Stranger Things (2016– )
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Chapter Five: Dig Dug 

Nancy and Jonathan swap conspiracy theories with a new ally as Eleven searches for someone from her past. "Bob the Brain" tackles a difficult problem.


Andrew Stanton


Matt Duffer (created by) (as The Duffer Brothers), Ross Duffer (created by) (as The Duffer Brothers) | 4 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
Noah Schnapp ... Will Byers
Sadie Sink ... Max Mayfield
Natalia Dyer ... Nancy Wheeler
Charlie Heaton ... Jonathan Byers
Joe Keery ... Steve Harrington
Dacre Montgomery ... Billy Hargrove
Cara Buono ... Karen Wheeler
Sean Astin ... Bob Newby
Paul Reiser ... Sam Owens


Nancy and Jonathan swap conspiracy theories with a new ally as Eleven searches for someone from her past. "Bob the Brain" tackles a difficult problem.

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Release Date:

27 October 2017 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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Did You Know?


There is a drawing of the white rabbit from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland on the wall in Jane's bedroom. Alice also travelled to an alternate reality like the Upside Down. See more »


When Lucas' sister Erica is pouring the syrup on her french toast, she is squeezing a plastic bottle of Mrs. Butterworths. The brand Mrs. Butterworths didn't go to the plastic bottle until 1999 and since this show takes place in 1984, Mrs. Butterworths syrup would have still been in the glass bottle. See more »


[Lucas finishes explaining the events of season one to Max]
Lucas Sinclair: It's crazy, I know.
Max Mayfield: It's crazy, but... I really liked it.
Lucas Sinclair: Liked it?
Max Mayfield: Yeah. Well, I mean, I had a few issues.
Lucas Sinclair: Issues?
Max Mayfield: I just felt it was a little derivative in parts, but...
Lucas Sinclair: What are you talking about?
Max Mayfield: I just wish you'd had a little more originality, that's all.
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References Asteroids (1979) See more »


Darling Don't Leave Me
Performed by Robert Görl
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