Back to the Future Part II

1989 film by Robert Zemeckis

Back to the Future Part II is a 1989 American science fiction comedy movie. It is the sequel to the Back to the Future trilogy.[1] It was directed by Robert Zemeckis, who directed all three movies. It is written by Bob Gale. It stars Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Thomas F. Wilson and Lea Thompson. It is preceded by Back to the Future (Part I) and followed by Back to the Future Part III.

Back to the Future Part II
Directed byRobert Zemeckis
Produced byNeil Canton
Bob Gale
Screenplay byBob Gale
Story byRobert Zemeckis
Bob Gale
StarringMichael J. Fox
Christopher Lloyd
Lea Thompson
Thomas F. Wilson
Music byAlan Silvestri
CinematographyDean Cundey
Edited byHarry Keramidas
Arthur Schmidt
Production
company
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
November 22, 1989
Running time
108 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$40 million
Box office$331,950,002

PlotEdit

At the end of the Back to the Future, 1985 Doc uses the time machine to go 30 years into the future (2015). At the beginning of Back to the Future II Doc comes back from the future to 1985 to take 17 year old Marty and his girlfriend Jennifer to 2015 to prevent a disaster with his son Marty Junior.

The problem with Marty Jr. is solved, but 17 year old Marty creates another problem that changes events in 1955. They discover this when they go back to 1985. The change in 1955 has turned 1985 into a bad world. Doc and Marty go back to 1955 to undo the damage. At the end of the movie the Doc is struck by lighting in the DeLorean and is sent back to Jan the 1st 1885 at 8 am.

CastEdit

Release DatesEdit

Country Premiere
  United States 22 November 1989
  Canada 24 November 1989
  United Kingdom 24 November 1989
  Ireland 24 November 1989
  Australia 7 December 1989
  Japan 9 December 1989
  Brazil 14 December 1989
  Austria 15 December 1989
  Belgium 20 December 1989
  France 20 December 1989
  Colombia 21 December 1989
  West Germany 21 December 1989
  Spain 22 December 1989
  Finland 22 December 1989
  Italy 22 December 1989
  Netherlands 22 December 1989
  Portugal 22 December 1989
  Sweden 22 December 1989
  Denmark 26 December 1989
  Argentina 28 December 1989
  South Korea 13 January 1990
  Turkey 26 January 1990
  Taiwan 27 January 1990
  Uruguay 1 February 1990
  Hong Kong 1 March 1990
  Hungary 5 April 1990

ReferencesEdit

  1. Weinstein, Steve (February 4, 1989). "Back-to-Back Sequels for 'Back to Future'". Los Angeles Times.

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