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9,129 Ratings

Back to the Future

Directed by Robert Zemeckis
United States, 1985
Comedy, Sci-Fi


In this 80s sci-fi classic, Californian teen Marty McFly is accidentally zapped back into 1955 in a plutonium-powered DeLorean time machine when an experiment by his eccentric scientist friend, Doc Brown, goes wrong.

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Back to the Future Directed by Robert Zemeckis

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1986 | Winner: Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing

1986 | 3 nominations including: Best Music, Original Song

National Board of Review

1985 | Nominee: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1986 | 5 nominations including: Best Film

Writers Guild of America

1986 | Nominee: Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

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