Top 46 Captain America: Civil War Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Captain America: Civil War facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Captain America: Civil War film message.

The audience is silent during Tony Stark's B.A.R.F. presentation. But in the flashback to that same scene in Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), the audience is laughing, implying that Mysterio remembers this moment as a lot more humiliating than it actually was.
The audience is silent during Tony Stark's B.A.R.F. presentation. But in the flashback to that same scene in Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019), the audience is laughing, implying that Mysterio remembers this moment as a lot more humiliating than it actually was.
At the end of Captain America: Civil War (2016), Vision is seen contemplating the role he played in the "catastrophe" he had predicted. He is holding a Rook, the only chess piece that represents a thing instead of a person.
At the end of Captain America: Civil War (2016), Vision is seen contemplating the role he played in the "catastrophe" he had predicted. He is holding a Rook, the only chess piece that represents a thing instead of a person.

Captain America: Civil War Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - May is wearing Ben's wedding ring around her neck
    May is wearing Ben's wedding ring around her neck
  • 1 - Clint Barton, Hawkeye, refers to Tony Stark as "The Futurist", which happens to be a song and album by Robert Downey Jr. which was released in 2004.
    Clint Barton, Hawkeye, refers to Tony Stark as "The Futurist", which happens to be a song and album by Robert Downey Jr. which was released in 2004.
  • The code entered at the beginning reads 17826. When looking at an telephone keypad, the numbers correspond to spell out "STAN"

Captain America: Civil War Hidden Details

Members of Team Captain America all experience a scenario where they refuse to physically move, mirroring Steve Rogers stance on the Sokovia Accords.

Only Bucky understands the PA announcement because he mentioned that all winter soldiers can speak 30 languages.

1 - If you look closely on the right side of War Machine's chestpiece, you can see tally marks of kills in the form of tiny Ultron heads, referencing the battle for Sokovia in Age of Ultron.
If you look closely on the right side of War Machine's chestpiece, you can see tally marks of kills in the form of tiny Ultron heads, referencing the battle for Sokovia in Age of Ultron.
1 - Falcon says there are four hostiles left but we only see them take out three more. The fourth was taken out by Cap in this quick shot.
Falcon says there are four hostiles left but we only see them take out three more. The fourth was taken out by Cap in this quick shot.
1 - The Russos snuck the Bluth family stair car from Arrested Development (a sitcom in which the Russo brothers directed some episodes) into the background of the big fight scene.
The Russos snuck the Bluth family stair car from Arrested Development (a sitcom in which the Russo brothers directed some episodes) into the background of the big fight scene.
1 - Rhodey's suit has mini decals of Ultron,displaying the number of robots he killed in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Rhodey's suit has mini decals of Ultron,displaying the number of robots he killed in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

We see how and when Tony Stark receives that injury to his left arm.

1 - While showing footage from the 'Avengers', a screen indicates that there were only 74 casualties in the Battle of New York
While showing footage from the 'Avengers', a screen indicates that there were only 74 casualties in the Battle of New York
1 - Cap drops a multi-ton jetway onto Spiderman. Despite having just met Spidey, he knows it won't kill him because, just seconds earlier, he had the perfect opportunity to gauge his strength.
Cap drops a multi-ton jetway onto Spiderman. Despite having just met Spidey, he knows it won't kill him because, just seconds earlier, he had the perfect opportunity to gauge his strength.

When Ant-Man becomes Giant Man, certain parts of his suit turn blue. Blue is the color of the Pym particles that enlarge.

1 - Cap knew Spidey was strong to hold the container because he just had an "arm wrestle" with him seconds before. So cap didn't try to kill Spidey, but knew that he would be strong enough to hold the falling container.
Cap knew Spidey was strong to hold the container because he just had an "arm wrestle" with him seconds before. So cap didn't try to kill Spidey, but knew that he would be strong enough to hold the falling container.
1 - As Wanda draws the gas out of the Institute for Infectious Diseases, she also uses her powers to create a shield from bullets
As Wanda draws the gas out of the Institute for Infectious Diseases, she also uses her powers to create a shield from bullets
1 - Clint introduces himself to T'challa and gets shot down. But in Avengers Endgame, we see that T'challa has come to acknowledge his fellow Avenger.
Clint introduces himself to T'challa and gets shot down. But in Avengers Endgame, we see that T'challa has come to acknowledge his fellow Avenger.
1 - When Steve examines the gear left behind by Crossbones' men, a bomb is clearly visible inside the jacket, Crossbones later tries to kill Steve with a bomb vest, and Steve says he should've seen it coming
When Steve examines the gear left behind by Crossbones' men, a bomb is clearly visible inside the jacket, Crossbones later tries to kill Steve with a bomb vest, and Steve says he should've seen it coming

Tony's reaction to the security footage is very personal. He lunges at Bucky but without the suit powers. Doesn't activate any thrusters, you don't hear any sounds, just raw emotion and blind rage. It's also how Cap can hold him back so easily.

1 - Scar tissue can be seen on Tony Stark's chest where the Arc reactor was removed in Iron Man 3 (2013).
Scar tissue can be seen on Tony Stark's chest where the Arc reactor was removed in Iron Man 3 (2013).

Vision is cooking a real world Paprikash recipe (recipe in the comments)

The color orange is prominently used in 3 consecutive scenes denoting the state of readiness before a red alert is issued.

1 - The chess game in Captain America: Civil War (2016) is set up incorrectly. The board is rotated 90? and puts the kings and queens in the wrong starting positions.
The chess game in Captain America: Civil War (2016) is set up incorrectly. The board is rotated 90? and puts the kings and queens in the wrong starting positions.

During the Winter Soldier's breakout, Tony only manages to fire two shots with his watch/hand repulsor. The gadget was inspired by the Remington Derringer, a tiny pocket pistol which could only fire two shots.

1 - War Machine has 003 displayed on his armour because this is his third suit.
War Machine has 003 displayed on his armour because this is his third suit.
1 - Spider-Man takes out Cap's leg, telling Steve that Tony "said to go for your legs." As Cap runs to regain his shield, Spidey webs up his hands so that he can't grab it. Rogers then jump spins with his legs, using Peter's own webs against him. (Only pic I could get)
Spider-Man takes out Cap's leg, telling Steve that Tony "said to go for your legs." As Cap runs to regain his shield, Spidey webs up his hands so that he can't grab it. Rogers then jump spins with his legs, using Peter's own webs against him. (Only pic I could get)
1 - Jim Rash's cameo in Captain America: Civil War (2016) is a call back to Elon Musk's cameo in Iron Man 2 (2010). They both approach Tony with potential inventions; one an electric jet and the other a self-cooking hot dog.
Jim Rash's cameo in Captain America: Civil War (2016) is a call back to Elon Musk's cameo in Iron Man 2 (2010). They both approach Tony with potential inventions; one an electric jet and the other a self-cooking hot dog.

Ant-man disables the weapons systems in the left arm of Ironman's armor. The next time you see his HUD, you see his left arm blinking red. (Starts at 3:37)

You can see Spider-Man's spidey sense in action as his suit's "eyes" dilate before he dodges debris. (x-post r/marvelstudios)

1 - Spider-man beats back Cap using strategy from Stark, who told him to for Cap's legs: But he forgets that advice in the very next scene.
Spider-man beats back Cap using strategy from Stark, who told him to for Cap's legs: But he forgets that advice in the very next scene.
1 - Cap doesn't show the Avengers logo to indicate he is not in the team anymore. In Avengers: Endgame (2019) we can see the logo on the shoulder bash which confirms he joined back in The Avengers.
Cap doesn't show the Avengers logo to indicate he is not in the team anymore. In Avengers: Endgame (2019) we can see the logo on the shoulder bash which confirms he joined back in The Avengers.

The epitaph of Nick Fury's grave stone the beginning of Ezekiel 25:17 from Pulp Fiction

1 - When Tony calls in Spider-Man, he yells, "Underoos!" It's a nice subtle piece of humor referencing the superhero themed underwear from the 70's. Originally marketed to kids, Tony is poking fun at Spider-Man's young age.
When Tony calls in Spider-Man, he yells, "Underoos!" It's a nice subtle piece of humor referencing the superhero themed underwear from the 70's. Originally marketed to kids, Tony is poking fun at Spider-Man's young age.
1 - When Peter admits he's Spider-Man, Tony says "not in that onesie you're not", to which Peter replies "it's not a onesie". Then in Spider-Man: Homecoming, its revealed that Tony pretty much gave Peter a onesie.
When Peter admits he's Spider-Man, Tony says "not in that onesie you're not", to which Peter replies "it's not a onesie". Then in Spider-Man: Homecoming, its revealed that Tony pretty much gave Peter a onesie.
1 - Tony whips out a pair of vintage pens, hoping that Steve will use one of them to sign the Sokovia Accords. Steve ultimately refuses. So metaphorically, Tony is the pen that's safely in the confines of the box (the Accords), while Steve is clearly the outlaw.
Tony whips out a pair of vintage pens, hoping that Steve will use one of them to sign the Sokovia Accords. Steve ultimately refuses. So metaphorically, Tony is the pen that's safely in the confines of the box (the Accords), while Steve is clearly the outlaw.

Cap charges with his shield up even though the gunman is still getting into position on top of a car and not firing yet, just in case he managed to get a shot off before he gets to him.

1 - Wanda's globe shows the continent of Africa as she watches the news report on Wakandan casualties in the Lagos explosion.
Wanda's globe shows the continent of Africa as she watches the news report on Wakandan casualties in the Lagos explosion.
1 - Captain America's "low-profile" getaway car only has one working tail-light.
Captain America's "low-profile" getaway car only has one working tail-light.
1 - Nick Fury's (played by Samuel L. Jackson) gravestone has the quote "The path of a righteous man..." -Ezekiel 25:17. This is the quote that Samuel L. Jackson's character Jules Winnfield says before he kills somebody in the movie Pulp Fiction (1994).
Nick Fury's (played by Samuel L. Jackson) gravestone has the quote "The path of a righteous man..." -Ezekiel 25:17. This is the quote that Samuel L. Jackson's character Jules Winnfield says before he kills somebody in the movie Pulp Fiction (1994).
Captain America: Civil War poster
Captain America: Civil War poster

Captain America: Civil War Plot

Political involvement in the Avengers' affairs causes a rift between Captain America and Iron Man.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Captain America: Civil War. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Director Anthony Russo
Stars Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan
IMDB score 7.8