Back to the Future (1985)

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Back to the Future

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He's the only kid ever to get into trouble before he was born.

Directed By Robert Zemeckis Robert Zemeckis Starring Michael J. Fox Michael J. Fox  •  Christopher Lloyd Christopher Lloyd  •  Lea Thompson Lea Thompson  •  Crispin Glover Crispin Glover  •  Thomas F. Wilson Thomas F. Wilson Genres Adventure Comedy  •  Adventure  •  Americana  •  Comedy  •  Sci-Fi Comedy  •  Science Fiction  •  Time Travel Film Studios &
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Back to the Future  •  Academy Award Nominated  •  Amblin Entertainment  •  National Film Registry  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay Nominated  •  BAFTA Award for Best Film Nominated  •  Saturn Award for Best Science Fiction Film Nominated  •  Saturn Award for Best Science Fiction Film Winning  •  Alamo Drafthouse 100  •  Time Out: London's 100 Best Sci-Fi Movies  •  BBC's 100 Greatest American Films  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Funniest Screenplays  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays
Release Info 1985-07-03T00:00:00Z July 3, 1985
Color  •  116 minutes PG Rated PG
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Comments (14)

 
Reelz

Reelz on 5/18/2012 Reply  · 

I grew up on this movie as a kid in the 90's. Its value and replayability is high for me and I often find myself popping in either the DVD or VHS copies that I own. A true classic. I love it.

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Jackhammer1989

Jackhammer1989 on 3/2/2013 Reply  · 

This is one of those movies that is simply impossible to hate. I get up and "jam" with Marty every time when he's performing at the dance. I actually have one of the grandfather clocks from the movie too!

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GoodFather

GoodFather on 9/1/2013 Reply  · 

I'm really not a "nostalgia" kind of guy, meaning nostalgia never really impacts my decisions on this website. That's a testament to how good this film is. A brilliant and entertaining sci-fi comedy.

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Mjfbttf80s

Mjfbttf80s on 1/5/2014 Reply  · 

Back to the Future Trilogy is the Best Movies in my heart!

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cheesydog1

cheesydog1 on 5/5/2014 Reply  · 

1.21 jigawatts

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AngieRomero

AngieRomero on 8/20/2014 Reply  · 

One of the Greatest movies over the past 30 years, I love this movie to Death

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Saltzman_Sees

Saltzman_Sees on 9/22/2014 Reply  · 

One of my all-time favorites growing up, but it still holds up today. One of the very best.

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Arthouse

Arthouse on 10/6/2014 Reply  · 

Will hold up forever

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Danny237

Danny237 on 5/25/2015 Reply  · 

One of the most entertaining films i've seen.

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Koroy

Koroy on 8/3/2015 Reply  · 

Overrated

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Eagleskywalker87

Eagleskywalker87 on 5/29/2017 Reply  · 

Such a brilliant movie! It has the wit and smarts that makes it impossible for you to smile. The script is very well written and Michael J Fox and Christopher Lloyd give two of the best performances of all time. It simply has the magic of cinema and I could watch it over and over again. Also, Huey Lewis and the News has two songs. That makes it great on its own!

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