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When is Doctor Strange actually set?

At most, Doctor Strange is set over a period of 3 and a half years. Between out-of-universe information and in-universe references, we can safely assume that between the start of the movie and the ...
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How do the characters' timelines interact in The Witcher TV series?

You are correct. There are three linear timelines: Yennefer's, Geralt's, and Ciri's, which start at different times but all coincide by the final two episodes. Here is a timeline of the events ...
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Is Spider-Man: Homecoming correct in saying it takes place 8 years after the Battle of New York?

UPDATED: Based on recent interviews with Kevin Feige (president of Marvel Studios) and Joe Russo (one of the Infinity Wars directors), it seems safe to assume that the 8 year date was incorrect. ...
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Does the sun rise from the West in Middle Earth?

This might have been taken from the books without the explanation from the books included in the movie. In the books, Orodruin/Mount Doom is spewing out ash and smoke as Sauron starts the War of the ...
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Time jumps in Star Wars

There are no exact dates given for many of these, but there are "good" estimates as to how many years are between works. Wookieepedia has a complete canon history, but this also includes comic and ...
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How do the timelines between Black Panther and Captain America: Civil War interact?

According to Comicbook.com, During this time, the only superhumans we know to be active are Black Panther (Wakandan monarch T'Chaka, played by Atandwa Kani), and possibly Captain Marvel (a yet-...
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Is Black Museum trying to suggest there is a chronological order in Black Mirror?

Well, it seems that Black Museum proves fan theories that the whole show exists in the same universe true. From the interview with Charlie Brooker with Digital Spy, In our exclusive interview, ...
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Which comes first chronologically, Jessica Jones Season 1 or Daredevil Session 2?

As far as we can tell, the Netflix shows are taking place in the same order they air, but several months "behind" real-time. The shows are extremely vague on their timelines, but Jessica Jones ...
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Where do the timelines of X-Men: The Last Stand and X-Men: Days of Future Past lie exactly?

According to the Fox executives, the storyline in Days of Future Past has erased all of X-Men 3: The Last Stand's storyline from canon, as well as parts of X-Men Origins: Wolverine. In-universe, ...
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Is there any particular order in which one should watch the movies of Marvel Cinematic Universe? Why?

Except for maybe Guardians of the Galaxy, which stands alone from most of the movies, Captain America: The First Avenger which time skips at the end and the Defenders Netflix series which tend to be ...
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Where does Elseworlds fit into Batwoman chronology?

After Batwoman S01E04 and before S01E05. From Caroline Dries's tweet After 104 we are officially caught up to Elseworlds! #batwoman Later Russ Burlingame continued: Because the writers wanted to ...
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What timeframe overlaps between Bourne Supremacy and Ultimatum?

As I understand it, there isn't much overlap at all. That scene is effectively a "flash forward", a teaser to the events of the sequel, shown well out of chronological order. If you remove that final ...
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Which X-Men movies' timelines were erased by Days of Future Past?

Per Writer and Producer Simon Kinberg, "erased" is not an accurate description of how the timelines have been affected. As such, it is only a matter of opinion to state which aspects of the ...
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How much connected is the Night of the Living Dead film series?

"Loosely" connected in that they're chronological, but don't contain any recurring characters. In the first one, zombies had never existed prior to the events depicted in the movie. In all ...
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How could Thanos have the Infinity Gauntlet at the end of Age of Ultron?

From my own previous answer: Thanos decides to do it himself after (it is assumed) the events of Age of Ulton although it's not clear when this event actually takes place in the MCU timeline ...
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Where does Vixen S02E01 fall in Arrowverse timeline?

You noted that Firestorm was present in 2x01 of Vixen. The trailer for Season 2 seems to indicate that the story is taking place over a relatively short period of time and reveals that other heroes ...
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How do we know that the Emancipation episode falls into the events of Captain America: Civil War?

At the start of the episode there is a TV showing a new broadcast which mentions the Sokovia Accords (and the Cap vs Tony fight). This episode clearly takes place after Civil War so there are no ...
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Is there any particular order in which one should watch the movies of Marvel Cinematic Universe? Why?

Watch them in the order they were released, that's how they were designed to be watched. Source: https://www.cnet.com/how-to/marvel-cinematic-universe-timeline-avengers/
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Star Wars Rogue One is set in what period? Do the events take place before "The Force Awakens"?

This movie takes place right before the events of Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. The Force Awakens takes place after the events of Episode VI: Return of the Jedi which is the successor of Episode ...
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What is the timeline of Black mirror?

The "consciousness cookies" technology has been a recurring theme lately. Black Museum tied the episodes together, but they were already pretty much tied together due to the same technology being ...
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How could Thanos have the Infinity Gauntlet at the end of Age of Ultron?

This has been asked with screenwriter and director too and their answer from businessinsider How does "Avengers: Infinity War" fit with "Age of Ultron"? Asked about this at a press junket, ...
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Episodic chronology of Crisis on Infinite Earths

First thing first there is no Crisis on Infinite Earths S01E01? As it's not a different show but a crossover of five existing Arrowverse showa with some extra additions. First Crisis on Infinite ...
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X-Men Chronological Order

The chronological order goes like this: X-Men: First Class [established by Days of Future Past to be a prequel to the original timeline] X-Men Origins: Wolverine [explains how Wolverine got into the ...
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Does the story take place across a single day or over a longer period?

It's a World War II scenario for active military personnel advancing into heart of Germany. Mission after mission were assigned without wasting much time. And whatever time they had they rested, took ...
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Does the sun rise from the West in Middle Earth?

No, Middle Earth is Analgmous to real Earth. Sun rises in the East and Sets in the west. Before the Battle of Helms Deep, Gandalf leaves instructions behind to Aragorn. Look to my coming on the first ...
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What is the chronology of Largo Winch (2008)?

You do indeed have a few things wrong. But first of all, the primary question about Largo's imprisonment. Largo wasn't in prison for that long a time. He was only in prison for maybe a few days, if ...
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What year is Geostorm set?

Unfortunately, there's no conclusive answer. There is no novel adaptation, no public script that I could find that was more than just the dialogue repeated, no other spin-off material that might be an ...
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How do the characters' timelines interact in The Witcher TV series?

Here's a chart I made recently. It briefly covers the events and their time of occurrence in the series.
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