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Back to the Future Day

  1. The date October 21, 2015, regarded as commemorative of the movie Back to the Future Part II, in which the main characters use a time machine to travel to this date from the year 1985.
    • 2015 October 20, Leo Kelion, "Back to the Future II: What did it get right and wrong?", BBC
      It's Back to the Future Day - the date Marty and Doc crashed the future in the second of the three time-hopping sci-fi adventure films.
    • 2015 October 21, Adam Withnall, "Department for Work and Pensions fails to appeal to public with 'Back to the Future Day' tweet", The Independent
      For anyone who is still confused, Back to the Future Day marks the fact that today is the date specified for the "future" setting in the 1989 Back to the Future II film.
    • 2015 October 21, Barney Henderson, Rupert Hawksley, & Helena Horton, “Back to the Future Day live: Is October 21, 2015 turning out like the film predicted?”, in The Atlantic:
      Back to the Future Day is over. The exact time Marty and Doc Brown travel forward to from 1985 - has been and gone. This time round.
    • 2016 October 15, “Last Minute 'Back To The Future' Halloween Costumes That You Can Throw Together Tonight”, in Bustle:
      Following Back to the Future Day on October 21, the countdown to Halloween has well and truly begun.
    • 2016 October 25, Eric Mack, “'Back to the Future' predicted this World Series, sort of”, in C/NET:
      We're one year on from "Back to the Future Day," which marked the date Marty McFly visited the future in the 1989 classic "Back to the Future: Part II." The film predicted flat screens and drones, and today it seems one more of its many forecasts for the future is on the verge of coming true.
    • 2017 February 27, Kaitlin Kimont, “Where To Get Seth Rogen's 'Back To The Future' Nike Sneakers From the 2017 Oscars,”, in Romper:
      According to The Hollywood Reporter, Michael J. Fox was the first person to get a pair of the power-lace shoes last year, "coinciding with Back to the Future Day on Oct. 21, 2015, the exact future date in Back to the Future: Part II that Marty travels to from 1985."