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12 June 1990 (USA) See more »
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Released around the release of Back to the Future Part III, 'The Secrets of the Back to the Future Trilogy'... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Kind of cheesy but informative... See more (3 total) »

Cast

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Kirk Cameron ... Himself - Host

Michael J. Fox ... Himself / Marty McFly (footage from the films) (also archive footage)

Thomas F. Wilson ... Himself / Biff Tannen / Griff Tannen / Buford 'Mad Dog' Tannen (also archive footage)

Mary Steenburgen ... Herself / Clara Clayton (also archive footage)

Robert Zemeckis ... Himself

Christopher Lloyd ... Dr. Emmett Brown (archive footage)
Mary Kay Bergman ... Young Girl (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jason Adelman ... L'il cowboy (as Jason Michael Adelman)
Ray Saniger ... Pony express rider
Kenneth J. Scherr ... Telegraph operator
Dirty Denny ... Town drunk (uncredited)

Directed by
Peyton Reed 
 
Writing credits
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Peyton Reed 

Produced by
Roger Armstrong .... executive producer
Greg Czech .... associate producer
Michael Doqui .... producer
Bob Gale .... executive producer
Frank Marshall .... executive producer
Les Mayfield .... producer
Jean-Michel Michenaud .... line producer
George Zaloom .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Shawn Maurer (director of photography)
Jamie Thompson (director of photography)
 
Production Design by
Dan Butts 
Bryan Jones 
 
Production Management
Daniel Gillett .... post-production supervisor
Leslie Jett .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mark Cowen .... segment director
Peyton Reed .... segment director
 
Sound Department
Richard Mortillaro .... sound mixer
Michael Perricone .... sound re-recording mixer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jamie Burrows .... costumer
 
Music Department
David Palmer .... music editor
Alan Silvestri .... composer: stock music
 
Other crew
Catherine Meyers .... production coordinator
Marie Snyder .... film clip researcher
 
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Mary Anne Desimore .... special thanks to
Mary T. Radford .... special thanks to
 

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21 min
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UK:U | USA:Unrated (video premiere)

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6 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Kind of cheesy but informative..., 15 September 2003
Author: MovieAddict2014 from UK

Any fan of the "Back to the Future" series should not pass up on this documentary "making-of" short. I originally saw it as a rerun ("What's a rerun?") a few years back, but then saw it again on the "BttF" DVD collection box-set that came out last Christmas. Kirk Cameron narrates and hosts the show but it's a bit too cheesy in its presentation. It seems targeted at kids most/much of the time. Informative and a must-see for fans of the franchise, but so much more actual information could have been packed into this if they hadn't relied on cheesy intros.

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John Ulmer

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