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.
The Hawkins Police Department vehicles and uniforms are identical to those used in Jaws (1975) and Jaws 2 (1978). This includes the Chief's (David Harbour) tan uniform, Amity Island triangle shaped patch, and beige SUV that was worn/used by Roy Scheider's character. This also includes ... ...
Friends don't lie.
The teenage characters frequently use the phrase "chill" to mean hang around. In 1983, "chill" would have been used as a command to someone the speaker perceived to be overexcited about something. "Chill" didn't mean "hang out" until some point in the 1990's.
The Stranger Things opening titles and fonts mimic the film grain and look of 1980's television series opening credits.
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