On the second day of its theatrical journey in India, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness grossed an extra Rs 26 crore as per Box Office India. The Benedict Cumberbatch-starrer had opened with Rs 27.50 crore, which is the fourth highest for any Hollywood movie.
Thus, the movie has crossed the Rs 50 crore mark in simply two days. Clearly, the movie’s numbers will develop on Sunday earlier than seeing a drop Monday onwards. But judging by the response to the film, it’s going to be some time earlier than it will get challenged by different movies.
Directed by Sam Raimi and written by Michael Waldron, the movie additionally options Elizabeth Olsen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Benedict Wong, Xochitl Gomez, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Rachel McAdams in main roles.
The movie has the titular Marvel superhero going through a brand new menace that’s endangering all actuality. Like No Way Home, it additionally offers with the multiverse, and has Strange travelling by means of completely different universes to face his foe.
Recently, Cumberbatch was requested by Indianexpress.com whether or not he want to enter the multiverse in real-world. He stated, “I think I wouldn’t like to… To be honest, I think there’s a lot going on in this universe (that) we need to sort out before disappearing into another. It would feel like running away from problems that are here. Life is complex enough, if there was a multiverse, I don’t want to know anything about it. I am very happy with this one.”
The Indian Express movie critic Shalini Langer gave Doctor Strange within the Multiverse of Madness a mixed review. She wrote, “Even in all those many universes though – in one sequence, Strange and America fly down a dizzying variety of them – the magic belongs to actual verses, captured in two books. One is the bad book (Darkhold), the other the book of ultimate good (Vishanti). Needless to say, a lot depends on who is holding it at what time.”