Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness

  • Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Elizabeth Olsen
  • Sam Raimi
  • May 5th 2022
Plot unknown. Sequel to the 2016 Marvel film 'Doctor Strange'.

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

Verdict: This horror-influenced sequel is weakened by its clunky script and nowhere near as exciting as it should have been

  • Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Elizabeth Olsen
  • May 5th 2022
  • Sam Raimi

Doctor Strange helps protect America Chavez as a dark force wants to steal her multiverse-hopping power.

Following on from his appearance in Spider-Man: No Way Home, Doctor Strange is the latest Marvel star to get another standalone movie.

In Sam Raimi’s film, the follow-up to 2016’s Doctor Strange, sorcerer Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) has an encounter with America Chavez (Xochitl Gomez), a teenager who has the power to jump through multiverses.

Naturally, having that precious power makes her a target, so Strange and Wong (Benedict Wong) help save America from a dark force that wants to kill her in order to acquire her ability.

Although that’s the redacted version of the plot, there isn’t much more to it than that – the story is extremely simple and wafer-thin.

It was hard to care for or get invested in the narrative because it didn’t feel anything special or particularly exciting.

Even the cameos – of which there are several – aren’t as fun as No Way Home and the...

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