In 2016, Doctor Strange was released worldwide. The director of the movie, Scott Derrickson who is also a producer and a screenwriter, known for his work as a director in the movies The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005), Sinister (2012), and the one and only Marvel cinematic superhero film Doctor Strange (2016).
This film as the 14th movie by the MCU and is based on the Marvel comic character of the same name. As we all are well aware of the huge fandom Marvel has, every movie it releases turns into a major hit. This movie made its own name besides being” just another marvel movie”.
Doctor Strange had the world premiere in Hong Kong on October 13, 2016, which was released in the United States on November 4. The movie belongs under the genre of Action, Fantasy, and Thriller.
The movie did so good that it was nominated in 66 different categories and won 20 of them among which are Saturn award for Best Comic-to-Film Motion Picture, All Def Movie Awards for Most Out of Place White Person in a Movie, Annie awards for Outstanding Achievement in Animated Effects in a Live Action Production and many more. Now let’s know more about the plot, characters of the movie.
Doctor Strange: Plot and Characters.
The story goes as Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Strange who was a Neurosurgeon but unfortunately, he met with an accident, and for his healing, he travels to the Tibetan Buddhist Monastery in Darjeeling, India. He learns Mystical Arts under Chiwetel Ejiofor as Karl Mordo. When he starts, he heals, he gradually came closer to spirituality and then he discovers about the world of magic, alternate dimensions, and certain mystical powers.
His special powers were Cloak of Levitation for flight, and the Eye of Agamotto and the most precious and special power was a relic containing an Infinity Stone that can manipulate time. Some other characters were Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer, Benedict Wong as Wong, Benjamin Bratt as Jonathan Pangborn, Michael Stuhlbarg as Nicodemus West.
All About the Sequel of the movie: Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness.
As we all the chaos created due to the Pandemic breakout. Therefore, all the Marvel movie dates are been shuffled and moved further. So as the result, this movie Dr. Strange Multiverse of Madness was actually scheduled to release on May 7, 2021, but was postponed to November 25, 2021, because Black widow was booked for the May month already.
And then again, this movie was rescheduled to March 25, 2022, as the November slot was reserved by Spiderman 3. The only perk of this rescheduling thing for marvel fans is that they’ll have 2 marvel movies coming in 2022 one of which is Thor and other one Doctor Strange. With this, we hope your curiosity closes out. Stay tuned to know more about it and for other exciting news.