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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness reviews roll in after Marvel movie premiere

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The verdict on Marvel’s next release, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madnessrolled up.

The Marvel sequel hits theaters Thursday (May 5), with leads Benedict Cumberbatch and Elizabeth Olsen attending the premiere on Monday (May 2).

The film ties into events seen in Spider-Man: No Way Home, which was released in December. Cumberbatch’s Wizard opened up the multiverse in this film, with the new film serving as a universe-hopping adventure featuring superhero characters old and new.

Directed by Sam Raimi, the film has been called Marvel’s first “horror movie” with “some huge surprises.”

diversity is Senior entertainment writer Angelique Jackson said she’s going to “have nightmares because of some of these pictures.” collidersAdds Perri Nemiroff, “I can’t think of an MCU movie with more Sam Raimi.”

However, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness received a generally mixed reaction, with gizmodo and io9‘s Germain Lussier said the film “doesn’t always work” as it “feels wildly disjointed, partly intentional”. (Find The Independent‘s two-star rating of the film here).

Producer and journalist Simon Thompson said the film “is a spectacle, but this midfield Marvel is a mixed bag.”

“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness”

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RogerEbert.com Editor Brian Tallerico added, “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Mehness,” while Check online‘s Matt Lynch called it a “lousy-looking, mostly incoherent mess.”

Anyone hoping the film would have a major impact on the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) will be disappointed Brother Bible Senior writer Eric Italiano’s verdict.

He wrote, “It’s the MCU formula that I feel has been perfected: despite the franchise/multiversal implications and exposure, the film is very self-contained and focused on its own story and style.”

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Released May 5th in the UK and May 6th in the US. You can find our review of the film here.

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JOE HERNANDEZ

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