First teaser trailer for ‘Dr. Strange’ airs

Posted on Apr 13 2016 - 5:01am by

By the ruby rings of Raggadorr, does that look good.

The first teaser trailer for “Dr. Strange” materialized Tuesday night on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Dr. Strange. 

Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Dr. Strange. 

The minute and a half of footage gave fans the first full look at the origins of Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme played by Benedict Cumberbatchfrom the near fatal car accident that ruined his surgical career to his training in the mystical arts under the Ancient One (played by a bald Tilda Swinton).

“You’re a man looking at the world through a keyhole,” she tells her pupil. “You spent your life trying to widen it.”

Little imagery, however, has been conjured up showing the plot of the movie opening Nov. 4, except for some tantalizing “Inception”like scene of a New York skyline folding into itself.

Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strang. 

Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strang. 

Directed by horror movie veteran Scott Derrickson, “Dr. Strange” co-stars Rachel McAdams and Chiwetel Ejiofor.

Marvel has high hopes for its Sorcerer Supreme, who was first name-checked in the 2014 flick “Captain America: Winter Soldier.”

The film will hit theaters on Nov. 4.

The film will hit theaters on Nov. 4.

“I very much love Doctor Strange,” studio chief Kevin Feige told the Daily News last year.

“The way that ‘Thor,’ ‘Avengers’ and now certainly ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ tap into that cosmic side, it will be great to go into the world of Doctor Strange and the supernatural realm,” Feige added.

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