Monday, December 07, 2015

"Doctor Strange" Set Footage

Take another look @ leaked footage, plus images of actor Benedict Cumberbatch as superhero 'Doctor Strange', with Chiwetel Ejiofor as super-villain 'Baron Mordo', on the Nepal set of Marvel Studio's currently shooting "Doctor Strange" feature:

"...'Doctor Stephen Strange' is a brilliant but egotistical neurosurgeon who only cares about the wealth derived from his career.

"But a car accident damages his hands. Shattering the bones. 

"The damage effectively ends his ability to conduct surgery, with his fingers trembling uncontrollably. 

"Too proud to take on a teaching job, Strange desperately begins to search for a way to restore his hands...

" various doctors, homeopathic treatments...

"...and traveling the world to remote regions for exotic cures.

"Strange locates a hermit called the 'Ancient One' (aka the Earth's 'Sorcerer Supreme') in the Himalayas.

"But the Ancient One refuses to help Strange...

"...because of his selfishness, but senses a good side that he attempts to bring to the surface.

"He fails, but Strange's goodness appears when he discovers the Ancient One's disciple, 'Baron Mordo' attempting to kill the old man. 

"After Strange thwarts Mordo's plans, (and becomes Mordo's arch enemy), the Ancient One teaches Strange the 'mystic arts'.

"After completing his training, Strange returns to New York and takes up residence within a 'Sanctum Sanctorum'...

"...townhouse located in Greenwich Village guarded by Strange's personal servant 'Wong'.

"As the Ancient One's disciple, Strange encounters 'Dormammu', a warlord from the 'Dark Dimension'. 

"Strange falls in love with 'Clea', the niece of Dormammu.

"When Strange helps a weakened Dormammu drive off the rampaging 'Mindless Ones', returning them to their prison...

"...he is allowed to leave unchallenged..."

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