Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Features: The making of "Back to the future"; Making the trilogy : chapter one; 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; deleted scenes; outtakes; Did you know that? Universal animated anecdotes; original makeup tests; production archives; excerpts from the original screenplay; theatrical teaser trailer; cast and filmmakers; production notes; DVD-ROM features including Total axess; recommendations and special announcements; Back to the future : the ride; Looking back at the future; "Back to the future" night; Michael J. Fox Q&A.
Music, Alan Silvestri ; editors, Arthur Schmidt, Harry Keramidas ; director of photography, Dean Cundey ; visual effects produced at Industrial Light & Magic.
Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson, Crispin Glover, Thomas F. Wilson.
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1surround; dual-layer disc.
English or dubbed French dialogue ; optional Spanish subtitles ; optional English captions for hearing impaired.
Named to the National Film Registry in 2007 by the Library of Congress ; Winner, Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing (Charles L. Campbell, Robert R. Rutledge), 1986 Academy Awards (USA) ; Winner, Favorite Motion Picture, 1986 People's Choice Awards (USA) ; Winner, Saturn Award, Best Actor (Michael J. Fox), Best Science Fiction Film, Best Special Effects (Kevin Pike), 1986 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films (USA).