WORTH the Hype: Doctor Strange
Benedict Cumberbatch returns to the big screen for this fantasy/ sci-fi film
The Sherlock star takes the title lead as Dr Stephen Strange – a young, arrogant surgeon who suffers a terrible accident and becomes suicidal. he eventually learns he has powers that can protect the world from evil. here’s a cheat sheet for what you need to know…
1 Dr Strange uses mystical energy called upon through spells/incantations.
2 His mentor is the Ancient one, who he turns to in order to find a cure for his hands. His sidekick is called Wong.
3 His biggest enemy is Baron mordo, whose thirst for power sets the former friends against each other.
4 The most powerful foe is Dormammu, who can’t really ever be killed and has practically unlimited power – until he steps outside his own dimension.
At cinemas from 26 October