why couldn't Dormammu as well?

In Dr Strange, in the final battle, Strange and Mordo arrive at the Hong Kong Sanctum to it having been destroyed and the Dark Dimension leaking(?) in. Strange immediately realizes the only weapon is ...
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Does Mordo know of zealots and Kaecilius using dark energy?

In Doctor Strange, does Mordo actually know beforehand that Kaecilius and them would have much higher control of the mirror dimension? I ask because of the scene where Strange locks himself Mordo, ...
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Family History of Drax The Destroyer

OK, so in Guardians of the Galaxy, Drax joins the party in the hope that he will get to face off against Ronan the Accuser, whom he holds directly responsible for killing his wife and child. Indeed, ...
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Could the black order disappear when Thanos snaps his fingers? [closed]

Of course, all members of the black order are dead when Thanos snaps his fingers in Avengers: Infinity War. But could it be possible that if they were still alive they also randomly disappear? If so -...
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Why does the Mind Stone still affect Vision after Shuri spent all that time separating it?

In Avengers: Infinity War Shuri was tasked with separating the mind stone from Vision, and was doing it during the Wakanda battle with Proxima Midnight, Cull Obsidian, and the Outrider army. Mid ...
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Is Thanos actually good? [closed]

I know it seems crazy, but anyway I'll ask. In the middle of Infinity war, Thanos beats Guardians and teleports with Gamora. After that, they had a conversation: Gamora: I was a child when you took ...
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Shouldn’t Stark losing communication on the spaceship severely limit the suit?

I remember from the first Avengers film, when Stark guides the nuke through the wormhole, his suit shuts down (lack of cellular communication possibly?). Fast forward to Infinity War and a similar ...