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Air Date: July 15th, 2016

Network: NETFLIX

Series Summary
When a boy disappears, his friends, family and police are drawn into a mystery as they seek answers.

Rating: TV14

Genres: Horror, Drama, Suspense, Science fiction

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  • Stranger Things 2 is quite good and, if your expectations are in check, largely satisfying. The Duffer Brothers fall into very few traps of self-importance or self-awareness and they deliver a second season with an expanded assortment of '80s influences, an expanded cast of instantly embraceable characters and some expanded Stranger Things mythology without the bloat that inevitably dooms sequels. Show More

  • There’s a higher bar for original stories--even homages--to clear when it comes to incorporating the lessons Hollywood has learned recently about depicting female characters who are as layered as their male counterparts. For all its charms, Stranger Things doesn’t quite meet that standard. Show More

  • The Duffers captured the vibe quite nicely, tell a story that doesn’t seem watered down and emerge with a series that could be the summer’s equivalent of a large popcorn with plenty of butter and a kidney-busting keg of Coke. Show More

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nominated Best Television Series - Drama
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Nominated Outstanding Drama Series