Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madness Finally in theaters next week, but some countries are not expected to show the Marvel movie. It was announced last week that the film was banned in Saudi Arabia and soon the same announcement followed in Egypt. Now, it appears that China will also refrain from showing the film. In the case of Saudi Arabia and Egypt, it was reported that the reason behind the film’s ban was due to 12 seconds of footage that Disney refused to direct which referred to Mother America Chavez (Zochitel Gomez). But, Limit Reports indicate that China is no longer expected to show the film due to an opening scene featuring a newspaper stand featuring the Chinese characters of afternoon timesan international multilingual newspaper and media company that opposes the Chinese Communist Party.
“We understand that Dr. Gharib 2 It has been submitted to Chinese authorities for review and that the release has not yet been rescinded or approved. The current uproar seems to have been fueled by netizens who have analyzed frame by frame of the scene in question,” Limit He writes. The 20-minute film was recently shown at CinemaCon, and it was reported that the booth in question is only in the background and barely noticeable.
Since the movies returned to theaters during the pandemic, China hasn’t released any of the MCUs or Sony’s Marvel movies. Black WidowAnd eternityAnd Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten RingsAnd Poison: Let there be a massacre, And Spider-Man: There is no room for home All of them were banned from showing in theaters for various reasons. At the end of last year, Dune And No time to die It was the first big Hollywood movie to hit China since then free man. Recently, Batman It was also released in China, but it didn’t do as well as expected due to the COVID-19 related lockdowns.
You can read the official description of Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madness less:
“Now that Iron Man and Captain America have left after a fierce battle in the Avengers: Endgame, the former genius surgeon and most powerful magician of all time, Doctor Strange, is expected to play an active role as a central character in The Avengers. However, using his magic to manipulate time and space at will with a forbidden spell considered the most dangerous opened the door to a mysterious madness called the “Multiverse”.
Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madness Opens only in theaters on May 6.