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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:
Winona Ryder ...  Joyce Byers 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Finn Wolfhard ...  Mike Wheeler 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Millie Bobby Brown ...  Eleven 26 episodes, 2016-2019
David Harbour ...  Jim Hopper 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Gaten Matarazzo ...  Dustin Henderson 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Caleb McLaughlin ...  Lucas Sinclair 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Natalia Dyer ...  Nancy Wheeler 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Charlie Heaton ...  Jonathan Byers 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Joe Keery ...  Steve Harrington 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Cara Buono ...  Karen Wheeler 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Noah Schnapp ...  Will Byers 25 episodes, 2016-2019
Sadie Sink ...  Max Mayfield 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Dacre Montgomery ...  Billy Hargrove 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Joe Chrest ...  Ted Wheeler 15 episodes, 2016-2019
Rob Morgan ...  Officer Powell 12 episodes, 2016-2019
John Reynolds ...  Officer Callahan 12 episodes, 2016-2019
Priah Ferguson ...  Erica Sinclair 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Matthew Modine ...  Martin Brenner 12 episodes, 2016-2017
Randy Havens ...  Mr. Clarke 11 episodes, 2016-2019
Sean Astin ...  Bob Newby 11 episodes, 2017-2019
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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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A friend is someone you'd do anything for.. (Season 1) See more »


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

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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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Trivia

Matt Duffer & Ross Duffer were nominated for The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards (2018) in the Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series category for Stranger Things: Chapter Nine: The Gate (2017), but lost to Joel Fields & Joseph Weisberg for The Americans: START (2018), the finale for the series "The Americans". See more »

Goofs

Eleven is unfamiliar with the word "friend" until Mike tells her what it means. When she is being led to the Sensory Deprivation Chamber by Dr Brenner, he tells her that all the scientists are "friends" See more »

Quotes

Eleven: Friends don't lie.
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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 Half in the Bag: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Stranger Things
(Title sequence & end credits theme)
Written & performed by Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein
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Frequently Asked Questions

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User Reviews

 
Instantly hooked
15 July 2016 | by rossnoonSee all my reviews

What can I say Netflix has done it again!

I was hooked from the first episode!

The acting in this is brilliant, especially from the younger members of the cast.

The period it is set in they have managed to get it spot on down to the littlest details.

I especially like the musical score in it, sets the mood superbly!

This series has the perfect amount of mystery, suspense, and scares to keep you wanting more!! Hope this show runs for many more episodes, it's a classic in my eyes!


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