In the signature sequence of Marvel’s “Doctor Strange,” arguably its most visually compelling film so far, heroes Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) and Mordo (Chiwetel Ejiofor) are pursued by Kaecilius (Mads Mikkelsen) and his Zealots through a New York cityscape fragmented in the Mirror Dimension.
Here, the filmmakers walk us through that mind-bending, visually stunning fight scene, along with script excerpts by Jon Spaihts and Scott Derrickson & C. Robert Cargill.
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Writer-director Scott Derrickson: The idea became, “What would a chase scene be like inside an M.C. Escher world?” Not just to present it as an...