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Stranger Things 

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When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief and his friends must confront terrifying supernatural forces in order to get him back.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Finn Wolfhard ...  Mike Wheeler 31 episodes, 2016-2021
Millie Bobby Brown ...  Eleven 31 episodes, 2016-2021
Natalia Dyer ...  Nancy Wheeler 31 episodes, 2016-2021
Charlie Heaton ...  Jonathan Byers 31 episodes, 2016-2021
Joe Keery ...  Steve Harrington 31 episodes, 2016-2021
Winona Ryder ...  Joyce Byers 30 episodes, 2016-2021
Caleb McLaughlin ...  Lucas Sinclair 30 episodes, 2016-2021
Gaten Matarazzo ...  Dustin Henderson 31 episodes, 2016-2021
Cara Buono ...  Karen Wheeler 29 episodes, 2016-2019
Noah Schnapp ...  Will Byers 29 episodes, 2016-2021
David Harbour ...  Jim Hopper 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Sadie Sink ...  Max Mayfield 22 episodes, 2017-2021
Dacre Montgomery ...  Billy Hargrove 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Joe Chrest ...  Ted Wheeler 15 episodes, 2016-2019
Maya Hawke ...  Robin Buckley 14 episodes, 2019-2021
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Storyline

In a small town where everyone knows everyone, a peculiar incident starts a chain of events that leads to the disappearance of a child, which begins to tear at the fabric of an otherwise peaceful community. Dark government agencies and seemingly malevolent supernatural forces converge on the town, while a few of the locals begin to understand that there's more going on than meets the eye. Written by Charles J.

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The world is turning upside down. (Season 1) See more »


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Russian

Release Date:

15 July 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Montauk See more »

Filming Locations:

Jackson, Georgia, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Steve Harrington (Joe Keery) is often referred to as "King Steve" in Hawkins High throughout the series due to his good looks, athleticism and popularity. This is an obvious homage to Stephen King, from whom most of the inspiration was found from for the making of the show. See more »

Goofs

The radio used by Chief Hopper was either a Motorola HT1000 or MT2000 series. Both came out around the late 90's. To be period accurate they would have used a model like MT1000. See more »

Quotes

Multiple characters: Mouth breather.
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Crazy Credits

The Stranger Things opening titles and fonts mimic the film grain and look of 1980's television series opening credits. See more »

Connections

Referenced in AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Big Bird's Big Break (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Stranger Things
(Title sequence & end credits theme)
Written & performed by Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein
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User Reviews

 
Netflix Nails it again.
15 July 2016 | by From_the_FutureSee all my reviews

It can hook you immediately, everything seems fitting , the setting , the acting , the direction. Just as it should be. Bringing out the perfect blend of 1980s nostalgia. It gives mixture of taste of big 80's movies.

You immediately get hooked with the story , which is amazing because it takes time for me to get invested in a story.

I have been a fan of David Harbour Since the Newsroom , and he is just amazing.

You're scared , Intrigued , you're completely invested. With perfect setting.

I am really looking forward to where this goes from here on in.


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