According to the complaint, the brothers Duffer would largely inspired by a scenario designed by another person to create Stranger Things.
The weeks and look the same for Netflix. A few days ago, you spoke of a new tug-of-war judicial coming to the streaming platform, struggling with… the soccer legend Maradona. A case that succeeded already to other folders such as those around the series, Sabrina and a potential record explosive with the u.s. army. But, it is now another lawsuit that could make noise. In fact, it this time Stranger Things, one of the gems of Netflix. Explanations.
Stranger Things, an original work ?
During its early beginnings to the screen in 2016, Stranger Things has taken us by the throat. The references to the 80’s, the small town ambiance of Hawkins, a good dose of supernatural and a bunch of kids endearing. All the elements were put together to be a real hit and the success was at the appointment without too much of a surprise. Since then, the brothers Duffer declined the story through the other two seasons and one other is expected to be on a firm footing by the fans.
But, now that the brothers Duffer and Netflix are being sued for alleged plagiarism. This is the second time such a complaint, even if the first has since been withdrawn. It is a production company that has filed a complaint, saying that Stranger Things would be the adaptation of a concept for a series called Totem and who has never seen the light of day.
How is it that the script, never published, was able to leak and end up in the hands of the brothers Duffer and Netflix ? The name of the responsible person is Aaron Sims, who had worked with the screenwriter of Totem before joining Stranger Things.
During their childhood, common in the countryside of Indiana, Osthimer and Kennedy had to deal with the constant threat of the ‘personal devil’ of Osthimer, epilepsy, which has caused a “rain of lightning” in his brain. These showers of lightning, or these crises, the sent in another plane of the supernatural where the devil resided
it would be about the original scenario. The complaint list of many items comparative intended to establish the resemblance between the two series. On the side of Netflix, we talk of ” conspiracy theories far-fetched “.