Amongst the surefire superhero hits coming out this year like Captain America: Civil War, X-Men: Apocalypse and Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice (wait, scratch that last one), Doctor Strange – like Deadpool before it – is more of a riskier move. The idea of introducing magic into the Marvel Cinematic Universe could be too much and derail, if not the whole franchise, then that specific movie.
However, upon the release of the first teaser trailer this week, the reaction has been hugely positive, with many people who were on the fence now being pumped for the movie.
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With our first glimpses of the terrific cast in action (it is surely the finest group of actors ever assembled for a Marvel movie) and a feel for the visuals and narrative of the film, the trailer gave us much to chew on and dissect.
We’ve gone over it several times now and are excited to be able to bring you the 9 most important and significant moments from the footage that we got. Take a look at them over the following pages and afterwards, drop a comment below letting us know what you think of the film.