‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ or ‘Doctor Strange 2’ is a superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, released in 2022. Avengers: Endgame, Doctor Strange 2, The Amazing Spider-Man 3, and Spider-Man: No Way Home will all have sequels. It is the twenty-eighth Marvel movie and the eleventh in Phase Four. On May 6, 2022, the film was released.
This movie was written and directed by Sam Raimi and stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Karl Moro, Benedict Wong as Xochitl Gomez, Michael Stuhlbarg as Nicodemus West, and Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer.
As in Reality, When Will Doctor Strange 2 Be Shown on Disney+?
Because of Disney’s 45-day exclusive theatrical window, many people assume that the movie will be available on Disney+ at the end of that period. Shang-Chi and the Eternals, on the other hand, were an exception.
On September 3, 2021, Shang-Chi opened in US cinemas, and on November 12, 2021, it was released on Disney+ Day. These two dates are separated by 70 days, or 10 weeks after the film’s initial run in theaters. Eternals carried on the pattern. The Chloé Zhao-directed picture premiered in theaters on November 5, 2021, and was released on Disney+ on January 12, approximately 10 weeks (68 days) later.
Unless the above-mentioned date is incorrect, Multiverse of Madness may come later than the stated release date of June 22. On top of that, the Doctor Strange sequel’s premiere date on Disney+ is very close to its theatrical release. Though Multiverse of Madness had a massive decline in ticket sales for its second weekend, it’s safe to assume that the picture still has the ability to break the $1 billion mark in the coming weeks.
If this is a mistake, the Disney+ release date of July 22 seems more likely. Friday is the customary launch day for new movies on Netflix, so this date is a good fit for the company’s schedule.
Plot of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
America Chavez and Doctor Strange rush to the Book of Vishanti in Gap Junction, the gap between realities. Strange’s attempts to confine the creature fail, so he steals Chavez’s ability to bridge universes, knowing it would kill her. Before Strange could do so, the demon murders him, and Chavez accidentally opens a portal to Earth-616.
Doctor Strange awakens thinking he had a nightmare. He dresses up to attend Christine Palmer’s wedding since he remains emotional, but Palmer believes the relationship would’ve failed anyhow. An unseen creature terrorizes New York during the celebration. Strange identifies the monster as a Gargantua. Strange pulls Chavez from his “nightmare” Wong arrives from Kamar-Taj, and they gouge Gargantua’ eye. Chavez tells Strange and Wong that demons wanted her talents. She leads them to Defender Strange’s body to establish that his “nightmare” was a glimpse into his Multiverse counterparts.
Strange discovers witchcraft markings on Defender Strange’s corpse and the tentacled creature. So he goes to Wanda Maximoff’s farm to inquire about the Multiverse, but discovers it’s a chaos magic conjuration. Maximoff says that she sent demons after Chavez with the Dark hold, hoping to reconnect with Billy and Tommy after she controls the Multiverse. She tells Strange to hand over Chavez before dusk, or she’ll hunt her down. Strange refuses.
Masters of the Mystic Arts fortify Kamar-Taj with a magic shield and other protections while Chavez is there. Maximoff’s telepathy weakens one sorcerer’s power, causing the shield to crumble and allowing her to destroy Kamar-Taj. Strange locks her in the Mirror Dimension. Chavez accidentally opens a doorway to the Multiverse, allowing her and Strange to escape. They land at Earth-838, a future New York City, and head towards the New York Sanctum in pursuit of his counterpart. As that counterpart perished defeating Thanos, they are instead hailed by Baron Moro, this universe’s Sorcerer Supreme.
Trailer of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
WandaVision indicated that Doctor Strange will be outmatched by Wanda. The Multiverse of Madness plot leak reveals insights regarding Strange’s war against Wanda. Strange and company will lose most fights. Strange, Wong, and Chavez will win. Wanda will regret West view. She’ll stop pursuing.
This won’t undo Wanda’s misdeeds in Multiverse of Madness. Leaks detail her horrors. She kills easily, even superheroes. It’ll happen in the MCU and Illuminati universes. Wanda’s fate after Doctor Strange 2 is unknown. In the film, she destroys Darkhold and regains her consciousness.
The Multiverse of Madness storyline leak also predicts a major MCU shift. To vanquish Wanda, Doctor Strange must use evil magic. This decision will shape his future character.