Zemeckis and Gale wrote the script after Gale mused upon whether he would have befriended his father if they had attended school together.Various film studios rejected the script until the financial success of Zemeckis' Romancing the Stone.In this exclusive excerpt from Caseen Gaines's new book, We Don't Need Roads: The Making of the Back to the Future Trilogy, the people behind the film reveal what those odd few weeks on set were like.
They came to the studio head Sid Sheinberg with a proposition: Let them fire Stoltz, and replace him with Fox, whom they had wanted all along.
Sheinberg agreed, but the transition couldn't take place right away — Stoltz was forced to labor on, unaware his days as Marty were numbered.
It's hard not to get a big head in the film industry, there are people on a set paid to cater to your every need, from the minute you arrive until you go home.
Cain pays the solicitor with the money he went on the run with in 2006.
In the car, Will tells their parents that Elizabeth is a nerd in school and everyone thinks that she is weird.
Suddenly, a car comes out of nowhere and runs them off the road – the car flips through the woods. He heads back up to the road and cries for someone to stop and help them.
Eric Stoltz a par ailleurs été initialement choisi pour interpréter le rôle de Marty Mc Fly dans le film Retour vers le futur, car Michael J.
Fox, que les scénaristes souhaitaient embaucher, était retenu sur le sitcom Sacrée Famille.
Emmett "Doc" Brown, Marty's friend who helps him repair the damage to history by helping Marty cause his parents to fall in love.
Marty and Doc must also find a way to return Marty to 1985.
This excerpt was originally published on June 26, 2015. As any true Back to the Future fan knows, Michael J. That honor went to Eric Stoltz, at the time an up-and-coming young method actor with significant buzz.