The Resource Back to the future, Universal ; Steven Spielberg presents ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale ; produced by Bob Gale and Neil Canton ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

Back to the future, Universal ; Steven Spielberg presents ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale ; produced by Bob Gale and Neil Canton ; directed by Robert Zemeckis

Label
Back to the future
Title
Back to the future
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; Steven Spielberg presents ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale ; produced by Bob Gale and Neil Canton ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It's the mid-80's, and Marty McFly is your average 17-year-old slacker who happens to be friends with an inventor, Doc Brown. Doc's latest invention is a time machine, that ends up transporting Marty back to 1955 where he must bring his parents together so that he will exist when he gets back to his own time
Member of
Awards note
Named to the National Film Registry in 2007 by the Library of Congress ; Winner, Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing (Charles L. Campbell, Robert R. Rutledge), 1986 Academy Awards (USA) ; Winner, Favorite Motion Picture, 1986 People's Choice Awards (USA) ; Winner, Saturn Award, Best Actor (Michael J. Fox), Best Science Fiction Film, Best Special Effects (Kevin Pike), 1986 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films (USA).
Cataloging source
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Characteristic
videorecording
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Back to the future (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Music, Alan Silvestri ; editors, Arthur Schmidt, Harry Keramidas ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ; visual effects produced at Industrial Light & Magic
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue ; optional Spanish subtitles ; optional English captions for hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B335 2009
PerformerNote
Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover, Thomas F. Wilson
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  • 1952-
  • 1951-
  • 1946-
  • 1961-
  • 1938-
  • 1961-
  • 1959-
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  • Zemeckis, Robert
  • Gale, Bob
  • Canton, Neil
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Fox, Michael J.
  • Lloyd, Christopher
  • Thompson, Lea
  • Glover, Crispin
  • Wilson, Thomas F.
  • Silvestri, Alan.
  • Industrial Light and Magic (Studio)
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
116
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  • Time travel
  • Teenage boys
  • Inventors
  • Parent and teenager
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Science fiction films
  • Action and adventure films
  • Comedy films
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
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Label
Back to the future, Universal ; Steven Spielberg presents ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale ; produced by Bob Gale and Neil Canton ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Features: The making of "Back to the future"; Making the trilogy : chapter one; Q & A with director Robert Zemeckis and producer Bob Gale; enhanced conversation with Michael J. Fox; feature commentary with producers Bob Gale and Neil Canton; deleted scenes; outtakes; Did you know that? Universal animated anecdotes; original makeup tests; production archives; excerpts from the original screenplay; theatrical teaser trailer; cast and filmmakers; production notes; DVD-ROM features including Total axess; recommendations and special announcements; Back to the future : the ride; Looking back at the future; "Back to the future" night; Michael J. Fox Q&A
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Bonus disc
Control code
ocn297618476
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195004268
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61100542
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Back to the future, Universal ; Steven Spielberg presents ; a Robert Zemeckis film ; written by Robert Zemeckis & Bob Gale ; produced by Bob Gale and Neil Canton ; directed by Robert Zemeckis
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985
  • Features: The making of "Back to the future"; Making the trilogy : chapter one; Q & A with director Robert Zemeckis and producer Bob Gale; enhanced conversation with Michael J. Fox; feature commentary with producers Bob Gale and Neil Canton; deleted scenes; outtakes; Did you know that? Universal animated anecdotes; original makeup tests; production archives; excerpts from the original screenplay; theatrical teaser trailer; cast and filmmakers; production notes; DVD-ROM features including Total axess; recommendations and special announcements; Back to the future : the ride; Looking back at the future; "Back to the future" night; Michael J. Fox Q&A
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Bonus disc
Control code
ocn297618476
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195004268
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61100542
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1surround
Video recording format
DVD

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