Back to the Future

‘Back to the Future’ Trilogy Heading Back to Theaters for 30th Anniversary

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by Britt Hayes July 17, 2015 @ 5:45 PM
Universal
Just yesterday we told you about the amazing Back to the Future trilogy box set hitting shelves later this year to commemorate the original film’s 30th anniversary. But now there’s an added gift for fans of the franchise: Universal is bringing the entire trilogy back to theaters this fall. Where we’re going, we don’t need roads — just comfy theater seats.

The ‘Back to the Future’ Trilogy is Getting a 30th Anniversary Blu-Ray This October

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by Jacob Hall July 16, 2015 @ 10:00 AM
Everyone knows that 2015 is the year that Marty McFly and Doc Brown journey to in Back to the Future Part II. While we may not have hoverboards or Jaws 19, we are getting a new 30th anniversary Blu-ray and DVD release of the Back to the Future trilogy, which isn’t a bad consolation prize. In fact, the slightly more obsessive fans have even more reason to celebrate, as the Back to the Future animated series from the early ‘90s is coming to DVD for the first time.

A ‘Back to the Future’ Remake Will Never Happen While Director Robert Zemeckis Is Still Alive

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by Jacob Hall June 30, 2015 @ 11:45 AM
Universal
It’s the biggest internal dilemma for any modern movie fan – everything you love is slowly, but surely getting remade. And while the new versions don’t wipe the old ones out of existence, it’s the principle of the matter. But we have some good news to fall back on for the time being. Director Robert Zemeckis has assured the public that at least one bonafide classic is safe for the time being: as long as he’s alive, Back to the Future will never get remade.

Lexus Just Created a Working Version of the ‘Back to the Future’ Hoverboard

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by Mike Sampson June 26, 2015 @ 9:33 AM
With 2015 being the year Back to the Future II envisioned as the future, everyone is looking to celebrate what the future of 1989 was supposed to look like. Earlier this year, Nike announced they’d be releasing a version of Marty McFly’s self-lacing Air Mags. And now, Lexus may have one-upped them, releasing a teaser video revealing a sneak peek at an actual working hoverboard.

Ranking the Stupidest Fan Theories of All Time From Dumb to Dumbest

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by Jacob Hall June 12, 2015 @ 10:25 AM
Universal
In “honor” of a new fan theory about Jurassic World that’s currently making the rounds (see below), here are the most irritating fan theories that have ever emerged from the bowels of the internet ranked from dumb to dumbest.

Great Scott! Get Heavy With These ‘Back to the Future’ Facts

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by ScreenCrush Staff February 16, 2015 @ 8:12 AM
One of the most iconic parts of Back to the Future is the time traveling DeLorean. But, in earlier versions of the story, the DeLorean was nowhere to be found. Originally, Marty McFly was going to back to the 1950s in a refrigerator! And, instead of being powered by plutonium, it was powered by a nuclear explosion and Coca-Cola. Get ready for even more facts from the future in the latest installment of You Think You Know Movies!

There Will Never Be a 'Back to the Future' Sequel or Reboot

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by Mike Sampson October 17, 2014 @ 8:57 AM
Paramount Pictures
It's almost surprising at this point that there has not been a 'Back to the Future' reboot or sequel. When you look back at the popular and successful properties of the 80s, there are few that haven't been modernized. Sony is practically falling all over themselves to get a new 'Ghostbusters' in theaters. This year alone saw new 'RoboCop,' 'Muppets,' 'Ninja Turtles,' 'Jump Street' and 'Transformers' movies. But, despite the frequency of these remakes, it doesn't look like you'll ever see a new 'Back to the Future' movie. And, that's a pretty great thing.

'Community' Almost Had a 'Back to the Future' Episode From Donald Glover

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 22, 2014 @ 4:40 PM
NBC
The pain of 'Community''s recent cancellation continually lingers, but who couldn't use something to make it hurt even more? Amid the cult and critical favorite's many genre episodes, we've learned that the NBC comedy had long attempted to bring to light a 'Back to the Future'-themed concept episode at the insistence of departed cast member Donald Glover, though a notable snag prevented the episode from moving forward.

Great Scott! A 'Back to the Future' Musical is In the Works

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by Jacob Hall January 31, 2014 @ 11:00 AM
Universal
So it has come to this: 2015 will see not only the 30th anniversary of 'Back to the Future,' but a stage musical adaptation that will premiere in London's West End with an eye towards a Broadway debut in 2016. This is no cheap knock-off either. This version of the enormously popular film has several of the original's key players heavily involved in the production.