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Back to the Future

3rd July 1985
1h 56m
Robert Zemeckis

Back to the Future is a 1985 Adventure Sci-Fi film released on 3rd July; Robert Zemeckis directed the film which stars Michael J. Fox, Lea Thompson, and Christopher Lloyd. A sequel, Back to the Future Part II, was released in 1989. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $362,109,762 on its budget.

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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 eccentric scientist Doc Brown.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 3:34pm.

Cast (30)

Michael J. Fox's profile Michael J. Fox Marty McFly
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Lea Thompson's profile Lea Thompson Lorraine McFly
Age at Filming ≈ 23
Thomas F. Wilson's profile Thomas F. Wilson Biff Tannen
Age at Filming ≈ 25
Billy Zane's profile Billy Zane Match
Age at Filming ≈ 18
Crispin Glover's profile Crispin Glover George McFly
Age at Filming ≈ 20
James Tolkan's profile James Tolkan Strickland
Age at Filming ≈ 53
George 'Buck' Flower's profile George 'Buck' Flower
Age at Filming ≈ 47
Courtney Gains's profile Courtney Gains
Age at Filming ≈ 19
Marc McClure's profile Marc McClure
Age at Filming ≈ 27
Casey Siemaszko's profile Casey Siemaszko 3-D
Age at Filming ≈ 23
George DiCenzo's profile George DiCenzo
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Read Morgan
Age at Filming ≈ 53
Norman Alden's profile Norman Alden
Age at Filming ≈ 60
Frances Lee McCain's profile Frances Lee McCain
Age at Filming ≈ 40
Elsa Raven's profile Elsa Raven
Age at Filming ≈ 55
Gary Riley's profile Gary Riley
Age at Filming ≈ 17
Ivy Bethune
Age at Filming ≈ 66
Will Hare's profile Will Hare
Age at Filming ≈ 68
J.J. Cohen's profile J.J. Cohen
Age at Filming ≈ 19
Johnny Green
Age at Filming ≈ 12
Donald Fullilove's profile Donald Fullilove
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Wendie Jo Sperber's profile Wendie Jo Sperber
Age at Filming ≈ 26
Sachi Parker
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Jason Hervey's profile Jason Hervey
Age at Filming ≈ 12
Maia Brewton's profile Maia Brewton
Age at Filming ≈ 7
Claudia Wells's profile Claudia Wells Jennifer Parker
Age at Filming ≈ 18

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Back to the Future Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

10% 0-12
17% 13-19
30% 20-29
13% 40-49
10% 50-59
10% 60-69
10% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

27% Female
73% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

13% Good
3% Bad
83% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

10% High School Student
3% Scientist
87% Unknown

Back to the Future FAQ

When was Back to the Future released?

Back to the Future was released on Wednesday July 3rd, 1985.

Who plays the lead role(s) in Back to the Future?

The lead roles are played by Michael J. Fox in the role of Marty McFly and Lea Thompson in the role of Lorraine McFly.

How much did Back to the Future cost to make?

The budget was $19,000,000.

How much money did Back to the Future make?

The worldwide revenue was $381,109,762.

Is Back to the Future on Netflix?

No, Back to the Future is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Back to the Future on Amazon Prime?

No, Back to the Future is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Back to the Future on Disney Plus?

No, Back to the Future is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States