Top 7 Stranger Things Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Stranger Things facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Stranger Things film message.

The periodic table on Dustin's shirt is accurate with the time, excluding recently identified elements.
The periodic table on Dustin's shirt is accurate with the time, excluding recently identified elements.
Stranger Things S1E8 (2016) Steve makes a grab for the Byers' wall phone, which until this point has always had a cord. Having been fried twice previously when making contact with the Upside Down, it's revealed in this scene that the family has since, understandably, made the switch to cordless.
Stranger Things S1E8 (2016) Steve makes a grab for the Byers' wall phone, which until this point has always had a cord. Having been fried twice previously when making contact with the Upside Down, it's revealed in this scene that the family has since, understandably, made the switch to cordless.

Stranger Things Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • In the movie Die Hard ('98) John holds his gun to another guys head, the guy says "you won't shoot your a policeman, you have rules". In Stranger Things (2018), a sheriffs deputy named Hopper holds a gun to an assassins head, the assassin says the same thing, almost using the same words.

Stranger Things Hidden Details

1 - Episode 8 Murray's Stolen uniform has blood from the guards who were shot on the back. Hopper's has it on the front in the next shot.
Episode 8 Murray's Stolen uniform has blood from the guards who were shot on the back. Hopper's has it on the front in the next shot.
1 - The new monster has a strong resemblance to the Mind Flayer, showing the like between the two.
The new monster has a strong resemblance to the Mind Flayer, showing the like between the two.

- El standing on the beach, the water running back to the ocean is an upside down image of the mind flayer.

Stranger Things poster
Stranger Things poster

Stranger Things Plot

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

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Stranger Things. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Stars Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown
IMDB score 8.8