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‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ is exhausting
DisneyDoctor Strange is an arrogant know-it-all who likes to cast spells by doing a lot of twirling with his hands, and it’s a testament to Benedict Cumberbatch’s playful charisma that the Marvel Cinematic Universe member doesn’t seem like an irritating snob. Like Iron Man, the basis of Robert Downey Jr.’s franchise, he is a second-tier comic book character whose status has been elevated by the actor chosen to play him, and after making a modest introduction in 2016’s Doctor Strange. and then a major league star.