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Back to the Future

Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) accidentally time travels back to 1955, thanks to Dr. Emmett Brown's (Christopher Lloyd) souped-up DeLorean. Meeting up with his younger Mom and Dad (Lea Thompson and Crispin Glover), the teen desperately tries to get Back to the Future before his visit alters history permanently. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: B-
Language: C
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 116
Theater Release: 03 Jul 1985
Video Release: 10 Feb 2009
MPAA Rating: PG
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Back to the Future is rated PG:

Director: Robert Zemeckis
Cast: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover, Thomas F. Wilson
Studio: 1985 Universal Studios

Detailed Review

Twenty-five years after it first released in theaters, Back to the Future blasts into home theaters on Blu-ray.

In the movie, Michael J. Fox stars as Marty McFly, the youngest… 
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Why Is Back to the Future Rated PG?

Violence: A boy runs into the street and is hit by a car. Foreigners gun… 
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What impact does Marty have on the future when he goes back in time? What… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

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