when netflix series strange things Premiered in 2016, it was hard to narrow it down to just one genre. It had elements of children’s adventure like crooks, had the same science fiction aspects as Ridley Scott Foreigner, but mostly, there was a lot of flat-out horror vibes like you see Poltergeist. strange things Season 3 may have strayed a bit from its roots, but it looks like Season 4 is returning to the genre it started with. Could the upcoming season draw heavily on the horrors of the ’80s?
The latest ‘Stranger Things’ season 4 teaser is giving us major haunting houses
teaser for strange things Season 4 released at Netflix’s Global Fan Event tudumgave fans a glimpse into the life of the Krell family when they moved to Hawkins. Viktor Krell, a new character in the upcoming season, is a patient in a psychiatric hospital. He killed his wife and children shortly after leaving Hawkins.
After viewers see the bodies of children lying on the floor, the screen sees Hawkins breaking into the abandoned Victorian home of Steve, Dustin, Robin, Lucas, and Max in the 1980s. The house is in disarray as the children rummage around to see what they can find. We get a brief look at the kids as they make their way around the house very Similar to the Niebolt House That Scared Eddie in Stephen King’s This.
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There’s a Scene in the Upcoming Season That Looks Like a Hat for Stephen King’s ‘The Shining’
strange things There has never been anything subtle about taking inspiration from the vast collection of Stephen King’s work. Season 4 looks no different. In the scene where Victor Krell allegedly murders his wife and children, the two children lie dead on the floor while Victor looks out the stained glass window in the front door. This scene is very reminiscent of Stanley Kubrick’s scene Shining.
It is well known that King himself was not a fan of Kubrick’s adaptation of his novel, but it still remains the film people think one refers to. Shining. King went back and eventually made another version made specifically for TV, but it never received much acclaim.
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‘Stranger Things’ Season 4 Looks Like It’s Getting Back To Its Horror Roots And ’80s Horror
The first season had many horror elements, and it continued strange things Season 2. The second season of the Netflix series Mind Flayer revolves around Will’s capture and something very heavy the Exorcist Feeling. However, in Season 3, the series shifted more towards action/adventure drama.
That doesn’t mean there wasn’t a scary aspect to it. The Mind Flayer has Hawkins’ ability to take over the minds of people. was missing a lot of john carpenter Thing.
We have enjoyed all the three seasons of the show. However, it’s refreshing to see the Duffer Brothers potentially taking things back to the original horror roots of ’80s horror. Cast members have said that this will be the scariest season ever, and we can’t wait to see what happens in the next episode.
strange things Season 4 debuted sometime in 2022.