Knowledge Identifier: $Back_to_the_Future
Category: Movies & TV (402)
Launched in 1955.
Countries: United States (79%), (17%), Germany (2%)
Linked to: American Film Institute, University of Southern California, Whittier High School, NBC
Krups - Back to the Future - In 1979 the Krups Type 223 "Coffina Super" coffee grinder was used as a prop in the film "Alien" as part of the Nostromo spacecraft, and in "Back to the Future" as 'Mr
Courtney Gains - Gains achieved success during the 1980s with a variety of roles in films such as "Children of the Corn", "Hardbodies", "Lust in the Dust", "Back to the Future", "Can't Buy Me Love", "Colors", "The 'Burbs" and "Memphis Belle"
Who Framed Roger Rabbit - Robert Zemeckis was hired to direct in 1985, based on the success of "Romancing the Stone" and "Back to the Future"
Huey Lewis - The band is perhaps best known for their third album, "Sports", and their contribution to the soundtrack of the 1985 feature film "Back to the Future"
Lea Thompson - Thompson's most famous role was that of Lorraine Baines McFly in the "Back to the Future" trilogy, the first film released in 1985
James Tolkan - Tolkan is known for his role in the 1985 film "Back to the Future" as the strict, disciplinarian Hill Valley High School principal Gerald Strickland
Billy Zane - Zane's first two screen roles were in the science fiction films "Back to the Future" in 1985 and "Critters" in 1986
Michael J. Fox - "Back to the Future" tells the story of Marty McFly , a teenager who is accidentally sent back in time from 1985 to 1955
James Tolkan - He reprised the role in the 1989 sequel "Back to the Future Part II", where unnamed gang members made a drive-by assault on him in a bleak alternate present -he referred to these criminals as "slackers" as he shot back
Michael J. Fox - Two sequels, "Back to the Future Part II" and "Back to the Future Part III", were released in 1989 and 1990 respectively
James Tolkan - In 1990, he played the part of Mr. Strickland's grandfather in "Back to the Future Part III"
Lea Thompson - She is known for her role as Lorraine Baines in the "Back to the Future" trilogy and as the title character in the 1990s NBC sitcom "Caroline in the City"
Back to the Future (franchise) - "Back to the Future: The Ride" is a simulator ride based on and inspired by the "Back to the Future" films and is a mini-sequel to 1990's "Back to the Future Part III"
Back to the Future (franchise) - In 1999, Varèse Sarabande released "Back to the Future" trilogy soundtrack with eight tracks from the first film, seven from the second, four from the third, and one from the ride
In 2006, the original screenplay for "Back to the Future" was selected by the Writers Guild of America as the 56th best screenplay of all time
Steven Spielberg - In 2006, Spielberg co-executive produced with famed filmmaker Robert Zemeckis a CGI children's film called Monster House, marking their eighth collaboration since 1990's Back to the Future Part III. He teamed with Clint Eastwood for the first time in their careers, co-producing Eastwood's Flags of Our Fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima with Robert Lorenz and Eastwood himself.
In 2007, the Library of Congress selected it for preservation in the National Film Registry, and in June 2008 the American Film Institute's special AFI's 10 Top 10 designated the film as the 10th-best film in the science fiction genre
Back to the Future (franchise) - On October 21, 2008, BTTF.com broke the story that Universal will be releasing each of the "Back to the Future" films individually
Back to the Future (franchise) - In 2009, Intrada released a two-CD "Back to the Future" set as "Intrada Special Collection Volume 116"
Eric Stoltz - This was referenced in a 2010 episode of "Fringe" where, in an alternate universe, a theater marquee reads "Back to the Future" starring Eric Stoltz"
Christopher Lloyd - Lloyd appeared at a 25th anniversary screening of "Back to the Future" in February 2010 at the Hollywood Blvd
Back to the Future (franchise) - In 2012, Hasslein Books released "A Matter of Time: The Unauthorized Back to the Future Lexicon", written by Rich Handley
Christopher Lloyd - On June 5, 2012, Lloyd appeared with Bob Gale for a screening of a digitally restored "Back to the Future" and a Q&A session at the Pollock Theater at UC Santa Barbara
Back to the Future (franchise) - A second volume, "Back in Time: The Unauthorized Back to the Future Chronology", by Greg Mitchell and Rich Handley, was released in 2013
Bob Gale - On 31 January 2014, it was announced that a stage musical adaptation of Gale's first Back to the Future film was in production
Huey Lewis - Back to the Future - On October 21, 2015, on an episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live", Huey Lewis reprised his role from "Back to the Future"
Back to the Future (franchise) - Back to the Future - Several video games released downloadable content related to "Back to the Future" to coincide with October 21, 2015, including "Rocket League" and "LittleBigPlanet 3"
DeLorean DMC-12 - Beginning April 20, 2016, the official Back To The Future DeLorean can be viewed at the Petersen Automotive Museum