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#756. Back to the Future

  • Year: 1985
  • Country: USA
  • Production: Amblin, Universal, 116m
  • Director: Robert Zemeckis
  • Producer: Neil Canton, Bob Gale
  • Screenplay: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale
  • Photography: Dean Cundey
  • Music: Alan Silvestri
  • Cast: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Crispin Glover, Lea Thompson, Thomas F. Wilson
  • Oscar Wins: Best Sound Editing
  • Oscar Noms: Best Screenplay, Best Original Song, Best Sound Mixing

Abridged Book Description

Michael J. Fox, already a TV heartthrob with the sitcom Family Ties, became a full-fledged movie star thanks to this time-traveling comedy adventure... An extremely clever premise is further enlivened by quick-fire direction from Robert Zemeckis and a superb, witty script.