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    Updated on Aug 2, 2020. Posted on Mar 4, 2018

    21 Details From Marvel Movies That’ll Make You Say, “How Did I Not Notice That?”

    Captain America's shield in Iron Man is just the start...

    1. In Iron Man 2, Tony Stark is seen standing in front of a map of Africa pinpointing the location of Wakanda.

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    2. In Spider-Man: Homecoming, a photo of Bruce Banner is among the posters of famous scientists hanging in Peter Parker's classroom.

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    3. In The Avengers, you can spy "A113" as a file name. This is a nod to the CalArts animation classroom where many Pixar animators studied.

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    This Easter egg is also hidden throughout most Pixar movies.

    4. The contents of Steve Rogers' notebook in Captain America: Winter Soldier are different in international versions of the movie.

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    5. In The Avengers, after the big fight sequence. the letters on Stark Towers are all missing except for the "A" — a clear nod to it later becoming Avengers Tower.

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    6. Also in The Avengers, Tony has blueprints for the Avengers Tower, complete with designs for their individual rooms, including Thor's, Hawkeye's, Captain America's, and his own.

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    7. In Guardians of the Galaxy, you can see that Peter has a "translator implant" as an enhancement. This allows him to understand various intergalactic languages.

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    8. In The Avengers, during the big fight sequence, you can spot the Shawarma Palace that the Avengers later eat at in the now iconic post-credits scene.

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    9. In Spider-Man: Homecoming, Michelle is seen reading Of Human Bondage, a book about an orphan boy who is sent to live with his aunt and uncle.

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    10. In Captain America: Civil War, you can spot the Bluth stair car from Arrested Development. The Russo brothers, who directed Civil War, also worked on the series.

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    11. In Captain America: Winter Soldier, Nick Fury's grave includes the fake bible verse from Ezekiel 25:17. The line was also quoted by Samuel L. Jackson’s character in Pulp Fiction.

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    12. In Avengers: Age of Ultron, the statues adoring the clock outside Grand Central Terminal have been changed to honor the first responders from The Battle of New York in Avengers.

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    13. In Iron Man, you can see Captain America's shield just behind Tony Stark when Pepper Pots is helping him get out of his destroyed suit.

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    14. In Spider-Man: Homecoming, Aunt May's license plate reads "AMF-1562." This is a reference to the first appearance of Spider-Man in the comic Amazing Fantasy 15, which was released in 1962.

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    15. In Guardians of the Galaxy, the stripes on each of the prisoners' legs correspond to a crime they've committed, while the pattern explains the severity of each.

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    16. In Captain America: Civil War, you can see that the only marks on Steve's shield are from Black Panther because both the shield and his claws are made of vibranium.

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    17. In Spider-Man: Homecoming, the URL of the video that Peter watches matches the URL of a Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer.

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    The only difference is one uses a lowercase "p" and one uses a capital "P." The URL is www.youtube.com/watch?v=39udgGpyYMg&t=78s.

    18. In Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Ego's car has the same color scheme as his son Peter's spaceship.

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    19. In Thor, you can spy Walter Simonson sitting next to Sif. Simonson famously wrote (and often illustrated) Thor comic books from 1983–1987.

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    20. In The Avengers, Tony Stark wears a Black Sabbath t-shirt, a nod to the band that sings the song "Iron Man."

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    21. And finally, in Spider-Man: Homecoming, Peter's phone screen gets more and more damaged after each battle.

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