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Like the writers, for example! The "Back to the Future" screenplay is written by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale.

And, for your consideration, we offer their "Revised Pink Draft" (dated 10.21.1984). Free, of course, from 8FLiX and Universal Pictures.

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What's "Back to the Future" about?

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When teenager Marty McFly is blasted to 1955 in the DeLorean time machine created by the eccentric Doc Brown, he finds himself mixed up in a time-altering chain reaction that could vaporize his future — and leave him trapped in the past.

You built a time machine -- out of a DeLorian?

pg. 19 : scene: 19

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Plus, discover more about the writers, movie and cast.

Robert Zemeckis is a producer, director and writer also known for Forrest Gump (1994) and Contact (1997).

Bob Gale is a producer, director and writer also known for Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road (2002), Back to the Future Part III (1990), and Back to the Future Part II (1989).

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