Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is a 2022 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Doctor Strange.
It is the sequel to Doctor Strange (2016) and the 28th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It is produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (MCU).
The film was directed by Sam Raimi and written by Michael Waldron. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Stephen Strange, Elizabeth Olsen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Benedict Wong, Xochitl Gomez, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Rachel McAdams.
Strange saves America Chavez (Gomez), a teenager capable of traveling the multiverse, from Wanda Maximoff in the film (Olsen).
How to Watch Doctor Strange 2: Showtimes and Streaming Date
The first MCU film of 2022 has arrived, and our Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness review says it’s not one Marvel fans will want to miss.
The multiverse of Madness advances the overarching MCU storyline through director Sam Raimi’s delightfully weird and spooky lens, complemented by “a score that’s to die for” from composer Danny Elfman.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is currently in theatres but will be available for streaming later in June.
Where to Watch Doctor Strange 2
Doctor Strange: The Multiverse of Madness is currently playing in most theatres. Check the local showtime listings at the links below to find out when and where you can see the film:
- AMC Theaters
- Cinemark Theaters
- Regal Theaters
When Will Doctor Strange 2 Be Available on Disney+?
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is not currently available for online streaming, but it was recently announced that it will be available on Disney+ on June 22.
Where to Watch the First Doctor Strange Movie
You have a few options if you want to watch or re-watch the first Doctor Strange movie before diving into the sequel. If you have a Disney+ subscription, you can watch Doctor Strange on the platform for free.
If you don’t have access to that streaming service, you can rent or buy the movie from Amazon or Apple TV. You can watch the movie by clicking on the links provided below.
- Disney+ (Stream)
- Amazon (Rent or Buy)
- Apple TV (Rent or Buy)
Who’s in the Cast?
Michael Waldron wrote the screenplay for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which was directed by Sam Raimi. The cast includes the following actors:
- Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange
- Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch
- Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer
- Benedict Wong as Wong
- Chiwetel Ejiofor as Baron Karl Mordo
- Xochitl Gomez as America Chavez
- Michael Stuhlbarg as Nicodemus West
- Patrick Stewart as Professor Charles Xavier
Rating and Runtime
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, frightening images, and some language.
The film is 2 hours and 6 minutes long, including credits.
Doctor Strange 2: Trailers
So far, three trailers have been released for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.
The first teaser, released in December 2021, reveals the return of Elizabeth Olsen as the Scarlet Witch and the evil Doctor Strange from What If…? The second trailer, which debuted during Super Bowl 2022, featured footage, including a shot of someone who appears to be Patrick Stewart reprising his role as Professor Charles Xavier from Fox’s X-Men films.