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Back to the Future 1985 PG

116 mins USA Director. Robert Zemeckis

The beloved 1980s classic transports Marty McFly back to the 1950s, where he has to ensure his parents fall in love and get himself back to the future. Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale’s supremely smart script offers a textbook example of how to construct accessible comedy and drama around complex concepts such as paradox and destiny.

The film that inspired a million “McFly?” jokes, countless Flux Capacitor references and innumerable mispronunciations of the word ‘gigawatts’ remains one of the most cherished films to emerge from Hollywood’s mid-1980s, mini-Golden Age.

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Directed by

Robert Zemeckis

Featuring

Michael J. Fox

Christopher Lloyd

Lea Thompson

Crispin Glover

Genres

Science Fiction Comedy

Collection

Oscars - Technical Awards Sci-Fi - Days of Fear and Wonder Tomorrow's World Family Films Best of BAFTA Closed Captions

Certificate

PG Contains mild language and violence

Released

1985

Country

USA

Language

English

Production company

Universal City Studios, Inc.

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