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    17 Superhero Movie Moments That Make No Sense Once You Think About Them

    Even by superhero movie standards, some of these moments are just plain old plot holes.

    We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us about the superhero movie moments that don't really make any sense when you think about them.

    No matter how cool they looked on screen, they don't quite hold up when it comes to, y'know, logic (yes, even by superhero movie standards).


    1. When Tony Stark blew up his Iron Man suits at the end of Iron Man 3.

    Tony Stark hugs Pepper as his suits explode

    2. There's no way Bruce Wayne could have gotten back to Gotham after escaping Bane's prison in The Dark Knight Rises.

    Batman talking to Catwoman upon his return to Gotham

    3. When Steve Rogers was able to hold off Thanos, someone much stronger than him, through sheer force of will at the end of Avengers: Infinity War.

    Steve Rogers fighting Thanos

    4. When Ares showed up at the end of Wonder Woman and ruined the ending.

    Wonder Woman looking at Ares

    5. Peter was able to give the E.D.I.T.H. glasses away without the glasses having any sort of security protocol in Spider-Man: Far From Home.

    Peter using the EDITH glasses

    6. When Colossus, who is made out of steel, ate cereal in Deadpool.

    Colossus eating cereal

    7. In The Dark Knight, when Bruce Wayne took the blame for several murders in order to save Harvey Dent's reputation and credibility.

    Batman talking to Commissioner Gordon

    8. The public turning against the Avengers for damages and casualties in Captain America: Civil War was a contrived way to build conflict within the group.

    Wanda after accidentally causing an explosion

    9. The explanation that Ant-Man gives of Pym Particles doesn't make sense considering Ant-Man's abilities.

    Ant-Man looking at Pym Particles

    10. Wakanda's method of choosing a king isn't exactly logical and made it really easy for Killmonger to stage a coup in Black Panther.

    T'Challa facing Killmonger

    11. The "Martha" debacle in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, among other things.

    Batman chokes Superman

    12. The way Patience Phillips got her powers in Catwoman was complete nonsense.

    Catwoman whispering to a cat

    13. The X-Men movies had a lot of moments that didn't make sense continuity-wise, chief among them the question of when Jean Grey got her Phoenix powers.

    Jean Grey unleashing her Phoenix powers

    14. The ending of Avengers: Endgame — when Captain America went back in time to be with Peggy Carter and reappeared in the present as an old man — completely went against the rules that the movie itself set up.

    Captain America as an old man

    15. Star-Lord's cassette player shouldn't still work in Guardians of the Galaxy.

    Star-Lord using his cassette player

    16. General Ross should not have been promoted to Secretary of State after his mishandling of the military in The Incredible Hulk.

    General Ross and his daughter Betty

    17. And finally, Steve's continued interest in Sharon after finding out she was Peggy's niece in Captain America: Civil War was odd.

    Steve Rogers and Sharon Carter

    What superhero movie moments made no dang sense to you? Let us know in the comments below!

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