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.
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Sid Sheinberg, the head of Universal Pictures, requested many changes to be made throughout the movie. Most of these he got, such as having "Professor Brown" changed to "Doc Brown" and his chimp Shemp changed to a dog named Einstein. Marty's mother's name had ... ...
1985 Radio Announcer:
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Although he had a remote unit for the DeLorean at first, Doc is actually inside the DeLorean as it backs out of the van. With its gull wing doors, there is no way he could have gotten into the DeLorean inside the van.
For the video release, "To Be Continued" was added before the closing credits. This title has disappeared from the DVD release.
On the Australian DVD, the mall is unchanged and is still called Twin Pines Mall.
$11,332,134 (USA) (7 July 1985)