Questions tagged [marvel-cinematic-universe]

For questions about the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), the media franchise and shared fictional universe that is centred on a series of superhero films, independently produced by Marvel Studios and based on characters that appear in publications by Marvel Comics. Always use in conjunction with the [marvel] tag and any relevant film tags, e.g. [iron-man-2].

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Does Thanos's ship land in the middle of the battlefield in “Avengers: Endgame”?

In the movie Avengers: Endgame, does Thanos's ship, Sanctuary 2,
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How did Captain America return this object?

How did Captain America return And was its former keeper, freed after someone took the Stone or did he stay around like a store manager waiting in case someone came for a refund?
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Is there a voice speaking when Tony creates the new element in “Iron Man 2”?

In Iron Man 2, Stark creates a new element. The moment after, when he turns off the beam and the focus is on the triangle, it sounds like a voice is saying something. ...
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What is the status of the Infinity Stones post Avengers: Endgame?

In Avengers: Endgame, the heroes travel back in time to "borrow" the Infinity Stones from the past to use them in the future. I get that. At the end of the movie, But because the movie has gone ...
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Where did the extra Pym particles come from in Endgame?

Early on in Avengers: Endgame when Ant-Man/Scott Lang is attempting to explain the quantum realm and also how the supply of Pym particles is limited... All this worked, permitting the main mission to ...
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Who was the colleague that Erik was going to contact for help?

After S.H.I.E.L.D confiscates Jane's work in Thor, the researchers discuss what they'll do next. Erik mentions two colleagues. The first is reasonably implied to be Bruce Banner, but who is the ...
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Does The Ancient One's explanation create a paradox?

In Endgame, it seems that the Ancient One's explanation of However, See this drawing below (SPOILERS):
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Do we know what happened to this character in Avengers: Endgame?

There is a lot of time travel involved in Avengers: Endgame and with it brings We know what happened to the character in Avengers: Infinity War but in Endgame This character helps out but is last ...
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Why was the Hulk knocked out by Thanos but was not knocked out after being driven through a building by HulkBuster?

Why was the Hulk knocked out so quickly by Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War but was not knocked out after Tony Stark in the HulkBuster drove him straight down through about 30 floors of steel girders ...
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How could Tony Stark make this in Endgame?

In Avengers: Endgame, Tony is able to make how was he able to as, in Avengers: Infinity War How was Tony able to build this using only human technology?
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How does the Bifrost still work after the destruction of Asgard?

We know that after Thor uses Mjolnir to destroy the Bifrost in Thor, travel to other worlds was rather difficult and required other means, such as Dark Energy mustered by Odin (as stated by Loki in ...
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Why do these characters still seem to be the same age after the events of Endgame?

During the events of Avengers: Endgame, At the end of the movie, we see that Additionally, I was wondering if there was a canon explanation for why all of these characters still seem to be in ...
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Which Marvel TV episodes are related to the MCU movies?

I've kept up to date with the movies from the MCU, but I am grossly out of date with the TV series, of which I think there is only Agent Carter (not as relevant for the movies I think, besides that ...
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In Avengers 1, why does Thanos need Loki?

In The Avengers, the main plot is that Loki is trying to conquer Earth on behalf of Thanos so that the latter can get hold of the Tesseract and put his "restore the balance" plan in motion. But in ...
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Is there an unemployment issue in the movie “Avengers: Endgame”?

In the movie, Avengers: Endgame, the Snap made by does this mean that the world's unemployment rate is now at
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How did the Avengers travel?

In Avengers: Endgame we see that the Avengers travel But how did they get to where they wanted to be? Like all of them were together before going back at the Avengers facility. How did Captain ...
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Why did Thanos need his ship to help him in the battle scene?

There is a scene in the movie where
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How did this happen to Captain America? [duplicate]

In Avengers: Endgame, Captain America How can this be explained?
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Is this Avengers: Endgame character's fate really irreversible?

In Avengers: Endgame Later, when Hulk I cannot recall any more dialogue in the film related to but I've seen multiple mentions online about how the movie confirmed it is impossible to do so. So ...
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Which movies mentioned by War Machine and Ant-Man actually support their point of view?

In a hilarious scene in Avengers: Endgame, I don't remember all the movies they mention, but I remember one of them was Another movie mentioned was So my question is,
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In Avengers: Endgame, is the Time Stone in the wrong place?

In Avengers: Endgame, the team... However, prior to the events of the Doctor Strange movie, the Ancient One is in Kathmandu at Kamar-Taj, not at the New York Sanctum. Is this a continuity error?
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Any significance of “Endgame” in Avengers 4 title according to comics?

Avengers 4 title Avengers: Endgame was a long kept secret and it was said it can spoil the Infinity Wars: But how? How come this title was so big deal? Is this title ...
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How did Tony and Cap know about the place in 1970?

The main plan of Avengers: Endgame for solving what Thanos did in Avengers: Infinity War involves the As part of the plan Tony misplaces and so he and Cap have to go looking for it elsewhere. They ...
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Who contacts Captain Marvel in “Avengers: Endgame”?

In Avengers: Endgame, Captain Marvel shows up for I am curious to know who contacted her because she was likely on another planet when Perhaps she just happened to be 'in the neighborhood' at this ...
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What is up with Jane Foster in Avengers: Endgame?

In Thor and Thor: The Dark World, Natalie Portman plays Jane Foster, a physicist whose work brings her into contact with Thor and Asgard. Jane Foster doesn't get to do a great deal in the Thor movies,...
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Why doesn't Doctor Strange remove the Infinity Gauntlet from Thanos?

Doctor Strange seemingly has the ability to open portals wherever he wants. We see at the beginning of Infinity War what happens when he closes a portal and someone isn't fully through it. Is there ...
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Why doesn't Thanos channel Thor's lightning ability?

If Captain America can use Thor’s powers because he is worthy of the hammer, then why doesn’t Thanos use Thor’s powers? In Avengers: Endgame, Thanos is seen wielding and using Thor’s axe against him, ...
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Do any other Frost Giants have the power of illusion?

For those who've not seen the recent Thor movie, and don't wish to be horribly spoiled, look away now. I'm about to reveal a real doozy. Look away now! It seems odd that he is the only one.
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In the movie Thor, why are there several scenes where they ride horses?

In the scene where Thor leads the party to Jötunheim they travel across the rainbow bridge on horseback. At the end of the movie when Loki is using the Bifrost to destroy Jötunheim, Thor uses Mjölnir ...
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How were the main characters that were affected at the end of Infinity War chosen?

At the end of Avengers: Infinity War, we see numerous super heroes I've done a bit of digging, and I can't find out if anyone has asked/researched how the superheroes that were in the film were ...
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Which films are required viewing before “Avengers: Endgame”?

My girlfriend is interested in watching Avengers: Endgame on April 24, and as she doesn't have time to see all the MCU movies, I want to re-watch some of them with her in order to watch Endgame ...
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Was Thanos really waiting for all these characters to die?

There's been a theory floating around the internet that Thanos waited so long to make his move to assemble the Infinity Gauntlet because the most powerful beings in the universe were still alive. The ...
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What’s with the clanks at the end of the credits in Avengers: Endgame?

After casually waiting through the entire end credits of Avengers: Endgame at 3am, I was treated to the sight of However, in the background I heard what sounded like Maybe the theatre’s air ...
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Why did Loki kill this character?

If he really wants to be a king of Asgard he could easily prove himself to his father that he is more powerful than Thor It shows that he has no humanity for his father.
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Would the Ancient One have defended the Earth from a Chitauri invasion in the Avengers absence?

In the film The Avengers, the main characters becoming a team relies on the following: Iron Man: If Stark had gone in the Humvee with Rhodey, he would never have been captured and never would have ...
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Does the Soul Stone always require a sacrifice to work?

Does the mechanics of the Soul Stone always require a sacrifice? In Avengers: Infinity War Red Skull tells Thanos that the Stone requires a sacrifice, a soul for a soul. Would someone who hasn't ...
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How strong is Hawkeye?

Near the end of Avengers: Endgame, Hawkeye just Does he have other super powers aside from quick reflexes? I don't see how he came away from that without just a bit of dust on him.
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In Endgame, why were these characters still around?

In Avengers: Endgame the final battle features both However, I was under the impression all the So, did they come back or were they still around post-Avengers? If they were, where were they in ...
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Did Bucky know of Steve's decision in Endgame?

So, we know that in Avengers: Endgame In the few moments before he Bucky tells Cap: So my question is:
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How does Captain America channel this power?

In Avengers: Endgame, we see Captain America use Does this not contradict that Therefore, how can Captain America possibly control
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How did Loki's scepter end up in Strucker's hand at the start of Avengers: Age of Ultron? [duplicate]

There is a major turn of events left unexplained by the Marvel Cinematic Universe. At the end of first Avengers movie (in 2012) we learned that Thor took the tesseract back to Asgard along Loki (as ...
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How did HYDRA get hold of Loki's scepter?

The last time saw Loki's scepter (before it was shown in the post-credits scene of Winter Soldier), all the Avengers were standing around a defeated Loki and Black Widow was holding it. Is it implied ...
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Who was in operational command of Thanos's ship?

In Avengers: Endgame Towards the end of the battle the ship's cannons rotate upwards and begin firing at the approaching This was a direct contradiction of the order Thanos himself gave when he ...
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Why is Thanos so tough at the beginning of “Avengers: Endgame”?

In the 2018 battle in Avengers: Infinity War where Thanos acquires the Time Stone, we have Thanos vs. Iron Man, Doctor Strange, Star-Lord, Nebula, Spider-Man and Mantis. We are led to believe that ...
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What are the exact years of the MCU movies?

The events in the first Avengers film transpired in 2012 (as showed in Endgame) and Tony Stark referencing in Infinity War that these events happened 6 years ago which means Infinity War was set in ...
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What are the star-shaped structures on Titan?

In Avengers: Infinity War movie, we saw Thanos' planet Titan. In this image, you can see star-shaped structures floating in the air (which actually seem like a signature feature of Titan). They ...
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Was Hulk present at this event?

At the end of Avengers: Endgame, was Hulk present at I don't remember his fate. Has he gone off somewhere in mourning for
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Why did Thor choose Earth after forging Stormbreaker?

In Avengers: Infinity War, why didn't Thor choose to go to Titan right after the forging of Stormbreaker? What prompted him to go to Earth instead?
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What does it mean by “I'm going too”?

In Avengers Infinity War (2018), on a weak signal, Pepper Potts calls Iron Man, who is on a spaceship: Pepper Potts: Come back here right now. Come back. Friday: Boss, we're losing her. I'm ...
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Did other Titans possess strength similar to that of Thanos? [duplicate]

I'm asking about the MCU version of Thanos, but I'll accept answers sourced from the comics if no MCU answer is available (which I think is likely). Thanos comes from the planet Titan. We see in ...