PG | | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.
Apparently, Ronald Reagan was amused by Doc Brown's disbelief that an actor like him could become President, so much so, that he had the projectionist stop and replay the scene. He also seemed to enjoy it so much that he even made a direct reference of the film ... ...
1985 Radio Announcer:
October is inventory time, so right now, Statler Toyota is making the best deals of the year on all 1985-model Toyotas. You won't find a better car at a better price with better service anywhere in Hill Valley. That's Statler Toyota in downtown Hill...
At the diner in 1955, Marty wants something without sugar but asks for a "Pepsi Free." In 1985, Pepsi Free was the name of caffeine-free, not sugar-free, Pepsi. If Marty wanted Pepsi without sugar he should have asked for "Diet Pepsi" or "Diet Pepsi Free." Presumably the filmmakers ignored this in order to get both the "Tab" and "Pepsi Free" gags into the scene.
$11,332,134 (USA) (7 July 1985)
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