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The sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming as well as the Breather Episode finale of Phase 3 and the Infinity Saga, Spider-Man: Far From Home is the 23rd film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Set eight months after Avengers: Endgame, Far From Home follows Peter Parker on a European field trip as he tries to adjust to the death of his mentor and the new reality he finds himself in while dealing with an interdimensional incursion by the Elementals.

Spider-Man will return in Spider-Man 3.

Tropes used in Spider-Man: Far From Home include:
  • Adaptation Species Change: The Elementals are extra-dimensional Human Aliens in the comics. Here they're literal forces of nature. Or rather, they're remote-controlled cybernetic monsters. That being said, them being technological in nature lines up with the Elements of Doom, of which the MCU Elementals are Composite Characters 
  • Adaptational Badass: In the comics, Mysterio is something of a joke villain, usually quickly folding on account of being a Squishy Wizard. Here he nearly manages to destroy London.
  • Adaptational Villainy: Mysterio. He was never a good guy but his comics self is usually Only in It For the Money. This version is fully willing to cause mass murder and destruction so he can be worshipped as a hero and was no issue killing Peter and all his classmates.
  • Arc Words: "The next Iron Man."
  • Ambiguous Situation:
    • Was Talos impersonating Nick Fury only in this movie? Or does this movie reveal that the "Nick Fury" we've been following since Iron Man was Talos, and so far we've only seen the real Nick Fury in Captain Marvel? Or is it somewhere in between, giving writers an easy way to explain characterization inconsistencies?
    • Is Mysterio truly dead, or did he fake his death?
    • "Even Dead, I am The Hero". Considering that fits Mysterio to a T, was E.D.I.T.H. really made by Tony, or was it made by Mysterio himself? Considering E.D.I.T.H. is prone to malfunction at critical moments, that Mysterio is a Stark Industries employee, and that Peter only has E.D.I.T.H.'s word on Mysterio being dead...
  • Bigger Bad: Thanos. His Badass Finger-Snap tore a whole in the universe allowing the Elementals in. Holds true even with The Reveal. Thanos' threat forced Iron Man to give his life, setting up Beck to fill the void.
  • The Bus Came Back:
    • You might remember William Riva as the lab tech that Obadiah Stane screamed at in Iron Man.
    • Talos and Soren, who we haven't seen since Captain Marvel.
    • S.H.I.E.L.D. is back to being fully operational, having fully recovered from the fallout of Captain America: The Winter Soldier.
  • Composite Character:
    • The Elementals are a combinations of the namesake team and the Elements of Doom. In addition, they are named Hydro-Man, Sandman, Molten Man and Cyclone.
    • The Elementals being technological menaces created by a disgruntled scientist means they are they fill the role of the Spider Slayers, with Mysterio being both Alastair Smythe and Alastair's father, Spencer
  • Chekov's Gun:
  • Disproportionate Retribution: It seems that Beck's main beef with Tony Stark is that he renamed his life's work "B.A.R.F." Though it is a silly name, as the company C.E.O., Tony was fully empowered to do that. His support crew seems driven by similarly minor slights that Tony did towards them.
  • Foreshadowing: Good lord there's so much.
    • Relating to Mysterio and the Elementals.
      • Mysterio relates Earth's designation as "616", yet (as it was established in Captain Marvel) its actual designation is C-35.
      • Fighting off a supernatural interdimensional incursion is exactly what the Masters of the Mystic Arts signed on for yet not one of them is called on. Because the threat is technological and thus flies under their radar
      • Beck says that the Elementals destroyed his Earth, yet he's able to defeat two of them alone.
      • For a Humble Hero, he seems quite taken with the media's grandiose moniker of "Mysterio."
      • Though the Elementals are primordial forces of nature, the Fire Elemental draws power from refined metal, an unnatural substance. Fury and Hill acknowledge the oddity of this with a glance. It was just something Beck came up with to sound cool. He needed a Power-Up Food that could be found in any urbanized area.
      • Two superheroes, the ones who just saved the city, in a bar, unmasked, is treated as an Unusually Uninteresting Sight. Because everyone at the bar is either a hologram or in on Beck's scheme.
    • Relating to Nick Fury.
      • Maria Hill often calls him by his first name. As Captain Marvel made clear, no one is on a First-Name Basis with Fury.
      • "He's from Earth, just not yours."
      • Fury holds Captain Marvel in high reverence outright telling Peter "don't invoke her name." Nick respects Carol, but certainly not that much.
      • His Large Ham moments are really played up. Because Talos only has so many memories to work with.
      • Fury's dressing down of Spider-Man is markedly Out of Character. His previous scoldings to heroes were all Disappointed in You mixed in with You Are Better Than You Think You Are to have them push through. Here, he scolds Spider-Man like a father would scold a misbehaving teenager. As a father himself, that's likely the guiding experience Talos has when it comes to dealing with teenagers.
      • As is frequently said, Fury is the most paranoid man on the planet yet he takes everything Beck says at face value. This was why Fury in the whole film is actually Talos. The director said that Fury wouldn't have bought everything but Talos, having dealt with cosmic threats, would.
  • The Friend Nobody Likes: For a given value of "friend", but no one on the class trip seems to like Flash. One of his classmates even ball taps him.
  • Fun with Acronyms: Even Dead I'm The Hero. Peter has a good laugh at this.
  • Hidden Depths: When it looks like they're about to die, Flash reveals that his parents ignore him and his videos are a way to feel validated. A Freeze-Frame Bonus even shows him texting his parents because they, unlike the other guardians, have not been texting him to see if he's alright following the Elemental attacks.
  • Hundred-Percent Adoration Rating: Iron Man has posthumously achieved this.
  • Irony: As Soren, who was posing as Maria Hill, notes, Beck managed to fool two Skrulls with his illusions. Talos defends it as Mysterio's act being very convincing.
  • Lighter and Softer/Breather Episode: An incredibly lighthearted movie after the tense and action-packed Avengers: Endgame, and before the similarly action-packed Black Widow.
  • Like an Old Married Couple: Hill and Fury. Because they are one. They're Soren and Talos.
  • Only Known by Their Nickname: An Implied Trope. The way Mysterio says it, "a soldier named Quentin", suggests that this could be the case or it could be that he just has an unusual name that lends itself to the Alternate Universe backstory. Either way, his co-conspirators only ever refer to him as "boss."
  • Reality Ensues:
    • Half the population vanished for five years. Their homes were put up for sale. May even works for a charity set up to provide relief for these people. Likewise, many Midtown High students have to retake the year they were snapped away in. You can't miss half a school year and expect to move forward.
    • As Vulture did in the previous film, MJ deduces that Peter is Spider-Man based on the fact that the two are never in the same place at the same time. Doubly so given that MJ is a benign Stalker with a Crush towards Peter. She'd notice his comings and goings. In fact, she even used the same incident as Toomes, the Washington monument, to piece it all together.
  • Refusal of the Call: Literally. Peter sends Nick Fury to voice mail. Happy is horrified by this.
  • Shout-Out: Harrington compares the fused Elementals to Power Rangers. Dell labels this as idiotic. It's clearly Voltron.
  • Superman Stays Out of Gotham: Spider-Man outright asks Fury why the heavy hitters, namely Thor, Captain Marvel, or Doctor Strange aren't called in to help. The former two are off-planet and the latter is "not available.". The Stinger establishes that part of this is the result of Talos as Fury having no idea how to answer this question and just dodging it however he can.
  • Suspiciously Similar Substitute:
    • After Flash Took a Level In Kindness, Brad Davis seems to have taken on his Homecoming persona as a total asshole.
    • In-Universe, many note that Mysterio is a mixture of Doctor Strange, Thor, and Iron Man. Because this is what he intended their reaction to be.
  • Took a Level In Kindness:
    • Happy Hogan is much nicer to Peter than he was in Homecoming.
    • Flash Thompson is still a dick but he admits to Peter that Spider-Man, his personal hero, has made want to be a better person.
  • Trust Password: To confirm that it's really Happy, Peter asks about their trip to Germany. Happy responds by saying how Peter ordered a pay-per-view adult film which embarrasses Peter enough to convince him that it's Happy.
  • Ungrateful Bastard: Mysterio and his crew are all disgruntled Stark Industries employees. The fact that their former boss died preventing Thanos from destroying the universe means nothing to them.
  • Unreliable Narrator:
    • Beck claims that Tony fired him due to being unstable. If you need any more proof of that, watch the B.A.R.F. reveal flashback. In Beck's memory, everyone laughed at the name. Not only did no one do so in Captain America: Civil War, but Tony immediately said that he had to think of a better name for it, a line which is notably edited out.
    • As mentioned above, E.D.I.T.H. when she says that "all illusions are off"
  • Warts and All: As Happy comforts Peter with, no one, not even Tony himself, could live up to the ideals that Iron Man represented. As anyone who's watched the MCU can attest, Tony made a lot of mistakes in his life.
  • What Does She See in Him?: Both Ned/Betty and Happy/May confuse Peter.
  • What Happened to the Mouse?: Peter's AI from the previous film, Karen, is dropped with no explanation.
  • You Look Like You've Seen a Ghost: Peter's reaction when Beck dons the E.D.I.T.H. glasses, clearly shaken up by how much Beck looks like Tony. Which is of course, exactly what Beck wanted.
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