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Truth Tellers (‘Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2’ and ‘Justice League’)

Eternal rivals DC and Marvel were on the same page about the hilarity that ensues when their tough-guy superheroes are prompted to share their innermost secrets. In the second Guardians adventure, empath Mantis unlocks Star-Lord’s “romantic, sexual love” for Gamora, setting Drax off on an infectious laughing fit. Meanwhile, Aquaman ‘fessing up to his fear of dying young (as well of his adolescent awe of Wonder Woman) courtesy of the Lasso of Truth proved to be one of the few universally liked moments in Justice League. (Photo: Disney/Warner Bros. Pictures/courtesy Everett Collection)

10 weirdest movie coincidences of 2017

Ethan Alter
Senior Writer, Yahoo Entertainment

Coincidence? We think… so! Whether accidentally or on purpose, 2017 boasted a number of films that shared scenes, story points, and even songs in common. We’ve rounded up 10 of the most egregious examples of cinematic overlap, which afflicted everything from comic-book movies like Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Justice League to such low-budget indies as Lady Bird and Brad’s Status. After clicking through, be sure to sound off in the comments below on the other coincidences you caught at the movies.