In this post, I am answering a number of questions about Tom Holland’s first appearance as Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Spider-Man has been a key figure in the MCU, but when and how did he first appear?
You’ve got questions, and I’ve got answers! Read on for all the details.
In which movie did Tom Holland first play Spider-Man?
Tom Holland first appears as Peter Parker/Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War. The actor appears on screen 1 hour 13 minutes and 40 seconds into the movie.
What is Tom Holland’s first line as Spider-Man?
The first line spoken by Tom Holland in Captain America: Civil War is “Hey, May”. This line is said by Peter Parker to Aunt May.
Who plays Aunt May in Captain America: Civil War?
Aunt May is played by Marisa Tomei. Captain America: Civil War marks the first of multiple appearances by Aunt May in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Who is the first Avenger that Spider-Man meets in Captain America: Civil War?
Tony Stark / Iron Man is the first Avenger that Peter Parker / Spider-Man meets in Captain America: Civil War.
Is Peter Parker already Spider-Man before he meets Tony Stark?
Prior to meeting Tony Stark, Peter Parker is already operating as a costumed crime-fighter. Peter has a make-shift costume, has invented his own webbing, and is calling himself, Spider-Man.
Does Spider-Man say ‘with great power, comes great responsibility’ in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
When Peter Parker / Spider-Man is first introduced in Captain America Civil War, he does not use the phrase ‘with great power, comes great responsibility’ – a line/mantra that has been uttered in a previous collection of Spider-Man films.
In Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker says: “When you can do the things that I can, but you don’t, and then the bad things happen, they happen because of you.”
How many times does Spider-Man appear in Captain America: Civil War?
Spider-Man appears in three scenes in Captain America: Civil War. The first and third scenes take place in Queens, New York, while the second scene takes place at Leipzig/Halle Airport, Germany.
The first scene runs for approximately 5 minutes, and focuses on Peter Parker’s interaction with Tony Stark.
The second scene lasts for around 13 minutes and sees Spider-Man involved in the Avenger ‘civil war’.
The third scene is a post-credit sequence, which runs for around a minute in length.
Whose team is Spider-Man on in Captain America: Civil War?
In Captain America: Civil War, Spider-Man is on Team Iron Man.
Is Spider-Man an Avenger in Captain America: Civil War?
Spider-Man works on Team Iron Man, but he is not an Avenger. Spider-Man is not officially an Avenger until Avengers: Infinity War (2018).
Does Spider-Man curse/swear in Captain America: Civil War?
During the airport scene, when Spider-Man sees Ant-Man transform into Giant-Man for the first time, he says: “Holy shit!” This is the only swear word that he says during the movie.
What happens to Spider-Man after the airport scene?
Worried that Peter could get injured, Tony Stark tells Parker his involvement with the team is over and he is sent back to Queens.
What happens in the post-credit scene of Captain America: Civil War?
During the post-credit scene of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker is back home in Queens, trying out some of the new technology that he has acquired from Tony Stark.
After his first appearance, is it implied that Spider-Man will be seen again in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
As the end-credit scene fades out, ‘Spider-Man will return’ appears on screen, indicating that the character will pop up again in the MCU.
After Captain America: Civil War, what is Spider-Man’s next appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
Following Captain America: Civil War, Spider-Man’s second appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is in Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017). The movie opened in theatres a year after Captain America: Civil War made its debut.
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