Stranger Things (2016– )
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Chapter Seven: The Bathtub 

The government comes searching for Eleven. Eleven looks for Will and Barb in the Upside Down.


Matt Duffer (as The Duffer Brothers), Ross Duffer (as The Duffer Brothers)


Matt Duffer (created by) (as The Duffer Brothers), Ross Duffer (created by) (as The Duffer Brothers) | 2 more credits »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Winona Ryder ... Joyce Byers
David Harbour ... Jim Hopper
Finn Wolfhard ... Mike Wheeler
Millie Bobby Brown ... Eleven
Gaten Matarazzo ... Dustin Henderson
Caleb McLaughlin ... Lucas Sinclair
Natalia Dyer ... Nancy Wheeler
Charlie Heaton ... Jonathan Byers
Cara Buono ... Karen Wheeler
Matthew Modine ... Martin Brenner
Joe Chrest ... Ted Wheeler
Joe Keery ... Steve Harrington
Rob Morgan ... Officer Powell
John Reynolds ... Officer Callahan (as John Paul Reynolds)
Noah Schnapp ... Will Byers


Lucas warns his friends that the bad men from the Hawkins Laboratory are coming and they must flee. They are pursued by Brenner and his agents and El uses her power to flip a van and stop the others. They hide in a junkyard and meet Lucas. At the police station, Jonathan is released by Hopper and Joyce and he and Nancy tells about the monster. Troy arrives at the station with his mother and tells about El's abilities. Hopper, Joyce, Nancy and Jonathan seek out Mike, Dustin and Lucas and they use Will's walkie-talkie to contact them. They meet the boys and El at the junkyard and head to Nancy's house, where Dustin calls Mr. Clarke to learn how to make the deprivation tank. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Release Date:

15 July 2016 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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Did You Know?


It took 1,200 lbs of salt to make Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown) float in the kiddie pool. See more »


When the boys and El are hiding in the gym, sunlight can be seen coming from the windows on the roof down onto the floor, despite it being nighttime in the story. See more »


Mike Wheeler: What's he saying?
Dustin Henderson: I don't know, he's way out of range.
Mike Wheeler: Lucas, if you can hear us, slow down. We can't understand you.
Lucas Sinclair: Yes! I copy! Do you? They know about Eleven! Get out of there! They know about Eleven! The bad men are coming! All of them! Do you hear me? The bad men are coming!
Dustin Henderson: "Mad Hen"... Does that mean anything to you, like a code name or something?
Lucas Sinclair: [over the radio] The bad men are coming!
Mike Wheeler: Bad men... bad men!
[to El]
Mike Wheeler: Stay here!
Mike Wheeler: [...]
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References Minority Report (2002) See more »


Fields of Coral
Performed by Vangelis
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28 June 2019 | by ahmuuuuSee all my reviews

It Is a good episode We are waiting the other episodes Thanks

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