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Interesting Details About Minor MCU Characters That Fans Noticed

Updated August 19, 2021 2.7k votes 225 voters 16k views31 items

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If there's one thing the MCU does well, it's the amount of detail put into every frame in every film. Nothing is done by accident, and everything means something, which is understandable, given the near-century of comic book history backing up those films. Even minor characters or those who barely get any screentime are often the subjects of interesting details most viewers probably never notice.

This list takes a look at the most interesting details about minor MCU characters that fans noticed and posted to the MovieDetails subreddit.

  • 1

    One Of Peter's Teachers Has A Direct Connection To Bruce Banner

    From Redditor u/airpod4840:

    The college student in the Incredible Hulk (2008) is also Peter Parker’s teacher in Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017).

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  • 2

    Heimdall's Eyes Prove He's Always Watching Thor

    From Redditor u/DavidtheSquidd:

    In Thor (2011), the reflection on Heimdall’s eye is the previous shot, meaning he was watching Thor the whole time.

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  • 3

    Korg's Lethargy Is Showing In 'Endgame' Via Some Moss

    From Redditor u/thedrizzle126:

    In Avengers: Endgame (2019), Korg shows signs of moss growth due to the nature of his and Thor's lazy lifestyle.

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  • 4

    Peter's Principal Is The Descendent Of Jim Morita From Cap's Howling Commandos

    From Redditor u/margiegogo:

    Peter's principal is the grandson of Jim Morita, one of Captain America's Howling Commandos. You can see his army portrait, dog tags, and medals on the wall behind his desk.

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