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Back to the Future Trilogy

Back to the Future DVD CoverBACK COVER TEXT

Experience the Complete Trilogy!

Presented by filmmaking legend Steven Spielberg, directed by Oscar© winner Robert Zemeckis, and starring Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd, the phenomenally popular Back to the Future films literally changed the future of the adventure movie genre.

Now, this unprecedented Back to the Future DVD Trilogy immerses you in all the breathtaking action, groundbreaking comedy and sheer movie-making magic of one of the most brilliantly inventive, wildly entertaining motion picture triumphs in Hollywood history!

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GENERAL DISC INFORMATION

DISTRIBUTOR :: Universal
CASE TYPE :: Amray (Triple Sized)
BOOKLET :: 11 page booklet with film synopses, feature listings, chapter stops and production notes.
RUNNING TIME (PART 1) :: 1 hour 56 minutes
RUNNING TIME (PART 2) :: 1 hour 48 minutes
Back to the Future DVD Back CoverRUNNING TIME (PART 3) :: 1 hour 58 minutes
ASPECT RATIO :: 1:85:1 – Anamorphic Widescreen (See Below for error details for initial release)
SOUND MIX :: 5.1 Surround Sound; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound
SPOKEN LANGUAGES :: English and French
CAPTIONS/SUB-TITLES :: English and Spanish
MENUS :: Animated with dialogue and music
NAVIGATION :: Very Good
PICTURE QUALITY :: Part 1 – Good; Parts 2 and 3 – Very Good

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SPECIAL FEATURES

DISC ONE :: BACK TO THE FUTURE
THE MAKING OF BACK TO THE FUTURE
MAKING THE TRILOGY :: CHAPTER 1
OUTTAKES
CANDID 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
DID YOU KNOW THAT? :: UNIVERSAL ANIMATED ANECDOTES
DELETED SCENES WITH COMMENTARY BY PRODUCER BOB GALE
ORIGINAL MAKE-UP TESTS
PRODUCTION ARCHIVES
–Marty McFly’s Photo Album
–Behind-the-scenes Photographs
–The DeLorean Designs
–Time Travel Designs
EXCERPTS FROM THE ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
THEATRICAL TEASER TRAILER
DVD-ROM FEATURES WITH TOTAL ACCESS INCLUDING THE ORIGINAL SCRIPT
MICHAEL J. FOX FOUNDATION FOR PARKINSON’S RESEARCH

DISC TWO :: BACK TO THE FUTURE PART 2
THE MAKING OF BACK TO THE FUTURE PART 2
MAKING THE TRILOGY :: CHAPTER 2
WRITER/PRODUCER BOB GALE DISCUSSES THE FILMMAKING PROCESS
–Production Design
–Storyboarding
–Designing the DeLorean
–Time Travel
OUTTAKES
CANDID Q&A WITH DIRECTOR ROBERT ZEMECKIS AND PRODUCER BOB GALE
FEATURE COMMENTARY WITH PRODUCERS BOB GALE AND NEIL CANTON
DID YOU KNOW THAT? :: UNIVERSAL ANIMATED ANECDOTES
DELETED SCENES WITH COMMENTARY BY PRODUCER BOB GALE
HOVERBOARD TEST
EVOLUTION OF VISUAL EFFECTS SHOTS
PRODUCTION ARCHIVE
–Marty McFly Photo Album
–Behind-the-scenes Photographs
–Futuristic Designs
–Vehiclies of the Future
HUEY LEWIS & THE NEWS ‘POWER OF LOVE’ MUSIC VIDEO
THEATRICAL TRAILER
DVD-ROM FEATURES WITH TOTAL ACCESS INCLUDING THE ORIGINAL SCRIPT

DISC THREE :: BACK TO THE FUTURE PART 3
THE MAKING OF BACK TO THE FUTURE PART 3
MAKING THE TRILOGY :: CHAPTER 3
DESIGNING THE TOWN OF HILL VALLEY
DESIGNING THE CAMPAIGN
OUTTAKES
CANDID Q&A WITH DIRECTOR ROBERT ZEMECKIS AND PRODUCER BOB GALE
FEATURE COMMENTARY WITH PRODUCERS BOB GALE AND NEIL CANTON
DID YOU KNOW THAT? :: UNIVERSAL ANIMATED ANECDOTES
DELETED SCENES WITH COMMENTARY BY PRODUCER BOB GALE
PRODUCTION ARCHIVES
–Marty McFly Photo Album
–Behind-the-scenes Photographs
–Production Designs
–The Trilogy: Poster Concepts
THE SECRETS OF THE BACK TO THE FUTURE TRILOGY
ZZ TOP MUSIC VIDEO ‘DOUBLE BACK’
MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ANSWERED
THEATRICAL TRAILER
DVD-ROM FEATURES WITH TOTAL ACCESS INCLUDING THE ORIGINAL SCRIPT

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WEBMASTER’S REVIEW :: WARNING — POSSIBLE SPOILERS

The long awaited DVD version of the very popular trilogy is finally here! Now…if only it were correct.

Back to the Future, Back to the Future Part 2 and Back to the Future Part 3 are beautifully packaged with tons of extra features. However, parts 2 and 3 were framed incorrectly for this release. Why this wasn’t corrected before release is anybody’s guess. (This did not effect the Pan & Scan version, but why would you want Pan & Scan anyway?)

NOTE: Universal released replacement discs for Parts 2 and 3 in Feburary 2003.

Most of the features on the disc are very informative and highly entertaining. The films themselves are perfect time capsules of the looks and attitudes of the 1980’s decade and bring back many memories for those of us who grew up during that time.

It is unfortunate that Robert Zemeckis declined to include himself on the feature commentaries, but Bob Gale and Neil Canton do a great job giving fans more intimate details of each film.

The only thing that was not included that I was hoping for was the “Johnny B. Goode” video that ran on MTV after the film’s release.

For Spanish speaking fans, many of the extra features include spanish subtitles. However, this does not include the film commentaries.

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