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Best multiverse movies and TV shows: from Dr Strange to Dr Who

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Much like an alien threat from another world, the multiverse is taking over. Some of the biggest movies and TV shows of our time are tackling the idea of ​​multiple alternate realities that can often bleed into or connect with our own, with great results.

The idea of ​​realities parallel to our own isn’t new, though it has taken a certain hold in popular culture in recent years. We spoke about why the multiverse is so popular at the moment earlier this year, so check out that article for a more in-depth look at the burgeoning sub-genre. Part of that is its relevance to the exciting field of quantum theory, but there’s no denying the story potential of infinite worlds – as well as the commercial potential for burgeoning franchises, as we’re seeing in the current phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe ( with some top MCU picks listed below).