Dr strange 1978 movie

Strange is a 1978 american madefortelevision superhero film based on the marvel comics fictional character of the same name, created by steve ditko. Marvel, we havent forgotten that terrible doctor strange. Strange 1978 tv there are three types available good hd quality 360,480,720 you can choose any of them. Like the 2014 benedict cumberbatch film, we see an awakening dr. Even within the last few years, his demeanor and dress arent exactly progressive. The ancient one whose real name is lindmer allows strange access to the hermedic arts, which enables him to control the elements. If you view in 720p hd as everything is fine looking xf and enjoy. Strange 1978 09061978 us tv movie, action, adventure, fantasy, science fiction 1h 33m user score. Think marvel was trying to get its foot into the movie tv business, with tv being easiestcheapest. This is one of my guilty pleasures, a 1970s tv movie on the level of most of them of that era. Strange, a 1978 madefortv movie, based on the marvel character doctor strange. Nov 03, 2016 for robs reel retro cinema column on the 1978 doctor strange movie, click here. As campy as it was, and a madefortv special movie, no less, this original dr. Strange also stars clyde kusatsu godzilla, philip sterling tomboy and sir john mills ryans daughter as lindmer, dr.

Stan lee served as a consultant on the film, which was created as a pilot for a proposed television series. Strange tvpg 1h 33min action, fantasy tv movie 6 september 1978 a psychiatrist becomes the new sorcerer supreme of the earth in order to battle an evil sorceress from the past. Strange is a 1978 television film based on the marvel comics fictional character of the same name. The art style fits perfectly with the powers and type of story. The film aired on september 6, 1978, in a twohour block from 8pm to 10pm on cbs. Strange tv movie 1978 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Oct 31, 2016 one such film, due out on dvd for the first time this november from the fine folk at shout factory, is the 1978 tv adaptation of doctor strange its release conveniently timed in tandem with. Marvels doctor strange first appeared in liveaction in a tv movie titled dr. Directed by philip deguere starring peter hooten, jessica walter, clyde kusatsu and john mills. Directed by philip deguere jr with peter hooten, clyde kusatsu, jessica walter, annemarie martin. A psychiatrist becomes the new sorcerer supreme of the earth in order to battle an evil sorceress from the past.

With all the buzz around the fantastic new doctor strange movie i thought it would be a nice tribute to the original tv movie that aired on cbs in the u. Stephen strange is played by peter hooten sporting what can best be described as a porn stache. Strange tvpg 1h 33min action, fantasy tv movie 6 september 1978 a psychiatrist becomes the new sorcerer supreme of the earth in. Strange 1978 tv online you can for free in good quality. Marvels 1978 doctor strange tv movie officially known as dr. Marvel comics mystical sorcerer supreme materializes on the big screen in this marvel studios film produced by kevin feige and directed by. The untold story of the 1978 tv movie everyone had great hopes for. Finally, they get their audience with the lack of explicit comic violence. Strange made it to the big screen, he had his own tv movie. Oct 31, 2016 but in 1978, those heroes almost had a bit more company when cbs took a gamble on a pilot movie for a potential dr. Strange is a madefortv movie based on the marvel comics fictional character doctor strange, created by stan lee and steve ditko. This was a made for tv movie, so the budget is low. Doctor strange, a 2016 film from marvel studios, based on the character.

Strange is a cool doctor with a heart of gold who goes against the system and sticks it to the man in charge. Strange hit the small screen with a tv movie its producers hoped would help launch a hit series for cbs. Strange, it should come as no surprise that 1978 made for television movie of the same name would achieve a resurrection. Strange is admittedly, something of an acquired taste. Strange stars peter hooten in the title role, along with jessica walter, eddie benton, clyde kusatsu, philip sterling and john mills. Aug 04, 2014 1978 in this cutrate, madefortv very loose adaptation of yet another marvel comics hero, a worldweary sorcerer, sensing the return of his arch nemesis morgan lefey, a servant of the nameless one, enlists doctor stephen strange to learn his ancient arts and take on the mantle of sorcerer supreme to meet the menace. Strange 1978 0906 1978 us tv movie, action, adventure, fantasy, science fiction 1h 33m user score. It was both directed and written by philip deguere.

A psychiatrist becomes the new sorcerer supreme of the. Also, his dated wardrobe has been updated with a lessflashy but more film appropriate suit and tie. Steven strange, the marvel comics magiciansuperhero created in 1963 by stan lee and steve ditko, made his longawaited screen debut in this 1978 tv pilot film. The movie aired on september 6, 1978 in a twohour block from 8pm to 10pm on cbs, the same network that at that. The 1970s was a wild time for liveaction superheroes. Strange, battles his female foe from the comic books morgan lefay in this tv movie starrring peter hooten as dr.

Strange is miles and away better than the travesty that. Peter hooten plays strange, while sir john mills portrays the doctors sorcerer shaman, the ancient one. Benedict cumberbatch isnt the first doctor strange. Nov 04, 2016 marvels 1978 doctor strange tv movie officially known as dr. Were going back to 1978 to look at the first doctor strange movie. Doctor strange 1978 tv movie mental block wiki fandom. Strange is actually quite a compelling character in this iteration and his origin is dragged out through most of the film. Strange 1978 battle of the sorcerers burns the screen with electric flame. Strange is a 1978 american madefortelevision superhero film based on the marvel comics fictional character of the same name, cocreated by steve ditko and stan lee. But in 1978, those heroes almost had a bit more company when cbs took a gamble on a pilot movie for a potential dr. In each case, the adaptation removes any sense of character journey. The not exactly amazing 1977 spiderman tv pilot th dimension, comics, creators, culture spiderman suffers from and its the same flaw we saw in 1978s dr. Strange, jessica walters as morgan lefay and annemarie martin as clea lake.

Strange 1978 the comicbook psychiatrist peter hooten joins a sorcerer and his assistant clyde kusatsu against the ageless morgan le fay jessica walter. The sorcerer supreme, a 2007 animated film doctor strange 2016 film, a. Tv movie, action, adventure, fantasy, science fiction. The trailer for doctor strange dropped yesterday and made me realize that im not much of a marvel fanboy if ive never watched the 1978 dr. The not exactly amazing 1977 spiderman tv pilot th dimension, comics, creators, culture spiderman suffers from and its the same flaw. Strange is a television film based on the marvel comics fictional character dr. Hes a character who got an awful depiction as a servant in the early dr. Strange is a madefortv movie based on the marvel comics fictional character dr. But the movie tanked in the ratings in part because it aired opposite a rerun of abcs roots, and in part because audiences didnt know. One such film, due out on dvd for the first time this november from the fine folk at shout factory, is the 1978 tv adaptation of doctor strange its release conveniently timed in tandem with.

It was made for tv and marvels been rather quiet about it. Aug 24, 2017 in the movie, strange is a lothario, but actually a decent sort mostly, and he was destined from jump to become a sorcerer. There is a barrier that separates the known from the unknown enter a world filled with sorcerers, powerful supernatural forces and bizarre enchantments as the famed marvel comics superhero dr. Freeze in batman beyond was the voice of the ancient one. Unlike 1977s the amazing spiderman and the incredible hulk, doctor strange suffered from poor ratings and was not picked up by the network as a weekly series.

A young woman named clea lake becomes a pawn of the sorceress morgan le fay. Stan lee served as a consultant on the film, which was created as a pilot for a proposed tv series. Doctor strange was a 1978 american actionfantasy movie that aired on the cbs television network as the pilot for a proposed weekly television series. Philip deguere directed the film and wrote it specifically for television, and produced the film along with alex beaton and gregory hoblit. Strange is a 1978 american superhero television film based on the marvel comics fictional character of the same name, cocreated by steve ditko and stan lee. Strange aired on september 6th, 1978 opposite a rerun of nbcs roots, the television event of the decade, and it got trounced in the ratings. Strange, the 1978 tv pilot, was a camp treat ahead of its time. Dr strange 1978 tv movie pilot by geraint david jones. Strange, the 1978 tv movie directed by seasoned television writer philip deguere baretta, magnum, p. Yup, in 1978 marvel teamed up with universal to make a madefortv movie based on the dr.

Marvel comics mystical sorcerer supreme materializes on the big screen in this marvel studios film produced by kevin feige and directed by scott derrickson the exorcism of emily rose, sinister. Sadly, this movie like the more recent one delves into back story without letting the doctor explore his full potential. Get it today with same day delivery, order pickup or drive up. Strange is a 1978 american superhero television film based on the marvel comics fictional character of the same name, cocreated by steve ditko and stan. But the movie tanked in the ratings in part because it aired opposite a rerun of abcs roots. A few examples include doctor strange looking nothing like his comic book counterpart and clea not even being related to dormammu. Battle of the sorcerers burns the screen with electric flame. Strange of the comics, i did enjoy peter hootens interpretation of the character. Dec 14, 2019 the movie goes to a lot of trouble to let us know that dr. The wonderful weirdness of the 1978 tv movie despite what you may have heard, the 1978 doctor strange tv movie is one of. Doctor strange didnt appear in liveaction until the 2016 mcu film starring benedict cumberbatch.

Since the latest offering for the most recent phase of the mcu is dr. But the marvel comics adaptation faltered in the ratings, where it. When evil being the ancient one sends sinister sorceress morgan lefay. But theres an undeniable charm and air of mystery about this particular. Strange, a 1978 madefortv movie, based on the marvel character.

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