Marvel Studios has announced that Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is the highest grossing film in the Philippines in 2022 so far.
Aside from this record, the second Doctor Strange movie recorded the 9th highest opening film of all time for the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the Philippines, and it is the 10th in the highest opening of all time for a Disney film in the country. On top of these, the movie is the 13th highest opening weekend of all time in the PH box office.
What makes this record even more impressive is that the film has only been in cinemas for a bit over a week. Specifically, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness opened in Philippine cinemas on May 4, 2022.
The film’s premise is described as:
“In Marvel Studios’ “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” the MCU unlocks the Multiverse and pushes its boundaries further than ever before. Journey into the unknown with Doctor Strange, who, with the help of mystical allies both old and new, traverses the mind-bending and dangerous alternate realities of the Multiverse to confront a mysterious new adversary.”