‘Doctor Strange in the Multitude of Madness’ , MCU’s first horror film?

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Doctor Strange‘s sequel was announced at Marvel’s Comic Con representation in San Diego on Saturday. MCU’s much loved character will return in the “Multititude of Madness” as is the title of the film by taking forward the tone and theme of the original comics.

Doctor Strange in the Multitude of Madness will mime the ‘gothic’ and ‘horror’ element from the comics, revealed makers.

Director Scott Derrickson said at the presentation that the film will see Benedict Cumberbatch explore dark and damaging places. He will also have Scarlet Witch as company. Elizabeth Olsen will reprise her role of Witch with the film through Disney + series Wandavision which will lead her into the Doctor Strange film trajectory.


Doctor Strange( 2016) told the story of an arrogant doctor who is drawn to the world of mysticism after an accident. The character of Doctor Stephen Strange played by Benedict Cumnberbatch also appeared in Thor: Ragnarok, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.

How much horror will this chapter film of Doctor Strange bring , audiences will have to wait and see with the final show on 7 May, 2021.

Marvel Studios Phase Four of its Marvel Cinematic Universe will include 10 films and Disney+ series when it begins next year with Black Widow‘s release in May. President Kevin Feige appeared at the San Diego Comic-Con for Marvel’s 90 minute presentation and briefed audiences and fans about the detailed roll out of the plan.