# Similar Movies Like Back to the Future (1985)
Released: 3 July 1985 (USA)
Runtime: 116 Min
Taglines:He’s the only kid ever to get into trouble before he was born.
Genres: Adventure | Comedy | Sci-Fi
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Writers: Robert Zemeckis , Bob Gale
Actors: Michael J. Fox , Christopher Lloyd , Lea Thompson
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.
Marty McFly’s life is a dump. His father, George, is constantly bullied by his supervisor Biff Tannen and his mother, Lorraine, is an overweight alcoholic. One day, Marty gets a call from his scientist friend Dr. “Doc” Emmet Brown telling Marty to meet him at Twin Pines Mall at 1:15 AM where Doc unveils a time machine that runs off of plutonium built into a DeLorean and demonstrates it to Marty. Marty accidentally activates the time machine, sending him back to 1955 where he accidentally gets in the way of his teenage parents meeting. Marty must find a way to convince Doc that he is from the future, reunite his parents, and ultimately get back to the future.
After being accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-travelling DeLorean invented by mad scientist Dr. Emmett Brown, teenager Marty McFly has to find a way to return to the future safely.
In this 1980s sci-fi classic, small-town California teen Marty McFly is thrown back into the ’50s when an experiment by his eccentric scientist friend Doc Brown goes awry. Traveling through time in a modified DeLorean car, Marty encounters young versions of his parents, and must make sure that they fall in love or he’ll cease to exist. Even more dauntingly, Marty has to return to his own time and save the life of Doc Brown.