Captain America: Civil War ended with Team Cap and Team Iron Man firmly on opposing sides. Many assumed that only Thanos’ threat to the cosmos could bring them back together.
But, it turns out, it only took one ailing fan who wished to meet two of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes. 18-year-old cancer patient, Ryan Wilcox, asked for the Avengers to assemble online.
Gwyneth Paltrow (Iron Man‘s Pepper Potts) caught wind of the call and she summoned Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans on behalf of Ryan. Downey, Evans, and Paltrow met up in the San Diego area to make Ryan’s dream come true, the result of which is documented in the Instagram posts below.