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When neighborhood mad scientist Doc Brown (Lloyd) constructs a time machine from a DeLorean, his youthful companion Marty (Fox) accidentally transports himself to 1955. There, Marty must do everything he can to bring his high-school age parents together (so he can be born), elude the local bully, and get the future. Solid fast-paced entertainment is even better due to Lloyd's inspired performance as the loony Doc while Fox is perfect as the boy completely out of his element. Soundtrack features Huey Lewis and the News. Followed by two sequels.

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Available on Running time 116 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Comic Adventure, Motor Vehicle Dept., Technology--Rampant, Family Ties, Time Travel, Top Grossing Films of 1985, Rescue Missions Involving Time Travel, Highest Grossing Films of All Time, Producers: Steven Spielberg, Period Piece: 1950s, Inventors & Inventions, Skateboarding
Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale
Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover, Wendie Jo Sperber, Marc McClure, Thomas F. Wilson, James Tolkan, Casey Siemaszko, Billy Zane, George DiCenzo, Courtney Gains, Claudia Wells, Jason Hervey, Harry Waters, Maia Brewton, J.J. (Jeffrey Jay) Cohen
Dean Cundey
Robert Zemeckis
Alan Silvestri
Huey Lewis
Bob Gale, Neil Canton, Steven Spielberg, Amblin Entertainment, Mark Huffam

Visitor Reviews

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Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) goes to the Twin Pines Mall to meet his friend Doc when a group of Libyan terrorists kill doc for stealing their plutonium so Marty jumps in the DeLeoran time machine and speeds away forgetting that when he gets to 88 miles an hour he is going to back in time to 1955. When he arrives, his parents are in high school and his mom even flirts with him. He has to find Doc, who hasn't invented the time machine yet, explain to him what has happened so he can try and get back to 1985. This movie is so good - everybody has to watch this. Michael J. Fox does a great job acting in this movie and I love the ski vest! I wish I could go back in time and travel around.