Posts Tagged ‘back to the future’

The Best Time Travel Movies

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This weekend Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt use time to try and conquer aliens in Edge of Tomorrow. It was almost 25 years ago when Marty McFly used time to escape Libyens and in the process mess up his existence; it’s the age old story really. Theirs are no movies quite as entertaining as a

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A BACK TO THE FUTURE Musical is Coming to London in 2015

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A Back to the Future stage musical has been talked about for a few years and and now it looks to be official. Back to the Future – The Musical will premiere in London’s West End in 2015 which marks the 30th anniversary of the 1985 movie.  If it’s successful, there is hopes of a

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Movie Easter Eggs: Volume 2

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Since the release of DVDs in the late ‘90s and freeze frame technology becoming highly accessible, movie makers and manufacturers have been hiding secrets for viewers to discover. Every genre and every studio has likely done it by now; we’ve started to compile them all in a series of posts with the help of the

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Hoverboard From BACK TO THE FUTURE To Be Released, Still Won’t Work O...

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  Last year, Nike produced a limited edition set of the self-lacing Nike MAG sneakers from Back to the Future.  Now Mattel has finally announced the much anticipated release of the Hoverboard, a hovering skateboard that Marty McFly used in Back to the Future II and III. The sneakers didn’t actually lace up automatically and

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CoF Presents: The Best Gifts For The Film Lover 2011

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It’s that time of year again to start thinking about great gift ideas for your friends and family, it’s just easier than saying you love them isn’t it?  Here is our annual list of great gift ideas for the film lover in your life. Whatever you decide, it’s always best to choose gifts based on

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UPDATE: Back to the Future II Nike Shoes Confirmed!

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Update:  1,500 pairs of the Mag will be auctioned on eBay, with proceeds going towards The Michael J. Fox Foundation. The auction will consist of 150 pairs being offered daily for 10 days, and will start September 8 at 8:30PM PST. All donations will be doubled as a result of a previous $50 million match

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Today’s Links: Oldboy Remake, Ninja Kids, James Bond 23 and More

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A collection of links from across the web that may be film, TV and or entertainment related. Josh Brolin is set to star in Spike Lee’s remake of the Park Chan-wook revenge thriller Oldboy. [Deadline] A Back to the Future and Dukes of Hazard mashup T-Shirt design was only a matter of time. [teefury] Takashi

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Reel: Christopher Lloyd Rides The Delorean In Argentinian commercial

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If anyone is going to sully the good name of Back to the Future by lending its legacy to commercials, I’m glad it’s Christopher Lloyd.  The man deserves all the respect in the world for providing the world of cinema with the greatest films of all time.  Here he is doing what can only be

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The Origin of Doc Brown and Marty McFly’s Friendship Revealed

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It has kept me up at night for years, and after what now must be around 100 viewings, I would still wonder how the heck a high school kid and a mad scientist came to be best of friends.  Back to the Future co-writer Bob Gale came across this question at Mental Floss and gave

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