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Captain America: Civil War (2016)

PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 6 May 2016 (USA)
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Political interference in the Avengers' activities causes a rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man.

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With many people fearing the actions of super heroes, the government decides to push for the Hero Registration Act, a law that limits a hero's actions. This results in a division in The Avengers. Iron Man stands with this Act, claiming that their actions must be kept in check otherwise cities will continue to be destroyed, but Captain America feels that saving the world is daring enough and that they cannot rely on the government to protect the world. This escalates into an all-out war between Team Iron Man (Iron Man, Black Panther, Vision, Black Widow, War Machine, and Spider-Man) and Team Captain America (Captain America, Bucky Barnes, Falcon, Scarlet Witch, Hawkeye, and Ant Man) while a new villain emerges. Written by RespectTheHyphen

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Rated PG-13 for extended sequences of violence, action and mayhem | See all certifications »

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Budget:

$250,000,000 (estimated)

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$179,139,142 (USA) (6 May 2016)

Gross:

$408,080,554 (USA) (16 September 2016)
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Trivia

Costume designer Judianna Makovsky said her favorite character to design for was Paul Bettany's Vision. She said she dressed him very stylishly, with elegant cashmere sweaters and cardigans and gave him one of the 'dandiest accessories' - an ascot. She said that even though it might not be visible in the movie, he's wearing an ascot in most of his civilian scenes. See more »

Goofs

When Steve Rogers parks the VW Beetle at the airport to meet Hawkeye, he is shown pulling into the parking space almost on the left hand line. When he is shown getting out of the car, the VW is more centered in the space. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Karpov: [in Russian; reading from a book] Longing. Rusted. Seventeen. Daybreak. Furnace. Nine. Benign. Homecoming. One. Freight Car.
[shuts book]
Karpov: [in Russian] Good morning, Soldier.
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Crazy Credits

SPOILER: There is a scene in the closing credits: Bucky and Steve hide out in Wakanda, under the permission and assistance of King T'Challa. This leads into Black Panther (2018). See more »

Connections

Features Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) See more »

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Left Hand Free
Written by Joe Newman, Thom Green (as Thomas Green) and Gus Unger-Hamilton (as Augustus Unger-Hamilton)
Performed by Alt-J
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp./Canvasback Music
Courtesy of Infectious Music Ltd.
By arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
By arrangement with BMG Rights Management (US) LLC
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I had to watch this movie in 50 sittings as I keep falling asleep.
1 January 2017 | by See all my reviews

Like most poorly written, cgi infested turds... This movie makes a great sleep aid, I usually find the so called "action sequences" so dull you can pass out around 2 minutes into the flat unimaginative fights, and one liner joke that M.A.S.H. would be ashamed to speak out loud.Don't worry Hollywood, even added a ridiculously and pointless love scene so you can convince your "partner" you didn't go to see this so you could stare at man bulges. I guess this movie is good if your 5 year old is bored and you need a nap. Side note: nothing really happens for about 99% of the running time of the movie. So basically just skip to the last 15 minutes and you will be fine, the rest of the movie is just forgettable and unnecessary to watch. At least this Marvel movie has maybe 5 minutes worth of watchable content. GO MARVEL!!!


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