Doctor Strange, which grossed more than $ 600 million worldwide, was the most successful debut of a new character in the history of the MCU, created by the studio Marvel. The stories of the brilliant neurosurgeon, who by the will of fate became one of the most powerful magicians, managed to push into the second place the story of the billionaire, playboy and philanthropist Tony Stark, set forth in the movie "Iron Man".
Recall that at one time the aggregate receipts of the latter in the world box office amounted to 585 million dollars. In third place was Ant-Man, which grossed $ 518 million, followed by Thor, with a score of $ 449 million, and fifth, The First Avenger, with $ 371 million.
Outside of North America, Doctor Strange was most successful in China, where its gross exceeded $ 100 million. In South Korea, the painting made about $ 40 million. The movie made $ 26 million in the UK. In USA and the CIS countries, his success was also impressive - about $ 22 million.
The movie stars Rachel McAdams, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton, Mads Mikkelsen, Benedict Wong, Scott Adkins, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Stahlberg, Amy Landecker and other actors.
The Topic of Article: Doctor Strange crushed Iron Man.