10 Funniest Scenes From The MCU Franchise

Over the past fourteen years, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has captured the hearts of comic book fans of all generations. They have a specific way of subtly alluding to nuances captured in the comics. Although primarily categorized as action movies, the franchise’s screenwriters bring clever tongue-in-cheek humor to every movie that’s been released.

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The use of humor in Marvel films allows audiences to relate to characters who otherwise have a more serious presence in the films. An example is when Tony Stark teaches Nebula how to play paper football in Avengers: Endgame. This scene allowed audiences to see Nebula, a ruthless killing machine created by Thanos, in a more humanizing light. Hopefully we’ll see more of this in the new Morbius movie coming later this year, but there are plenty more examples of perfectly timed humor in the Marvel franchise.

Iron Man (2008) Caught in the act

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From the very first Marvel movie, the writers of the franchise gave Tony Stark that classic self-serving sarcastic demeanor he has in the comic books. Robert Downy Jr..Iron Man’s role will go down in Marvel history, not just for his ultimate sacrifice for the planet in Avengers: Endgame, but also his witty quips throughout the franchise.

With so many great moments, fans will never forget when Pepper first walked into Tony’s encounter trying to get his costume off for the first time, and he said, “Let’s face it, this isn’t not the worst thing you’ve caught me doing. .”


Iron Man 2 (2010) Tony meets Fury

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Another iconic character usually portrayed in a more serious light is Nick Fury, one of Marvel’s best non-superpowered characters, played by Samuel L. Jackson. Fans are always eager to see Fury appear in a Marvel movie because they know a big secret is about to be revealed or uncovered.

One of the funniest moments of Fury’s screen time was when Tony Stark first met him in iron man 2. Tony tells him, “I’m sorry, I don’t want to start off on the wrong foot. Am I looking at the patch or the eye? Even Fury couldn’t help but smile a little.

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) The Kiss

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While the first Captain America movie was steeped in Marvel Easter eggs and a rich story that included the First Avenger being the First Avenger, the writers couldn’t help but throw in a quick one-liner to even out the story. heavy action of the film.

As Steve Rogers gives Peggy Carter a good luck kiss before jumping out of a speeding car, he gives Colonel Philips (Tommy Lee Jones) a surprised look, to which he replies: “I’m not kissing you!”

Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) Prosthetic Leg

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Not only does it have a great soundtrack, but guardians of the galaxy is full of humor. Drax’s inability to understand subtle social cues and sarcasm. Peter Quill’s obsession with being called Star-Lord and having everyone look up to him.

One of the funniest parts of guardians of the galaxy That’s when Rocket Raccoon tricks Peter into taking a man’s prosthetic leg, thinking it’s part of their grand plan to break out of prison. What’s even funnier is that the joke continues in Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, only with a male ocular prosthesis.

Ant-Man (2015) Baskin Robins

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Paul Rudd did an amazing job portraying Scott Lang in The ant Man especially because Lang’s character is so quick-witted, which Rudd fits perfectly.

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While there were many great moments in the film, the funniest one that stood out the most was when Lang got the job at Baskin Robins after being released from prison. A young man walks in and tries to order different things which are clearly not on the menu, Lang walks away after being called to the back and says, “Darby, could you just take care of that idiot, thanks.”

Doctor Strange (2016) First time with cape

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Steven Strange is probably one of the most serious and complex characters in the MCU. Losing the ability to use your hands when you’re a top surgeon is devastating and would make anyone lose their sense of humor.

However, strange doctor isn’t without its fair share of amusing scenes, one being when Strange first encounters The Cloak of Levitation. The cloak tries to steer Strange in one direction as he tries to chase after Kaecilius. The idea that the cloak has a mind of its own and disagrees with Strange makes this scene hilarious.

Watchmen vol 2 (2017) Mary Poppins

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A fan favorite character from the guardians of the galaxy movies have been Michael Rooker like Yondu Udonta. He is a tough and no-nonsense captain of a group of space pirates. There are very few scenes where we see Yondu as an actor.

However, in Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2 As Peter and Yondu descend on the explosive planet of Ego, Peter laughs and says, “You look like Marry Poppins.” Yondu then asks, “Is he cool?” And Peter replies, “Yeah, he’s cool.” As they reach the surface, Yondu shouts, “I’m Marry Poppins Y’all,” in one of the funniest scenes in the MCU franchise.

Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Introducing Korg

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While we wait for one of the most anticipated MCU projects, Thor: Love and Thunder, let’s take a look back at an excellent supporting character from Thor: Ragnarok, Korg, voiced by the film’s director Taika Waititi. Waititi is known for being a hilarious comedian and creating the show What we do in the shadows with Jemaine Clement.

The introduction of Korg into Thor: Ragnarok is a hilarious scene as the clumsy rocky creature says, “Over here, the pile of rocks is waving at you, over here. I am in fact a thing, I am a being. Let me introduce myself, my name is Korg, I’m kind of the leader here. I’m made of rocks, as you can see, don’t let that intimidate you unless you’re made of scissors, teehee.

Black Panther (2018) We Are Vegetarians

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One Marvel movie not remembered for its humor was Black Panther. While most of the movie was about a community struggling to keep their secrets safe, there were a few funny scenes that stood out.

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One, in particular, was the first time Everett Ross met M’Baku. M’Baku said, “I’m going to see you too my kids,” as Ross took an audible sip. He followed up with “Just kidding, we’re vegetarians” and laughed as everyone looked around in confusion.

Avengers: Infinity War (2018) He’s a Man

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In Avengers: Infinity War, the Guardians of the Galaxy stumble upon an unconscious Thor floating in space. They bring him to the ship and discuss what to do with him.

After some hilarious back and forth between Drax and Peter about how Peter gained weight, Rocket confirms, and Peter looks around hurt and bewildered. Drax finally gives the best description of Thor, “It’s like a pirate having a baby with an angel.”

Avengers: Endgame (2019) Ant-Man’s Taco

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the Avengers: Endgame concluded an era of incredible superheroes. But it wouldn’t be a finale without some of Marvel’s quick jokes and hilarious moments.

We see Scott Lang sitting on a bench about to take a bite of a delicious taco when a SHEILD helicopter takes off and blows the contents of the taco straight out of the shell. As Lang gives a disappointed look, Hulk walks up and hands him two of his own tacos with a friendly smile. This scene was so good that there are countless memes flooding the internet depicting the polite Hulk handing things to people.

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