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Movie 'Doctor Strange' Turns Tibetan Man into European Woman

A Tibetan male character from the "Doctor Strange'' comic books presented such a political minefield to Marvel that in the film version they cast a Caucasian woman in the role, reflecting the pressures Hollywood movie makers perceive when trying to appeal to the Chinese market.    One of the film's screenwriters has suggested that the casting of British actress Tilda Swinton as sorcerer the Ancient One was partly done to avoid potentially offending China's...

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