Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Michael Stuhlbarg, Mads Mikkelsen, Tilda Swinton, Scott Adkins, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benedict Wong, Amy Landecker
Marvel introduces its next new hero into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, directed by Scott Derrickson, the story centers on Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) a brilliant but arrogant and conceited neurosurgeon, who after being injured in a car accident that ruins his career sets out on a journey of healing and uncovers the hidden world of magic where he encounters the Ancient One (Tilda Swinton), who later becomes Strange’s mentor in the mystic arts.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Baron Karl Mordo: Stephen Strange. Might I offer you some advice. Forget everything that you think you know.
The Ancient One: You’re a man looking at the world through a keyhole. You’ve spent your life trying to widen it. Your work saved the lives of thousands. What if I told you that reality is one of many.
Dr. Stephen Strange: I don’t believe fairytales about chakras or energy or the power of belief.
The Ancient One: You wonder what I see in your future. Possibility.
Dr. Stephen Strange: Why are you doing this?
The Ancient One: There are other ways to save lives. So much you don’t know.
Dr. Stephen Strange: Teach me.
The Ancient One: Dr. Strange, you think you know how the world works. You think that this material world is all there is, but what if I told you the reality you know is one of many?
Dr. Stephen Strange: what the… This doesn’t make any sense.
The Ancient One: Not everything does. Not everything has to, Dr. Strange.
The Ancient One: Through the mystic arts, we harness energy and shape reality. We travel great distances in an instant.
Wong: The Avengers protect the world from physical dangers, we safe guard it against more mystical threats.
Dr. Stephen Strange: How do I get from here to there?
The Ancient One: How did you become a doctor?
Dr. Stephen Strange: Study and practice, years of it.
The Ancient One: I’ve spent so many years peering through time, looking for you.
[referring to Strange]
Baron Karl Mordo: There’s a strength to him.
Wong: But is he ready?
Wong: Be careful which path you travel down, Strange. Stronger men than you have lost their way.
Kaecilius: I am death and pain.
Kaecilius: You’ll die protecting this world.
Dr. Stephen Strange: Doctor.
Kaecilius: Mr. Doctor.
Dr. Stephen Strange: It’s Strange.
Kaecilius: Maybe. Who am I to judge?
Dr. Stephen Strange: I can’t do this.
Baron Karl Mordo: There is no other way.
[Mordo hands Strange a small piece of paper with the word “Shamballa” written on it]
Dr. Stephen Strange: So what’s this? My mantra?
Baron Karl Mordo: It’s the WiFi password . We’re not savages.
Doctor Strange is set for release in the UK October 28th and US November 4th.