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What's on Captain America's To-Do List Across the Globe?

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What's on Captain America's To-Do List Across the Globe?

Anthony Mackie and Chris Evans in 'Captain America: The Winter Solider' (Disney/Marvel)

WARNING: Spoilers ahead.

After spending several decades under a block of ice, Steve Rogers has a lot of catching up to do when it comes to pop culture and cultural milestones. Luckily, he keeps a checklist filled with recommendations to get him up to speed and one step closer to becoming a more Modern Man — even though, in true Steve Rogers fashion, he maintains his to-do list analog-style with a notebook and pencil.

In the opening scene of "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," future bromance partners Rogers (Chris Evans) and Sam "The Falcon" Wilson (Anthony Mackie) have a meet-cute during their morning jog around Washington, D.C. Wilson recommends listening to Marvin Gaye's seminal soundtrack album, "Trouble Man" (1972), which Rogers jots down in his notebook, under a handful of other entries that briefly flash on screen.

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As it turns out, this list has several variations worldwide, with specific items tailored toward a particular country's release of "Winter Soldier," which Yahoo Movies can now share with you exclusively.

One interesting note: While the first five items are exclusive to individual territories, the last five items on Cap's to-do list are the same in every country. They are "Thai Food," "Star Wars/Trek," "Nirvana (band)," "Rocky (Rocky II?)," and the current addition, "Troubleman (soundtrack)." See, we're not all that different after all.

Here are Cap's to-check-out items from all around the globe.

UNITED STATES/CANADA:

I Love Lucy (TV show)
Moon Landing
Berlin Wall up + down
Steve Jobs (Apple)
Disco
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: Marvin Gaye followed up his bestselling album "What's Going On" (1971) with the soundtrack to the 1972 blaxploitation film "Trouble Man," starring Robert Hooks as Mr. T. (no relation to the member of "The A-Team"), a private detective who often takes justice into his own hands. The movie's so-so but the soundtrack is classic, with the title track heard briefly during the scene in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" in which Sam Wilson watches over a recovering Steve Rogers in the hospital.

UNITED KINGDOM:

TV Show – Sherlock
Moon Landing
The Beatles
World Cup Final (1966)
Sean Connery
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

 What You Might Not Know: The 1966 FIFA World Cup Final took place in July 30 in Wembley Stadium in London, remembered as England's only World Cup trophy as the Brits won 4-2 against West Germany. The England team became known as the "wingless wonders" due to their narrow attacking formation.

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SPAIN:

Rafa Nadal
Chupa Chups
Héroes del Silencio
1978 Constitution
Camilo José Cela
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: Rafael Nadal is a Spanish professional tennis player and the current No. 1 tennis player in the world who has earned the nickname "King of Clay"; Chupa Chups is a popular candy brand; Héroes del Silencio was a Spanish rock band that became an international success during the 1980s and established themselves as one of the major contributors to the Rock en Español scene before breaking up in 1996; The Constitución Española of 1978 is the most powerful component of the Spanish transition to democracy; Camilo José Cela was a Spanish novelist, writer and essayist associated with the Generation of '36 movement who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1989.

FRANCE:

France 98
Louis de Funes
Coluche
Daft Punk
The Fifth Element
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: France won its first World Cup in 1998, a year the nation hosted the tournament; Louis de Funès was one of the greats of French comedy alongside André Bourvil and Fernande; Coluche was also a legendary French comedian.

AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND:

AC/DC
Space travel
Steve Irwin
Skippy the Bush Kangaroo
Tim Tams
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: Space travel refers to Virgin Galactic, your future ticket to space; "Skippy the Bush Kangaroo" was an Australian television series chronicling the adventures of a young boy and his pet kangaroo that ran 1966-68; Tim Tam is a brand of chocolate biscuit made by Arnott's, and it's delicious.

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GERMANY:

Currywurst
Moon Landing
Berlin Wall up + down
Oktoberfest
Disco
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: Currywurst is a food dish consisting of steamed/fried pork sausage cut into slices and seasoned with ketchup, curry and other spices, and it is also delicious. Otherwise there's a surprising amount of overlap with the U.S. list here.

ITALY:

World Cup '82 & '06
Vasco Rossi
Berlin Wall up + down
Roberto Benigni
Ferrari's victories at F1 Grand Prix
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: As you could probably guess, Italy won the World Cup in 1982 and 2006; Vasco Rossi, also known as Il Blasco, is an Italian singer-songwriter who has released 26 albums; Scuderia Ferrari is the racing team division of the Ferrari. It's the oldest surviving team in Grand Prix racing and also the most successful Formula One team in history.

BRAZIL:

Ayrton Senna
Wagner Moura
Xuxa
Mamonas Assassinas
Chaves
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: Senna won three Formula One world championships and was considered one of the greatest drivers in the history of racing before being killed in an accident in 1994; Wagner Moura is an actor best known for the "Elite Squad" movies; Xuxa is a mega-star musician and kid's show host; Mamonas Assassinas was a satirical Brazilian band whose members perished in a 1996 plane crash; "Chaves" is the Portuguese translation of the long-running Mexican TV comedy "El Chavo del Ocho," which has been popular in Brazil since the early '80s.

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LATIN AMERICA:

Chilean Miner's Rescues
Maradona's Hand of God
Shakira
Neri Vela (1st Mexican Astronaut)
Octavia Paz (Nobel winner)
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: "Maradona: La mano de Dios" is a 2007 biopic based on the life of Diego Maradona, who is considered by many to be the greatest football (soccer) player of all time; Neri Vela, as noted (thanks, Cap) was the first and only Mexican (and the second Latin American) to have traveled to space; Octavio Paz was a Mexican poet and writer.

RUSSIA:

Yuri Gagarin
Vladimir Vysotskiy
Soviet Union Dissolution – 1991
Moscow doesn't believe in Tears
Disco
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: Yuri Gagarin (1934-1968) was a Soviet pilot and cosmonaut... and the first human being to journey into outer space; Vladimir Vysotsky was a Soviet singer, songwriter, poet, and actor; "Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears" is a 1979 Soviet film that won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1980.

KOREA:

Dance Dance Revolution
Ji-Sung Park
Oldboy
2002 World Cup
Disco
Thai Food
Star Wars/Trek
Nirvana (band)
Rocky (Rocky II?)
Troubleman (soundtrack)

What You Might Not Know: Ji-Sung Park is the most decorated Asian footballer in history; Park Chan-wook's "Oldboy" (2005) is the revenge thriller you need to see instead of Spike Lee's recent remake; The 2002 World Cup was the first held in Asia.

One final note: Most — but not all — of the world still loves disco.

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