TV Series | TV-14 | | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends, must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.
Of the many nods to Stephen King in this series, one of the most obvious is in episode 4 ("The Body") when the kids travel a significant stretch along the railroad tracks. Much of the story in the film "Stand By Me" (and in the novella it is based ... ...
The story line predates many of the vehicles. The police chief drives a K5 Blazer with a facelift package which didn't come out until the next year, the buses all appear to be from the 90s - especially the bus on the International chassis near the end of Episode 8, which clearly has the 90s/2000s "anteater" style hood.
The Stranger Things opening titles and fonts mimic the film grain and look of 1980's television series opening credits.
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