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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1986

Won
Oscar
Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing
Charles L. Campbell
Robert R. Rutledge
Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Robert Zemeckis
Bob Gale
Best Sound
Bill Varney
B. Tennyson Sebastian II
Robert Thirlwell
William B. Kaplan
Best Music, Original Song
Chris Hayes (music)
Johnny Colla (music)
Huey Lewis (lyrics)
For the song "The Power of Love".

Golden Globes, USA 1986

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical
Michael J. Fox
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Bob Gale
Robert Zemeckis
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Johnny Colla (music)
Chris Hayes (music)
Huey Lewis (lyrics)
For the song "The Power of Love".

BAFTA Awards 1986

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Editing
Arthur Schmidt
Harry Keramidas
Best Film
Bob Gale
Neil Canton
Robert Zemeckis
Best Screenplay - Original
Robert Zemeckis
Bob Gale
Best Production Design
Lawrence G. Paull
Best Special Visual Effects
Kevin Pike
Ken Ralston

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2003

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best DVD Classic Film Release
For Back to the Future Part II and Back to the Future Part III

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1986

Won
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Actor
Michael J. Fox
Best Special Effects
Kevin Pike
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Crispin Glover
Best Supporting Actor
Christopher Lloyd
Best Supporting Actress
Lea Thompson
Best Director
Robert Zemeckis
Best Music
Alan Silvestri
Best Costumes
Deborah Lynn Scott

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1987

Won
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Language Film

Casting Society of America, USA 1986

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Comedy
Mike Fenton
Jane Feinberg
Judy Taylor

DVD Exclusive Awards 2003

Won
AOL Movies DVD Premiere Award
Best Special Edition of the Year - Classic Movie
For Back to the Future Part II and Back to the Future Part III
For the Trilogy.
Nominated
DVD Premiere Award
Original Retrospective Documentary, Library Release
Laurent Bouzereau
For Back to the Future Part II and Back to the Future Part III
For Back to the Future: Making the Trilogy (2002), parts 1, 2 and 3. For the Trilogy.

David di Donatello Awards 1986

Won
David
Best Foreign Producer (Migliore Produttore Straniero)
Steven Spielberg
Best Foreign Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura Straniera)
Robert Zemeckis
Bob Gale

Golden Screen, Germany 1986

Won
Golden Screen

Grammy Awards 1986

Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Johnny Colla
Chris Hayes
Huey Lewis
Lindsey Buckingham
Alan Silvestri
Eric Clapton
Sean Hopper

Hugo Awards 1986

Won
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Robert Zemeckis (written by/director)
Bob Gale (written by)

National Board of Review, USA 1985

Nominated
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2007

Won
National Film Registry

People's Choice Awards, USA 1986

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture

Venice Film Festival 1985

Won
Young Venice Award - Special Mention
Robert Zemeckis

Writers Guild of America, USA 1986

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Robert Zemeckis
Bob Gale

Young Artist Awards 1986

Won
Young Artist Award
Best Family Motion Picture - Adventure

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