• 'Doctor Strange' Makes Room for More Thor on Home Version
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    Marcus Errico

    'Doctor Strange' Makes Room for More Thor on Home Version

    Doctor Strange is coming home next month, and he’s bringing Thor with him.

  • The actors who went unrecognisable in 2016
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    Yahoo Movies UK

    The actors who went unrecognisable in 2016

    A raft of thespians really made the effort to become unrecognisable for roles in 2016, whether through over-eating (McConaughey), heavy prosthetics (Downton’s Dan Stevens for ‘Beauty and the Beast’) or simply just bad eyebrows (John Travolta in ‘The People Vs O.J. Simpson). Here are a few more of the best. Image credits: Reuters/Disney/Lionsgate/BBC/Associated Press/Cover Media/Warner/Universal/Deadline/Fox/Sony/Focus Features/FameFly/Instagram/AFP/FX/US Weekly/WENN/GC Images

  • 10 best movie in-jokes of 2016
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    10 best movie in-jokes of 2016

    It’s a running joke throughout the none-more-meta superhero comedy that budget and contracts prevent Deadpool from interacting with his more A-list Marvel stablemates – Deadpool himself frequently references X-Men that Fox didn’t allow us to see. Yes, the same turbine-powered mobile aircraft carrier as used by the Avengers and S.H.I.E.L.D.. Fox weren’t allowed to reference the carrier by name, and the design had to be tweaked a little, but ‘Deadpool’ visual artist Emmanuel Shiu confirmed the connection.

  • Biggest movie plot holes of 2016
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    Biggest movie plot holes of 2016

    The tangled and twisted ‘X-Men’ universe is so full of plot holes and parallel timelines it’s impossible to join the dots. By far the biggest plot hole in ‘Apocalypse’ is the fact that none of the characters seem to have aged at all – the film is set in 1983, 21 years after the events of ‘X-Men: First Class’, but the cast have barely aged a day.

  • 'Doctor Strange' Glossary: Your Ultimate Guide to the Sorcerer Supreme, From Astral Planes to the Vishanti
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    Yahoo Movies Editorial

    'Doctor Strange' Glossary: Your Ultimate Guide to the Sorcerer Supreme, From Astral Planes to the Vishanti

    You don’t have to speak fluent sorcerer to enjoy Doctor Strange, but it helps. The latest Marvel would-be blockbuster (opening on Friday) pulls a surfeit of magical words out of its proverbial hat, from Cloaks of Levitation to Sanctums Sanctorum. To help all those amateur magicians out there, we’ve assembled this Strange Glossary to provide a comic-book primer for all the weird characters, objects, and places that pop up in Doctor Strange. Where we’re going, you won’t need magic wands.

  • The Doctor Strange Movie Before 'Doctor Strange': A Visit to the Marvel Lost and Found
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    Marcus Errico

    The Doctor Strange Movie Before 'Doctor Strange': A Visit to the Marvel Lost and Found

    Back in 2015, Yahoo Movies asked Stan Lee which of his “lesser-known” heroes he wished had a higher profile. The Marvel maestro didn’t hesitate: Doctor Strange. “I like him as much as all the others, but for some reason he isn’t as popular now,” Lee said.

  • The 20 Films To Look Forward To This Autumn
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    The 20 Films To Look Forward To This Autumn

    After a disappointing summer of blockbuster flops, the autumn looks fit to bust with intriguing indies and exciting big budget offerings. Image credits: Sony/Warner Bros/BBC Films/CBS Films/Lionsgate/Screen Gems/Studio Canal

  • Benedict Cumberbatch Visited Comic Book Store As Doctor Strange, And It Was Obviously Awesome
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    Gregory Wakeman

    Benedict Cumberbatch Visited Comic Book Store As Doctor Strange, And It Was Obviously Awesome

    Over the weekend production on ‘Doctor Strange’ came to an end. But obviously its titular star Benedict Cumberbatch wasn’t quite ready to say goodbye to the character.

  • First Look At Doctor Strange Villain Mads Mikkelsen As Filming Wraps
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    Ben Arnold

    First Look At Doctor Strange Villain Mads Mikkelsen As Filming Wraps

    The filming has now wrapped for hotly-anticipated new Marvel movie ‘Doctor Strange’, with Brit star Benedict Cumberbatch as the mysterious sorcerer. “[He] believes that the Ancient One is just protecting her own power base and that the world may be better off if we were to allow some of these other things through,” Feige told Entertainment Weekly.