Stranger Things: What You Need to Know About the New Netflix Show
Fact 1: It falls under the sci-fi/horror/drama genre with generous sprinkings of supernatural activity and mad scientist experimentation.
Fact 2: The IMDB description: When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.
Fact 3: It stars Winona Ryder and David Harbour along with a relatively unknown cast who have proven to be excellent story tellers (watch out for "Eleven").
Fact 4: The show scored 93% on rottentomatoes.com
Fact 5: The story is set in 1980s Indiana and is a homage to 1980s horror, including the works of Steven Spielberg and Stephen King (wikipedia.org)
Team Maxim finished watching Season 1 in a day — typical of Netflix binge-watching and totally worth our time. Now we've got to bide our time till season two.