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The 'Back to the Future' Quiz
by Staff
This "Back to the Future" quiz requires you to think hard about various McFlys, iterations of Doc Brown and even Jennifer Parker if you're really looking for a challenge.

Who directed "Back to the Future?"

  • Robert Zemeckis
  • Steven Spielberg
  • George Lucas

Steven Spielberg did get a credit on the film, though. What was it?

  • writer
  • producer
  • Special Friend

What Huey Lewis song is featured in the first film?

  • "I Want a New Drug"
  • "The Power of Love"
  • "Hip to be Square"

Who was originally cast as Marty McFly?

  • Ricky Schroeder
  • Corey Feldman
  • Eric Stoltz

What is Doc Brown's dog's name?

  • Edison
  • Einstein
  • Tesla

To make George McFly think he's seen an alien vistor, who does Marty dress as?

  • Madonna
  • an astronaut
  • Darth Vader from the planet Vulcan

How much power does the DeLorean time machine need?

  • 789 gigawatts
  • 1.21 gigawatts
  • 12 giagawatts

What is the theme of the dance that George, Lorraine and Marty all attend?

  • "Enchantment Under the Sea"
  • "Starry Nights"
  • "Cheers to the Future"

What song does Marty play to utterly bewilder the crowd of 1950s high schoolers?

  • "Back in Black"
  • "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun"
  • "Johnny B. Goode"

What speed does the DeLorean have to reach to travel through time?

  • 121 mph
  • 17 kmh
  • 88 mph

Who replaced Claudia Wells as Jennifer Parker in the second (and third) "Back to the Future" films?

  • Eilsabeth Shue
  • Kim Cattrall
  • Ione Skye

What other actor in the original film does NOT appear in "Back to the Future II?"

  • Thomas F. Wilson
  • Lea Thompson
  • Crispin Glover

"Where we're going, we don't need" what?

  • seatbelts
  • roads
  • Crispin Glover

How did the filmmakers get around Glover's absence?

  • They made another actor wear prosthetics to look like him.
  • They cut George McFly out of the film completely.
  • They dubbed another actor with a guy whose voice sounded like Glover's.

What movie is being advertised in Future 2015?

  • "Jaws 19"
  • "Indiana Jones and Retirement Center of Doom"
  • "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

What year does Marty and Doc travel back to in "Back to the Future III"?

  • 1815
  • 1865
  • 1885

The second and third films were completed how many years apart?

  • less than a year
  • 2 years
  • 4 years

What name does Marty give himself in the Old West?

  • Marty Westerson
  • The Kid
  • Clint Eastwood

What is Doc's catchphrase?

  • "Holy smokestacks!"
  • "Galloping gooses!"
  • "Great Scott!"

Who plays Marty's great-great grandmother?

  • Mary Steenburgen
  • Elisabeth Shue
  • Lea Thompson

What is Marty's great-great-grandfather's name?

  • Seamus
  • Martin
  • George

How many shots of whiskey does Doc drink before he passes out?

  • 27
  • 1
  • 15

What do Doc and Clara name their children?

  • Isaac and Asimov
  • Jules and Verne
  • H.G. and Wells

In "Back to the Future II," what does Jennifer do when she encounters her future self?

  • faints
  • punches her in the face
  • runs away

Who is Biff married to when Doc, Marty and Jennifer return to 1985 in the second film?

  • Jennifer
  • Lorraine
  • no one

What musician makes a cameo as Marty's future boss in "Back to the Future II?"

  • Huey Lewis
  • Flea
  • "Weird Al" Yankovic

What does Biff receive in 1955 from his 2015, to change the course of his life?

  • a sports almanac
  • a lot of money
  • an iPhone

What team did make it to the postseason in 2015, as (kind of) predicted in "Back to the Future II?"

  • the Marlins
  • the Mariners
  • the Cubs

Are hoverboards real yet?

  • no
  • yes
  • uh, technically maybe a little

What is one technology introducted in "Back To the Future II" that consumers can now get a hold of?

  • self-tying shoes
  • food replicators
  • holodecks