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.
Matthew Modine stated in an interview that the character of Dr. Brenner was written as wearing a plaid shirt and jeans. Instead, Modine worked closely with the Duffer brothers (Matt Duffer & Ross Duffer) to craft the character's look, and patterned his hair after Robert Shaw in Battle of the Bulge (1965) and a pristine suit after Cary Grant's wardrobe in North by Northwest (1959).
When laboratory workers use hazard suits, there's clearly bright blue or white LEDs lighting up the face of the wearer. However, white LEDs were possible only since 1994 when Shuji Nakamura discovered high brightness blue LED, which emit white light when covered in phosphor coating.
The Stranger Things opening titles and fonts mimic the film grain and look of 1980's television series opening credits.