First I have to say I’ve always had a soft spot for Doctor Strange. It’s hard to be a big fan of him though because he’s had inconsistent runs with very varied quality in each run. Sure the original stories form Strange Tales were amazing, especially when Steve Ditko did the art and the writing (steveditko.com). Sure Stan Lee helped create Doctor Strange but the crazy mystical and yes psychedelic art was all Ditko and it helped give a very surreal and otherworldly feel to the comic.
But on the movie, itself it gets they key points of the origins right. Doctor Stephen Strange is an almost god like surgeon that causes him to an ego that almost overshadows his skill. Then in a freak automobile accident his hands are ruined and his world is shattered because of it...Read More