Dr. Strange was a self-centered New York surgeon robbed of his touch after a car accident. After a stint as a wandering derelict, he encounters a healer in the Himalayas and learns to tap into psychic... more
In Movie Theaters U.S.Friday, November 4, 2016
On DVD & Blu-ray Estimated; not officialMarch 2017
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Rating MPAAPG-13 for sci-fi violence and action throughout, and an intense crash sequence
Storylines 2 more
Dr. Strange was a self-centered New York surgeon robbed of his touch after a car accident. After a stint as a wandering derelict, he encounters a healer in the Himalayas and learns to tap into psychic powers to battle wrongdoers.
Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on the Marvel character originated in 1963 by Stan Lee and artist Steve Ditko.
- As Marvel chief Kevin Feige explains, "Doctor Stephen Strange, brilliant neurosurgeon, bit of an arrogant fellow who gets in a car accident and ruins what he thinks are the tools of his trade: his hands. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe version of the supernatural, that involves everything from quantum mechanics to string theory. The idea of this film is to open up a whole new corner of the cinematic universe. We want to enter, through Strange, the world of parallel dimensions."
- Dr. Strange is a formerly cocky surgeon who loses the use of his hands, and while on a last ditch attempt to heal himself, discovers magic.
- Doctor Strange is the latest film in Phase 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Phase 3’s goal
Also Known As
- Dr. Strange
- Doctor Extraño