The Avengers films have action and emotion in equal measure. It's hard to believe that movies with spandex- and cape-wearing comic book characters could make viewers sob uncontrollably, but that's exactly what those films did. What's more, the heartbreaking moments that we all saw on screen are compounded by subtextual ones that discerning fans noticed and posted online.
Here are 15 of those heartbreaking details that were noticed about the Avengers.
Spider-Man And Iron Man Had To Watch Each Other DiePhoto: u/zeffrcraft / Reddit577Heart wrenching detail?
Captain America And Iron Man Met Similar But Paradoxical EndsPhoto: @stovenrogers / Twitter / Pinterest5410Heart wrenching detail?
Black Widow Was A Good Person Even Though She Didn't Think She WasPhoto: @nctaliaromanova / Twitter / Instagram414Heart wrenching detail?
Ant-Man Is Such A Good FatherPhoto: johnwatsonismypatronus / Tumblr407Heart wrenching detail?