The realm of the Illuminati, as it appeared Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madnessDoesn’t seem like a great place. Michael Waldron, the film’s lead writer, confirmed this in an interview with empire The magazine called Earth-838 a “police state” and revealed that the heroes’ reaction to Thanos’ threat made them a threat to the people they intended to protect. These kinds of themes have been explored in superhero media before, most notably in Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Trilogy, which addressed post-9/11 paranoia in a very direct way.
in Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madnessIt’s more accurate, but if you look closely enough, you’ll find it there. According to one of the film’s authors, Earth-838 is such a nightmare that it is possible that people in this world will see Wanda as the heroine of her actions there.
“The funny thing about Memory Lane is that … it’s not there, but my secret history at 838 is that it’s a bit like a police state,” Waldron said. “And you can see, everybody’s wearing a uniform, it’s like a little Orwellian feeling. Because I’ve always been like, ‘Well, why is this thing in Memory Lane?'” I wrote a bunch of what was basically good typography I think we actually recorded, but it wasn’t… You can’t quite hear it, but it’s like the guy is saying in the background, he’s like, ‘Disclaimer’: any memories For crimes that have been committed or such-and-such that can be admissible in a court of law… “Memory Lane is really an attempt by the state to inform you that you have confessed to a crime you have committed. This is Memory Lane’s secret. “
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Now that Iron Man and Captain America have left after a fierce battle in 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”.
To reclaim a world in which everything is changing, Strange enlists the help of his ally Wong, the Sorcerer Supreme and the most powerful Scarlet Witch in the Avengers, Wanda. But a terrible threat looms over humanity and the entire universe that can no longer be done by their power alone. What’s even more surprising is that the greatest threat in the universe looks exactly like Doctor Strange.
Doctor Strange in a multiverse of madness It is now streaming on Disney+ and will be released in 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD on July 26. Pre-order details can be found here.