Horror movies bring people together. Cuddling on the couch during the jump scares. Getting accidentally married for real on the set of your gothic horror film. Wait, is that last one not normal?
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Stranger Things hit Netflix in mid-July and has since become a pop culture phenomenon, spawning breakout characters, quotable lines, memes galore and cosplay. Naturally, it was renewed. How can we possibly keep the magic alive for the show's infinitely anticipated second season? Easy: STOP TALKING ABOUT IT.
Stranger Things -- an eight-part Netflix series that debuts July 15 -- is set in the 1980s and is heavily influenced by Stephen King and Steven Spielberg works of the era, including ET, Firestarter, It, Stand By Me and Poltergeist. Heavily, heavily influenced. Is that a bad thing? Certainly not when it's this much fun to watch.
Video: The debut of Netflix's Stranger Things is just a few weeks away, and while this new trailer gives us a glimpse of its biggest-name star, Winona Ryder, it focuses on the four boys and mysterious girl who are the real focus of this E.T.-meets-Close Encounters of the Third Kind-meets-"basically everything Steven Spielberg was thinking about in the 1980s" story.
Kids on BMX bikes cruising misty suburban streets at night, Hazmat suit-clad figures with flashlights, a pigtailed blonde moppet, a wide-eyed boy, a desperate mother... all that appears to be missing from Netflix's new series Stranger Things is a loveable, candy-obsessed alien, otherwise it'd be E.T.