The clip shows a hands-on battle in a crowded square with Evans, as Captain America, Anthony Mackie, as Falcon, and Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow taking on Crossbones — a formidable foe with a powerful punch. The trailer teases the deep ideological divide between Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man and Evans’ Captain America that finds the Avengers fighting one another. The footage kicked off with an action sequence in which Captain America, Black Widow and Falcon – with an assist from a drone – fight Crossbones (Frank Grillo) on a crowded city street.
- Narrating the reel, director Scott Derrickson said “Doctor Strange” will chronicle how, in the wake of a crippling car accident, Cumberbatch’s neurosurgeon Dr. Stephen Vincent Strange eventually becomes the Sorcerer Supreme, who protects Earth from mystical and magical threats.
- So in lieu of footage, Feige showed off a reel of concept art that gave a sense of the film’s epic sweep and sci-fi-fantasy look, featuring glimpses of otherworldly alternate dimensions along with flying cars, fight scenes and a look at Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) being tutored by the Ancient One (Tilda Swinton).
- Audiences at Disney’s fan convention D23 got a peek at the upcoming rift in the Marvel Cinematic Universe on Saturday at the Disneyland-adjacent Anaheim Convention Center.