How to watch Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange returns, but how can you watch the latest MCU entry?
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, the latest movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and one of the headlines of the 2022 summer blockbuster season, is here. But how can you watch Benedict Cumberbatch’s latest adventure as in the MCU?
Though we’ve seen Doctor Strange a bunch in Marvel movies over the years, Multiverse of Madness is his first solo outing since 2016’s Doctor Strange. With it, as What to Watch’s review highlights, Marvel is embracing horror elements for the first time, thanks in large part to director Sam Raimi.
If that intrigues you, here is what you need to know about how to watch Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.
How to watch Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness: streaming and more
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is now streaming. As of June 22, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is on Disney Plus. Disney Plus has become the streaming home for all things Marvel, except of Spider-Man, with Doctor Strange soon to join its fellow MCU movies, including recent editions like Eternals and Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, as well as the Marvel original TV series.
To watch Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness on Disney Plus, or any of the other Marvel content on the streaming service, you must be a Disney Plus subscriber. There are a few options to sign up for the service: either as a standalone subscription, as part of the Disney Bundle (for US consumers) or as a feature of Hulu with Live TV (also exclusive to US).
For those without Disney Plus, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is available to rend through digital on-demand on all major platforms (i.e. Prime Video, Apple TV, Google Play, YouTube)
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Blu-ray/DVD
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is coming to 4K/Blu-ray/DVD on July 26.
Bonus features for the physical edition of the latest Doctor Strange movie include:
- "Method to the Madness": Join various crew members and Marvel employees in interviews as they discuss their love of Sam Raimi and all the details of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness that make it quintessentially Raimi.
- "Introducing America Chavez": In this short and fun profile piece, we’ll learn about America’s humble beginnings in the comics. We’ll meet Xochitl Gomez and discuss the complications her character's unique power presents for the future of the MCU.
- "Constructing the Multiverse": Writing a feature film for Marvel is no easy task. In this playful yet informative featurette, we’ll dive into the challenges that writer Michael Waldron faced in creating the twisting and turning story of Doctor Strange in the multiverse of Madness.
- Deleted scenes
- Audio commentary with Sam Raimi, Richie Palmer and Michael Waldron
What else you need to know about Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness will find Benedict Cumberbatch’s Stephen Strange traveling through the multiverse with new and old allies as he tries to defeat a mysterious new enemy. Check out the trailer right here:
In addition to Cumberbatch, Doctor Strange stars Rachel McAdams, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Benedict Wong are all back, along with new cast members Xochitl Gomez and Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff.
As of May 5, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness as a 79% “Fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a score of 62 (“Good”) on Metacritic.
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Michael Balderston is a DC-based entertainment and assistant managing editor for What to Watch, who has previously written about the TV and movies with TV Technology, Awards Circuit and regional publications. Spending most of his time watching new movies at the theater or classics on TCM, some of Michael's favorite movies include Casablanca, Moulin Rouge!, Silence of the Lambs, Children of Men, One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest and Star Wars. On the TV side he enjoys Peaky Blinders, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Saturday Night Live, Only Murders in the Building and is always up for a Seinfeld rerun. Follow on Letterboxd.
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