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** Tony Stark is 5'7', only just taller than Bruce Banner, and is a total badass.



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* Mothra in ''Film/GodzillaKingOfTheMonsters2019'', comparatively speaking. She is the smallest kaiju seen in terms of overall mass (with her wings taking most of it), but she's so powerful she can ''shatter the sky'' with her God Rays and there is a good reason she is called the Queen of Monsters as she is able to [[spoiler: defeat Rodan and even have enough physical strength to slam into the much larger and stronger kaiju into the ground.]]


** There was Mantis, a praying mantis, as the Pint Sized Powerhouse.

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** There was Mantis, a praying mantis, as the Pint Sized Powerhouse.PintSizedPowerhouse, being strong enough to throw around Po by himself and during the battle with Tai Lung is able to hold the ropes of the broken rope bridge while the leopard and ''three'' of the other Furious Five are fighting on it (though clearly straining himself in the act).


* ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManIntoTheSpiderVerse'' has the tiny Spider-Ham who may be strongest character in the movie with his CartoonPhysics, Miles and Gwen are super strong despite their [[TeensAreShort stature]] and small school girl Peni Parker at one points physically smashes one of the RoguesGallery outside her MiniMecha.

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* ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManIntoTheSpiderVerse'' has the tiny Spider-Ham who may be strongest character in the movie with his CartoonPhysics, Miles and Gwen are super strong despite their [[TeensAreShort stature]] and small school girl stature]]. Peni Parker is even smaller than Miles and Gwen and yet at one points physically smashes point she wrecks one of the RoguesGallery outside her MiniMecha.



** Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow is tiny compared to the rest of the cast (Scarlet Johanson is 53), but she still armies of burly dudes, kill multiple aliens and take on hold her own against a SuperSoldier like Bucky Barnes twice.
** Bruce Banner, as his actor Mark Ruffalo stands at 57 which makes him much, much shorter the majority of the male Avengers. This is fitting for a scientific NonActionGuy like Banner., however [[UnstoppableRage Pissing him off]] is a still suicidal decision as he becomes [[HulkingOut much larger]], but Banner himself seems to retain some of Hulk's latent strength as he overpowers Scarlet Witch with one headlock in Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron. Bruce also has NighInvulnerability as well as he survives falling from helicopters, aircrafts, spaceships and crashing into Earth [[CamefromtheSky from space]].

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** Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow is tiny compared to the rest of the cast (Scarlet Johanson is 53), but she still fights armies of burly dudes, kill kills multiple aliens (even wounding Corvus Glaive) and take on hold held her own against a SuperSoldier like Bucky Barnes twice.''twice''.
** Bruce Banner, as his actor Mark Ruffalo stands at 57 which makes him much, much shorter the majority of the male Avengers. This is fitting for a scientific NonActionGuy like Banner., Banner, however [[UnstoppableRage Pissing pissing him off]] is a still suicidal decision as he becomes [[HulkingOut '''[[HulkingOut much larger]], larger]]''', but Banner himself seems to retain some of Hulk's latent strength as he overpowers Scarlet Witch with one headlock in Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron. Bruce also has NighInvulnerability as well as he survives falling from helicopters, aircrafts, spaceships and crashing into Earth [[CamefromtheSky from space]].


** Knee-high, Yoda is. [[StrangeSyntaxSpeaker But if attack him you do]], [[BadassGrandpa kick your choobies, he will]].

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** Knee-high, Yoda is. [[StrangeSyntaxSpeaker But if attack him you do]], [[BadassGrandpa kick your choobies, he will]].will.



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* ''WesternAnimation/SpiderManIntoTheSpiderVerse'' has the tiny Spider-Ham who may be strongest character in the movie with his CartoonPhysics, Miles and Gwen are super strong despite their [[TeensAreShort stature]] and small school girl Peni Parker at one points physically smashes one of the RoguesGallery outside her MiniMecha.



** Bruce Banner, as his actor Mark Ruffalo stands at 1.73 which makes him much, much shorter the majority of the male Avengers (with the sole exception of the smaller Tom Holland/Spider-Man). This is fitting for a NonActionGuy like Banner. [[UnstoppableRage Pissing him off]] is a suicidal decision as he becomes ''ComicBook/TheHulk'', but Banner himself seems to retain some of Hulk's latent strength as he overpowers Scarlet Witch with one headlock in Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron. Bruce also has NighInvulnerability as well as he survives falling from helicopters, aircrafts, spaceships and crashing into Earth [[CamefromtheSky from space]].

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** Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow is tiny compared to the rest of the cast (Scarlet Johanson is 53), but she still armies of burly dudes, kill multiple aliens and take on hold her own against a SuperSoldier like Bucky Barnes twice.
** Bruce Banner, as his actor Mark Ruffalo stands at 1.73 57 which makes him much, much shorter the majority of the male Avengers (with the sole exception of the smaller Tom Holland/Spider-Man). Avengers. This is fitting for a scientific NonActionGuy like Banner. Banner., however [[UnstoppableRage Pissing him off]] is a still suicidal decision as he becomes ''ComicBook/TheHulk'', [[HulkingOut much larger]], but Banner himself seems to retain some of Hulk's latent strength as he overpowers Scarlet Witch with one headlock in Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron. Bruce also has NighInvulnerability as well as he survives falling from helicopters, aircrafts, spaceships and crashing into Earth [[CamefromtheSky from space]].



** The MCU's version of [[Film/SpiderManHomecoming Spider-Man]] as well. He isn't ''tiny'', but at a rather slim 5'8" he's notably smaller than the other physical powerhouse heroes. In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' he was capable of taking on {{Super Soldier}}s as a [[UnskilledButStrong mostly untrained teenager]], but nevertheless defeated Bucky, Falcon and brought down Giant Man. In ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar,'' Spidey effectively takes on [[spoiler:Cull Obsidian and Thanos]] who absolutely [[EvilIsBigger dwarf]] him.

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** The MCU's version of [[Film/SpiderManHomecoming Spider-Man]] as well. He isn't ''tiny'', but at a rather slim 5'8" he's notably smaller than the other physical powerhouse heroes. In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' he was capable of taking on {{Super Soldier}}s as a [[UnskilledButStrong mostly untrained teenager]], but nevertheless defeated Bucky, Falcon and brought helped bring down Giant Man. In ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar,'' Spidey effectively [[DavidVsGoliath takes on on]] [[spoiler:Cull Obsidian and Thanos]] who absolutely [[EvilIsBigger dwarf]] him.


* Lisbeth Salander, in ''Literature/TheMillenniumTrilogy'', played by 5'4" Creator/NoomiRapace (apparently, in the books, she's even ''smaller''). [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fu8_ttXT4J8 Watch her]] [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome beat up a couple of bikers]].

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* Lisbeth Salander, in ''Literature/TheMillenniumTrilogy'', played by 5'4" Creator/NoomiRapace (apparently, in the books, she's even ''smaller''). [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fu8_ttXT4J8 Watch her]] [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome beat up a couple of bikers]].bikers.


** The titular character in ''Film/AntMan''. After being shrunk down, he retains his mass, meaning that the average strength of his punch focused on an incredibly small surface makes him act like a bullet. In fact, he has to learn how much strength he has to apply in a single punch so as not to kill everyone he attacks.
** Bruce Banner is ironic example as his actor Mark Ruffalo stands at 1.73 which makes him much, much shorter the majority of the male Avengers (with the sole exception of the smaller Tom Holland/Spider-Man). Which is fitting for a NonActionGuy like Banner but as you know [[UnstoppableRage pissing him off]] is usually a suicidal decision as he becomes ''ComicBook/TheHulk'', but Banner himself seems to retain some of Hulk's latent strength as he overpowers Scarlet Witch with one headlock in Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron. Bruce also has NighInvulnerability as well as he survives falling from helicopters, aircrafts, spaceships and crashing into Earth [[CamefromtheSky from space]].
** Rocket Raccoon in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', as long as he has a gun with him (which also tends to be just as big if not bigger than him). [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2 In the sequel]], Groot also fits the Trope; he is, in effect, a child due to what happened in the first film, and less than a foot tall, but still strong enough to knock a full-grown man down.

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** The titular character in ''Film/AntMan''. After being shrunk down, he retains his mass, meaning that the average strength of his punch focused on an incredibly small surface makes him act like a bullet. In fact, he He has to learn how much strength he has to apply in a single punch so as not to kill everyone he attacks.
** Bruce Banner is ironic example Banner, as his actor Mark Ruffalo stands at 1.73 which makes him much, much shorter the majority of the male Avengers (with the sole exception of the smaller Tom Holland/Spider-Man). Which This is fitting for a NonActionGuy like Banner but as you know Banner. [[UnstoppableRage pissing Pissing him off]] is usually a suicidal decision as he becomes ''ComicBook/TheHulk'', but Banner himself seems to retain some of Hulk's latent strength as he overpowers Scarlet Witch with one headlock in Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron. Bruce also has NighInvulnerability as well as he survives falling from helicopters, aircrafts, spaceships and crashing into Earth [[CamefromtheSky from space]].
** Rocket Raccoon in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'', as long as he has a gun with him (which which also tends to be just as big if not bigger than him). [[Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2 In the sequel]], him.
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Groot in ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxyVol2'' also fits the Trope; he is, in effect, a child due to what happened in the first film, and is less than a foot tall, but still strong enough to knock a full-grown man down.



** The MCU's version of [[Film/SpiderManHomecoming Spider-Man]] as well. He isn't ''tiny'', but at a rather slim 5'8" he's notably smaller than the other physical powerhouse heroes. In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' he was capable of taking on {{Super Soldier}}s as a [[UnskilledButStrong mostly untrained teenager]], but nevertheless defeated Bucky [[note]] the titular antagonist of the ''Film/CaptainAmericaWinterSoldier''[[/note]], Falcon and brought down Giant Man.
*** [[spoiler: It's played completely straight in ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' where Spidey effectively takes on Cull Obsidian and Thanos who absolutely [[EvilIsBigger dwarf]] him.]]

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** The MCU's version of [[Film/SpiderManHomecoming Spider-Man]] as well. He isn't ''tiny'', but at a rather slim 5'8" he's notably smaller than the other physical powerhouse heroes. In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' he was capable of taking on {{Super Soldier}}s as a [[UnskilledButStrong mostly untrained teenager]], but nevertheless defeated Bucky [[note]] the titular antagonist of the ''Film/CaptainAmericaWinterSoldier''[[/note]], Bucky, Falcon and brought down Giant Man.
*** [[spoiler: It's played completely straight in ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' where
Man. In ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar,'' Spidey effectively takes on Cull [[spoiler:Cull Obsidian and Thanos Thanos]] who absolutely [[EvilIsBigger dwarf]] him.]] him.


* ''Film/StarTrek'': L'il Spock. He beats up a bully twice his size for [[YourMom insulting his mother]] and scares the other two bullies from helping their friend.

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* ''Film/StarTrek'': ''Film/StarTrek2009'': L'il Spock. He beats up a bully twice his size for [[YourMom insulting his mother]] and scares the other two bullies from helping their friend.


** The titular character in ''Film/AntMan''. After being shrunk down, he retains his density, meaning that the average strength of his punch focused on an incredibly small surface makes him act like a bullet. In fact, he has to learn how much strength he has to apply in a single punch so as not to kill everyone he attacks.

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** The titular character in ''Film/AntMan''. After being shrunk down, he retains his density, mass, meaning that the average strength of his punch focused on an incredibly small surface makes him act like a bullet. In fact, he has to learn how much strength he has to apply in a single punch so as not to kill everyone he attacks.


* ''Film/StarTrek'': L'il Spock.

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* ''Film/StarTrek'': L'il Spock. He beats up a bully twice his size for [[YourMom insulting his mother]] and scares the other two bullies from helping their friend.

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** Bruce Banner is ironic example as his actor Mark Ruffalo stands at 1.73 which makes him much, much shorter the majority of the male Avengers (with the sole exception of the smaller Tom Holland/Spider-Man). Which is fitting for a NonActionGuy like Banner but as you know [[UnstoppableRage pissing him off]] is usually a suicidal decision as he becomes ''ComicBook/TheHulk'', but Banner himself seems to retain some of Hulk's latent strength as he overpowers Scarlet Witch with one headlock in Film/AvengersAgeOfUltron. Bruce also has NighInvulnerability as well as he survives falling from helicopters, aircrafts, spaceships and crashing into Earth [[CamefromtheSky from space]].


** The MCU's version of [[Film/SpiderManHomecoming Spider-Man]] as well. He isn't ''tiny'', but at a rather slim 5'8" he's notably smaller than the other physical powerhouse heroes, and in the airport fight in ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' he was capable of taking on {{Super Soldier}}s as a [[UnskilledButStrong mostly untrained teenager]].

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** The MCU's version of [[Film/SpiderManHomecoming Spider-Man]] as well. He isn't ''tiny'', but at a rather slim 5'8" he's notably smaller than the other physical powerhouse heroes, and in the airport fight in heroes. In ''Film/CaptainAmericaCivilWar'' he was capable of taking on {{Super Soldier}}s as a [[UnskilledButStrong mostly untrained teenager]].teenager]], but nevertheless defeated Bucky [[note]] the titular antagonist of the ''Film/CaptainAmericaWinterSoldier''[[/note]], Falcon and brought down Giant Man.
*** [[spoiler: It's played completely straight in ''Film/AvengersInfinityWar'' where Spidey effectively takes on Cull Obsidian and Thanos who absolutely [[EvilIsBigger dwarf]] him.]]


* ''Film/TheHungerGames'': Clove, played by 5'3" IsabelleFuhrman, toward the end manages to physically intimidate Katniss, played by 5'9" Creator/JenniferLawrence. Of course, right after, she gets beaten to death by the even bigger Thresh.

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* ''Film/TheHungerGames'': Clove, played by 5'3" IsabelleFuhrman, Creator/IsabelleFuhrman, toward the end manages to physically intimidate Katniss, played by 5'9" Creator/JenniferLawrence. Of course, right after, she gets beaten to death by the even bigger Thresh.


** Princess Leia in the original trilogy and her mother Padme in the prequel trilog are played by 5'1" Creator/CarrieFisher and 5'3" Creator/NataliePortman, respectively, but they are both competent {{Action Girl}}s who can hold a fight.
** Shortness and ass-kicking combined seems to run in this family. According to ''The New Essential Guide to Characters'', Luke Skywalker is only 5'6".
** [[Film/TheForceAwakens Rey]] stands 5'6'' too, according to her stats on Wookiepedia.

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** Princess Leia in the original trilogy and her mother Padme in the prequel trilog are played by 5'1" Creator/CarrieFisher and 5'3" Creator/NataliePortman, respectively, but they are both competent {{Action Girl}}s who can hold a fight.
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fight. Shortness and ass-kicking combined seems to run in this family. According family: according to ''The New Essential Guide to Characters'', Luke Skywalker is only 5'6".
** [[Film/TheForceAwakens Rey]] stands 5'6'' too, according to her stats on Wookiepedia.
5'6". Outside the Skywalker family, Rey from ''Film/TheForceAwakens'' is the same height as Luke, but that's rather average for a woman.

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