Top 50 Homecoming Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Homecoming 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 Homecoming film message.

In Spider-man Homecoming's bank fight scene, Peter's grippy hands remove the flooring as he tries to avoid getting thrown around. He then grips onto the underlying concrete and resists the pull.
In Spider-man Homecoming's bank fight scene, Peter's grippy hands remove the flooring as he tries to avoid getting thrown around. He then grips onto the underlying concrete and resists the pull.
In Spider-Man Homecoming(2017) Principal Morita is the grandson of Jim Morita(a Howling Commando) from Captain America(2011). This explains why he allows Caps movies/films to play in the school, as he would know from his grandfather that Cap isn't a criminal.
In Spider-Man Homecoming(2017) Principal Morita is the grandson of Jim Morita(a Howling Commando) from Captain America(2011). This explains why he allows Caps movies/films to play in the school, as he would know from his grandfather that Cap isn't a criminal.

Homecoming Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. MJ is seen reading "Invitation to A Beheading" by Vladimir Nabokov, in which a man sentence to death waits in his cell, accompanied only by a spider

  2. Happy Hogan mentions Mengingjord, Thor's belt of might that doubles his strength when he wears it in Norse mythology.

  3. Tiffany Espensen is credited as "Cindy." This is a reference to Cindy Moon AKA Silk, the second person bitten by the radioactive spider after Peter.

Homecoming Easter Eggs

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

  • 1 - The uploader of the "Amazing Man-Spider" video is RocketRobinson67. This is likely a reference to Robbie Robertson, who debuted in "The Amazing Spider-Man" in 1967. Robbie was an employee at The Daily Bugle in the original comics.
    The uploader of the "Amazing Man-Spider" video is RocketRobinson67. This is likely a reference to Robbie Robertson, who debuted in "The Amazing Spider-Man" in 1967. Robbie was an employee at The Daily Bugle in the original comics.
  • 1 - The Vulture, played by Michael Keaton, is briefly seen in silhouette over the moon, an homage to a memorable moment from Mr. Keaton's other famous superhero film, 'Batman' (1989).
    The Vulture, played by Michael Keaton, is briefly seen in silhouette over the moon, an homage to a memorable moment from Mr. Keaton's other famous superhero film, 'Batman' (1989).
  • 1 - When the team is on the way to DC there's a sign that states "Triskelion Cleanup." This is a reference to The Winter Soldier's ending, with the S.H.I.E.L.D building blowing up
    When the team is on the way to DC there's a sign that states "Triskelion Cleanup." This is a reference to The Winter Soldier's ending, with the S.H.I.E.L.D building blowing up
  • 1 - A license plate can be seen on Aunt May's car saying "AMF-1562" standing for Amazing Fantasy #15 1962 which was Spider-Man's first comic appearance. Another can be seen saying "SM2-0563" standing for Spider-Man #2 May 1963 which was Vultures first comic appearance.
    A license plate can be seen on Aunt May's car saying "AMF-1562" standing for Amazing Fantasy #15 1962 which was Spider-Man's first comic appearance. Another can be seen saying "SM2-0563" standing for Spider-Man #2 May 1963 which was Vultures first comic appearance.
  • 1 - Peter pulls out Ultron's head from a bag while trapped in storage. Also notice the glowing eyes.
    Peter pulls out Ultron's head from a bag while trapped in storage. Also notice the glowing eyes.
  • At the start of the scene where 'MJ' is revealed to the audience, a kid dressed as a tiger is seen running right through the middle of the frame. For fans of the comics, this is a lovely little piece of foreshadowing because MJ's nickname for Pete is 'Tiger'.

  • While Peter Parker was watching videos during class the recommended videos were all by WaverlyFilms, which is Director and Co-writer, Jon Watts, old YouTube channel.

Homecoming Hidden Details

1 - The drone suit Tony is controlling while chastising Peter mimics his actual movements, even those we can't actually see Tony making.
The drone suit Tony is controlling while chastising Peter mimics his actual movements, even those we can't actually see Tony making.
1 - Michelle (MJ) is reading a book titled "Of Human Bondage", a story of an orphan boy sent to live with his aunt and uncle.
Michelle (MJ) is reading a book titled "Of Human Bondage", a story of an orphan boy sent to live with his aunt and uncle.

Spidey jumps over a car while chasing the Vulture goons with a license plate of ASM-267. The Amazing Spider-Man 267 comic tells the story of Spider-Man in suburbia, which served as inspiration for this chase.

1 - Peter lies to Tony during a fight by telling him the sound of a foghorn is from band practice. Tony calls him out, telling him that Peter told Happy that he quit band practice. In the beginning of the movie, we see his text to Happy telling him that he quit.
Peter lies to Tony during a fight by telling him the sound of a foghorn is from band practice. Tony calls him out, telling him that Peter told Happy that he quit band practice. In the beginning of the movie, we see his text to Happy telling him that he quit.
1 - Peter thought Tony was going for a hug and Tony said "We're not there yet". In "Endgame" Tony catches Peter off guard with a hug.... he got there.
Peter thought Tony was going for a hug and Tony said "We're not there yet". In "Endgame" Tony catches Peter off guard with a hug.... he got there.
1 - When Vulture drops Spider-Man drops Spider-Man into the lake, he can be seen silhouetted against the moon, referencing the Batman logo, who Michael Keaton (the Vulture) played in Batman and its sequel, Batman Returns.
When Vulture drops Spider-Man drops Spider-Man into the lake, he can be seen silhouetted against the moon, referencing the Batman logo, who Michael Keaton (the Vulture) played in Batman and its sequel, Batman Returns.
1 - When Happy goes to retrieve Peter's new Spiderman suit in its metal case, he has a hard time pulling it out of the car trunk. When Peter offers to carry it himself, he runs with the case in hand with ease, showing a subtle glimpse of his super strength.
When Happy goes to retrieve Peter's new Spiderman suit in its metal case, he has a hard time pulling it out of the car trunk. When Peter offers to carry it himself, he runs with the case in hand with ease, showing a subtle glimpse of his super strength.
1 - The vulture says "Good Old Spider-Man" while waiting at a traffic light. During the scene it stays on red, lighting up his face and indicating his uncertainty about SM's identity. Once he's sure Peter is SM, the traffic light changes, lighting up his face in green.
The vulture says "Good Old Spider-Man" while waiting at a traffic light. During the scene it stays on red, lighting up his face and indicating his uncertainty about SM's identity. Once he's sure Peter is SM, the traffic light changes, lighting up his face in green.
1 - Peter's phone progressively gets more and more cracked after each battle.
Peter's phone progressively gets more and more cracked after each battle.

Peter takes the web shooter refresher course while he was stuck in the Damage Control facility. He learns the ricochet web while he was doing the refresher course, he later uses this to save his friends in the elevator.

1 - When Peter saw Liz and begin day dreaming about her. You can faintly hear Ned say "I'll come over to your place when I'm done building the death star", in which Peter absently responded "Yea, sure." This eventually led to Ned waiting in Peter's room that night when Peter unmasked.
When Peter saw Liz and begin day dreaming about her. You can faintly hear Ned say "I'll come over to your place when I'm done building the death star", in which Peter absently responded "Yea, sure." This eventually led to Ned waiting in Peter's room that night when Peter unmasked.

The reason why the News used the ports-potty picture is because J. Jonah Jameson hasn't hired Peter to "Get me pictures of Spider-Man!"

1 - Howard Stark's face can be seen on a mural in Peter's school, alongside other famous scientists (similar to Dr. Banner's picture in Peter's classroom).
Howard Stark's face can be seen on a mural in Peter's school, alongside other famous scientists (similar to Dr. Banner's picture in Peter's classroom).

The suit Tony Stark gifts Peter Parker has features based on lessons Tony learned becoming Ironman

1 - There is a subtle reference to The Prowler and Miles Morales. When Peter looks up Aaron Davis' information, "The Prowler" is listed under his alias(es). Davis also mentions having a nephew in Queens, hinting at Miles being in the same universe as the MCU.
There is a subtle reference to The Prowler and Miles Morales. When Peter looks up Aaron Davis' information, "The Prowler" is listed under his alias(es). Davis also mentions having a nephew in Queens, hinting at Miles being in the same universe as the MCU.

The wall next to the locker where underneath Peter keeps his suit and web fluid, is scratched from him lifting the locker

1 - For a brief moment Vulture (Michael Keaton's character), and his Exo-Suit is shown in front of the moon. This is in reference to the iconic shot found in Tim Burton's 1989's Batman. As Batman (Michael Keaton's character) proceeds to fly his Batwing in front of the moon.
For a brief moment Vulture (Michael Keaton's character), and his Exo-Suit is shown in front of the moon. This is in reference to the iconic shot found in Tim Burton's 1989's Batman. As Batman (Michael Keaton's character) proceeds to fly his Batwing in front of the moon.
1 - The Captain America video they show the students depicts Steve Rogers wearing his Avengers 1 outfit. Implying the teachers have been showing the same video repeatedly for at least the past 5 years. Befitting of a public school in a poorer neighbourhood.
The Captain America video they show the students depicts Steve Rogers wearing his Avengers 1 outfit. Implying the teachers have been showing the same video repeatedly for at least the past 5 years. Befitting of a public school in a poorer neighbourhood.
1 - Peter is seen carrying his books after he says he lost another backpack in the previous scene
Peter is seen carrying his books after he says he lost another backpack in the previous scene
1 - The principal of Peter Parker's school has a photo of Jim Morita, a Howling Commando from the first Captain America movie and the principal's grandfather.
The principal of Peter Parker's school has a photo of Jim Morita, a Howling Commando from the first Captain America movie and the principal's grandfather.
1 - Where Peter Parker correctly answers the question in their physics class. Turns out they were studying pendulums which Peter knows too well as he needed to learn this to swing more efficiently.
Where Peter Parker correctly answers the question in their physics class. Turns out they were studying pendulums which Peter knows too well as he needed to learn this to swing more efficiently.
1 - Spider-Man never punches any of the villains he fights. He uses his webs, he counters his enemies punches which causes them to punch each other, he even kicks them, but he never punches them.
Spider-Man never punches any of the villains he fights. He uses his webs, he counters his enemies punches which causes them to punch each other, he even kicks them, but he never punches them.

While going to Washington for the quiz you can see the diversion board for cleanup of the triskelion, i.e. a callback to the winter soldier

1 - We can briefly see Tony ordering a drink before it is revealed he is not there, but on vacation in India.
We can briefly see Tony ordering a drink before it is revealed he is not there, but on vacation in India.

Tony stark opens the car door for Peter with his right hand, which leads to an awkward hug. This is because his left arm was crushed by a car while he was fighting in Berlin

1 - Spider-Man does a jump & roll move that looks nearly identical to a move Captain America pulls on him in Civil War (2016).
Spider-Man does a jump & roll move that looks nearly identical to a move Captain America pulls on him in Civil War (2016).
1 - MJ is seen wearing a shirt of Sylvia Plath, who wrote a poem titled "Spider"
MJ is seen wearing a shirt of Sylvia Plath, who wrote a poem titled "Spider"

In the final fight of Spider-Man: Homecoming, Spider-Man burns his fingers trying to lift a piece of burning metal. The second time, he digs his hands into the sand a bit to create a barrier and protect his hands from the hot metal.

When Peter Parker is taking Flash's car, Flash says,"Sorry about dinner, but I know when branzino is fresh, and that was not fresh!" Branzino is the meal that Andrew Garfield's Spider-Man didn't know how to eat at Gwen's house in Amazing Spider-Man. Nice reference marvel.

1 - When Vulture ponders Peters true Identity the reflection from the traffic light on his face is red and turns green the moment he figures out Peters hero identity.
When Vulture ponders Peters true Identity the reflection from the traffic light on his face is red and turns green the moment he figures out Peters hero identity.

When Ned distracts Peter with questions while he's doing ab crunches, the coach compliments Peter for being able to do it so well. Peter realizes he's doing a lot too quickly, so he slows down and pretends to struggle with his exercise.

1 - Bruce Banner's picture is on the wall in Peter Parker's school along with other very famous scientists including Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton.
Bruce Banner's picture is on the wall in Peter Parker's school along with other very famous scientists including Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton.
1 - Michelle was reading a book called "Of Human Bondage", which is a story about an orphaned boy who lived with his aunt and uncle.
Michelle was reading a book called "Of Human Bondage", which is a story about an orphaned boy who lived with his aunt and uncle.

- When Peter is breaking out of the storage vault, he uses a TI-83 graphing calculator which was discontinued in 2004 but is still often sold secondhand. Peter bought an older, used model because the newer TI-84 is expensive and not much different than the older model

Peter has a Mike Piazza pennant in his room. Spider-Man is a noted Mets fan in the comics, as Shea Stadium and Citi field are in his home borough of Queens.

Homecoming poster
Homecoming poster

Homecoming Plot

An anthology series centered around the mysterious Geist Group, an unconventional wellness company and their equally unorthodox program, the Homecoming Initiative.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Homecoming. 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 Drama, Thriller
Stars Stephan James, Julia Roberts, Bobby Cannavale, Shea Whigham
IMDB score 7.5