Back To The Future Part III

Synopsis: Stranded in 1955, Marty McFly receives written word from his friend, Doctor Emmett Brown, as to where can be found the DeLorean time machine. However, an unfortunate discovery prompts Marty to go to his friend's aid. Using the time machine, Marty travels to the old west where his friend has run afoul of a gang of thugs and has fallen in love with a local schoolteacher. Using the technology from the time, Marty and Emmett devise one last chance to send the two of them back to the future.
Director(s): Robert Zemeckis
Production: MCA Universal Home Video
  5 wins & 11 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
118 min

"...and wide-open spaces.

"I fear that unnecessary time travel...

"...only risks further disruption

of the space-time continuum.

"And please take care of Einstein for me."


He's your dog, Doc.

Einstein is what you call your dog in 1985.

"I know you will give him a good home.

"Remember to walk him twice a day

and that he only likes canned dog food.

"These are my wishes.

Please respect and follow them.

"And so, Marty, I now say farewell

and wish you Godspeed.

"You've been a good,

kind, and loyal friend to me...

"...and you made a real difference

in my life.

"I will always treasure our relationship

and think of you with fond memories...

"...warm feelings and a special place

in my heart.

"Your friend in time, Doc Emmett L. Brown.

"September 1, 1885."

I never knew I could write

anything so touching.

I know, it's beautiful.

It's all right, Copernicus. Everything will be fine.

I'm sorry.

It's all my fault you're stuck back there.

I never should've let Biff get to me.

There are plenty worse places to be

than the Old West.

I could have ended up in the Dark Ages.

They probably would have burned me

at the stake as a heretic.

Let's look at the map.

According to this, the time vehicle

is sealed off in a side tunnel.

We may have to blast.


I think you woke up the dead with that blast.

Take this camera. I want to document everything!

This reminds me of the time I attempted

to reach the center of the Earth.

I'd been reading my favorite author,

Jules Verne.

I spent weeks preparing that expedition.

I didn't even get this far.

Of course, I was only 12 at the time.

You know, it was the writings of Jules Verne...

...that had a profound effect on my life.

When I was 11, I first read

It was then that I realized

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Bob Gale

Michael Robert Gale (born May 25, 1951) is an American screenwriter, producer and film director. He famously co-wrote the science fiction film Back to the Future with writing partner Robert Zemeckis, and the screenplays for the film's two sequels. Gale also co-produced all three films, and served as associate producer on the subsequent animated TV series. more…

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