- “Question reality. Change your destiny.”
Doctor Strange is a Marvel Studios film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name created by Stan Lee and Steve Dikto. It is the 14th film overall of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the second of it's Phase Three. Directed by Scott Derrickson from a screenplay by him, Jon Spaights, and C. Robert Cargill, it follows the origin of neurosurgeon Stephen Strange and how a career-ending injury became the start of his new life as the Sorcerer Supreme. It was released on November 4, 2016.
Doctor Strange follows the story of neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a horrific car accident that ruins his hands and thus his career, is made aware of the hidden world of magic and alternate dimensions and finds himself among the mystic protectors of Kamar-Taj, under the tutelage of the Ancient One, to trek the path of becoming the Sorcerer Supreme, facing down the threat of rogue sorcerer Kaecilius and the malevolent entity he serves, Dormammu.
- Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange and Dormammu
- Chiwetel Ejiofor as Baron Mordo
- Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer
- Benedict Wong as Wong
- Mads Mikkelsen as Kaecilius
- Tilda Swinton as the Ancient One
- Michael Stuhlbarg as Nicodemus West
- Benjamin Bratt as Jonathan Pangborn
- Scott Adkins as Lucian
- Linda Louise Duan as Tina Minoru
- Mark Anthony Brighton as Daniel Drumm
- Amy Landecker as Dr. Bruner
- Chris Hemsworth as Thor (post-credits scene)
- Stan Lee as a bus passenger
Trailers and Clips
- October 27, 2016 (Portugal)
- October 28, 2016 (Spain)
- November 3, 2016 (Brazil)
- November 24, 2016 (Argentina)
- This is the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to be released on Blu-ray/DVD/Digital HD and Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Digital HD combo packs since 2013's Iron Man 3. The last Marvel Cinematic Universe film to be released on a stand-alone Blu-ray and a Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/Digital HD combo pack was Captain America: Civil War.
- This films marks composer Michael Giacchino's first entry to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
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