This past week alone has seen tons of Doctor Strange news and clips start to appear. According to ComicBook.com, Marvel and Disney studios have screened Doctor Strange for critics and press. The screening was held last night and reactions soon flooded Twitter. The comments continued to pour through this morning. If this initial wave of reaction is any kind of indication, then Marvel and Disney have another worldwide hit in their ever-growing Marvel Cinematic Universe.
— Andy Signore (@andysignore) October 20, 2016
— Ali Plumb (@AliPlumb) October 20, 2016
#DoctorStrange is definitely Marvel's strangest movie to date, but it's weird & wild in all the best ways. Incredible imagery, heady story
— ErikDavis (@ErikDavis) October 20, 2016
Just out of Doctor Strange. Full review embargoed until Tuesday, but quite enjoyed that. Very much in the spirit and tone of Thor.
— Darren Mooney (@Darren_Mooney) October 20, 2016
Full review week of release. Can't wait to see it again. In the meantime it's WAY past my bedtime. #DoctorStrange
— Brandon Norwood (@bwood0824) October 20, 2016
Doctor Strange tells the story of neurosurgeon Stephen Strange whose life takes a tragic turn after a horrific car accident damages his hands. When medicine fails him, he is forced to look for healing in a mysterious place known as Kamar-Taj. There he learns that this is not just a place for healing but also the sight of a magical battle to save the world. Soon Doctor Strange must choose to return to his normal life or leave it all behind and take his new place as the world’s Sorcerer Supreme.
Doctor Strange stars Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock, Star Into Darkness, ), Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave), Rachel McAdams (True Detective Season 2), Michael Stuhlbarg (A Serious Man), Mads Mikkelsen (Valhalla Riding/Hannibal) and Tilda Swinton (The Grand Budapest Hotel). It is directed by Scott Derrickson, and written by Derrickson, Jon Spaihts (Prometheus), and C. Robert Cargill (Sinister). It opens November 4, 2017, in theaters nationwide.