October 2017

Before you binge watch Stranger Things Season 2: A look at the biggest questions from Season 1

Netflix dropped the full second season of Stranger Things a few days ago, just in time for binge watching in the run-up to Halloween night. If you didn’t get a chance to dive back into the upside-down over the weekend don’t wait too long — spoilers will be next to impossible to avoid in the coming days, and with a show like Stranger Things, the surprises are half the fun.

To catch you up and get you prepped for Season 2, here’s a quick look back on the biggest questions and lingering storylines from the first season. 

What is HDR, and is it worth the hype?

If you’ve recently been shopping or browsing for a new television you’ve likely noticed how many now come equipped with HDR, or high dynamic range. This technology has been around for years but it’s finally becoming more and more mainstream. In fact, HDR is officially all the rage in TV land, with many reviewers and industry experts claiming it has a bigger impact on your viewing experience than 4K Ultra HD.

AMC’s horror streaming service Shudder is perfect for Halloween

Days are growing shorter, nights are growing longer. The spookiest night of the year is just around the corner. It’s a perfect time to channel your inner dark side so that you’re fully steeped in the Halloween spirit by the time October 31st rolls around. And there’s no better way to do that than with a stack of horror movies.