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Stranger Things is an American science fiction-horror web television series created, written, and directed by the Duffer Brothers.

Summary

When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends, must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.

Why It Rocks

  1. Well-done character and story-development in each and everyone of the show’s episodes.
  2. Likable, relatable characters, especially Mike, Lucas, Eleven and Dustin.
  3. Amazing and terrifying special effects.
  4. It has shown to be a very popular television series among viewers around the world.
  5. Flawless acting and great casting choices from each of the cast members.
  6. It also began the careers of many child actors, such as Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Noah Scnhapp etc..
  7. Many of the characters have shown to share great chemistry with eachother, especially the child and teenage characters.
  8. It’s become one of Netflix’s most popular and highly-praised shows.
  9. A splendid amount of funny, scary, heart-warming and serious moments all very-well paced. The show can also have a few creepy X-Files-type vibes here and there.
  10. A wonderfully creative, original plot for a television series.
  11. An accurate 80s setting.
  12. Excellent cinematography.
  13. Mark Steger has done a nightmarish yet astounding performance as the Demogorgon.
  14. The episodes are well-paced and thought up.
  15. A couple nice throwbacks and 80s references, like how Mike and his friends dress up like the Ghostbusters.
  16. The song “Friends Don’t Lie” is beautiful and well-sung.

Bad Qualities

  1. The bully characters are bland.
  2. Eleven can be a brat.
  3. The running gag of Eleven craving Eggo Waffles, while memorable, is also just hidden product placement.