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Five Film References You May Have Missed In 'Stranger Things'

Martha Lott | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Martha Lott

The Netflix original Stranger Things provides even us 90's and noughties babies who weren't around in the 80's a massive nostalgia trip. This captivating, 8 episode '80s-influenced sci-fi work of art is so binge-worthy most of us watched it within a day. What makes it so nostalgic for 80's kids and even the younger generation is the references of timeless films we most likely grew up watching as children. Here's the Duffer brother's best 5 references.

Couples Who Watch Boxsets Together, Stay Together

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you and your other half love nothing more than a Friday night boxset-binge-fest then we’ve got some excellent news for you. A study has found tha...

'Making A Murderer' Wins Four Emmy Awards, But Its Creators Still Aren't Happy

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

You’d think the night you won four Emmy Awards for your efforts would be an excuse for celebration, but it seems the ‘Making a Murderer’ team ha...

The Little Prince

Harry Crawford | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Harry Crawford

This is a story inspired by The Little Prince that keeps faithful to the spirit of the source. Great visuals and a short, surprisingly powerful family comedy-drama - The Little Prince is just sitting online, waiting to be watched. A gem from Netflix.

Bye Bye BBC

Anna J Lawrence | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Anna J Lawrence

As from midnight tonight, our relationship is over. I knew it couldn't carry on forever. Something had to give, and it was never going to be me. And so I thank you for the memories. The good times and the shitty ones ... like when you forced me to watch tennis or football for f##king ever.

4 Essential Life Lessons Millennials Can Learn From Rory Gilmore

Imogen Wilson | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Imogen Wilson

One thing in particular really stuck out to me this summer when I re-watched the series: How much of an incredible role model Rory is for our generation, and how much I had subconsciously learned from her and tried to apply in my own life over the years. Here are 4 of the best Rory qualities which when applied correctly will almost definitely improve your life.

Stranger Things: 7 Things We're Getting Nostalgic About From The 80's

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Style

Netflix’s Stranger Things isn’t just making us obsessed with Winona Ryder all over again, but is also making us nostalgic for an entire decade. Th...

This 'Stranger Things' Announcement Has Understandably Sent Fans Into A Frenzy

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 31.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

There’s no denying that ‘Stranger Things’ is the television show to watch in 2016, and after much speculation, Netflix has confirmed that a seco...

A (Clothed) Orlando Bloom Among 8 Top New Netflix Titles For September

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

There’s a lot of new TV coming our way over the next few weeks. With ‘Victoria’, ‘X Factor and ‘Great British Bake Off’ already on screen,...

Stranger Things' Barb Looks Rather Different In Real Life

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

She might have played the straight-laced and nerdy Barb in ‘Stranger Things’, but actress Shannon Purser is nothing like her character off screen....

North Korea Has Unveiled Its Own Version Of Netflix

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 23.08.2016 | UK Tech

North Korean citizens will soon be watching television via a Netflix-style video-on-demand service if state media is to be believed. A set-top box wi...

First Look! Charlie Brooker Reveals 'Black Mirror' Teaser Images

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 19.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

Charlie Brooker has given ‘Black Mirror’ fans a sneak peek at the latest series of the show, which will arrive on Netflix on Friday 21 October. T...

Three Reasons I Loved 'Stranger Things'

Rosanna Savone | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Entertainment
Rosanna Savone

Not everything can be as good as The X-Files. But I had nothing to worry about with Stranger Things and I knew it within 7 minutes into the pilot (and yes, I noted the time I texted my sister cursing her for recommending a show that made me want to crap my pants already).

See All The Best Outfits From 'The Get Down'

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 15.08.2016 | UK Style

The ‘Stranger Things’-shaped hole in our lives was finally filled on Friday 12 August when Netflix dropped their latest binge watch-worthy box set...

Norwegian Slow TV Is About To Be Your New Fave TV Genre (Thanks, Netflix)

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

Netflix have brought us many gems in recent months: ‘Stranger Things’ currently has the entire nation glued to their laptops, while the latest sea...

Netflix Glitch + Planet Earth + Rude Subtitles = Comedy Gold

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

The purest (arguably puerile) comedy comes from the simplest of things. For example, when a Netflix glitch means that the subtitles of a slightly fru...

Winona Ryder Has This To Say About THAT Shoplifting Arrest

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Stranger Things’ has brought Winona Ryder a small screen hit in one of the biggest Netflix shows of the year, but the American film star confides...

James Corden, Rod Stewart Help Bring Beatles Sound To Netflix Audience

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

“It’s been taking on two titans simultaneously,” says Australian filmmaker Josh Wakely of his decision to bring the songs of the Beatles to life...

How Many Pop Culture References Did You Spot In 'Stranger Things'?

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Aside from being set in 1983, there’s plenty of other nostalgia-inducing moments in Netflix’s fantastic new show ‘Stranger Things’ to get view...

Everything You Need To Know About 'Stranger Things' Star Millie Brown

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

Netflix’s latest original series, ‘Stranger Things’, has been getting rave reviews since it launched in July, but one of its stars in particular...

Tame Netflix's Intimidating Library Of Content With This Recommendation Chatbot

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 25.07.2016 | UK Tech

Netflix’s algorithm is pretty hot. Maintained by more than a thousand staff, the product offers tens of millions of users a unique experience. But w...

Netflix To Revisit Avery Case For New 'Making A Murderer' Episodes

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 19.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

Netflix have confirmed that they will be revisiting the Steven Avery case, and filming new episodes of ‘Making A Murderer’. The fresh installments...

The 'Gilmore Girls' Revival is Coming - Can It Live Up to the Dreams of the Die-hards?

Claire Patel-Campbell | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Claire Patel-Campbell

Here's the thing about Gilmore Girls: it's pure fantasy. Of course it is. No town is that picturesque. No one is that quirky or witty. But that doesn't matter. In fact, it's part of what makes the show so much fun to watch. It's comforting when you've had a bad day, like a hug for the brain. It's a fairy tale.

Is Our Love of Netflix and Spotify Really Reducing Piracy?

Liz Bales | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Liz Bales

Digital streaming services like Netflix and Spotify are reducing piracy, according to an article in the Daily Telegraph earlier this week. It's a grea...

There's a Hijabi in the New Season of 'Orange Is the New Black' - And She Is Awesome

Hanan Issa | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Entertainment
Hanan Issa

She wasn't shown to be a zealot constantly praying or sharing words of wisdom with her fellow inmates. She read books not exclusively about Islam and even participated in a money-making scheme some of the other African-American inmates organised. She. Is. Normal. And I can't tell you how awesome it is to see a 'normal' Muslim on TV.