Stranger Things
Stranger Things (2013)

Oona, a young woman dealing with the loss of her mother, reaches out to a stranger: Mani, a mysterious homeless man of Middle-Eastern origin, whom she invites to stay in her garden shed. Despite the space between them, Oona and Mani… More

Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 5, 2013
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
John Anderson
Variety

One of the assets of "Stranger Things" is its air of mystery, and the actors give the indelible impression that they have much locked away inside.

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Chris Cabin
Collider

'Stranger Things' ends up being an entertaining and impassioned throwback to the time when friendly aliens were all the craze, but there's a consistent sense that a far more imaginative and daring series hiding behind the monsters.

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Drew Hunt
Slant Magazine

Eleanor Burke and Ron Eyal's film is a tasteful, well-orchestrated drama that never reaches beyond its humble means.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

A quietly elegant chamber piece that, at 77 minutes, is careful not to wear out its welcome.

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Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

Gentle, sweet and understated. A beautiful, quietly moving drama.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

This delicate debut feature amasses a wealth of quiet images that speak volumes.

David Noh
Film Journal International

This ultra-slight, minimalist and arty affair brims over with indie ennui.

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