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Back to the Future

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Back to the Future is an Academy Award winning science fiction movie released in 1985 that spawned two sequels and a cartoon series. The story follows the adventures of a teenager and his scientist friend as they travel through time.


  • The Muppet Babies episode "Back to the Nursery" features a plot with several parallels to the story from the film, primarily the concept of travelling back to the past to see your caretaker, in their case, Nanny. The most obvious reference is seen in the form of the time vehicle used by the babies which is made from Baby Gonzo's tricycle and a wagon and becomes transformed into the De Lorean from the film by way of their imaginations. The car leaves behind tire marks made of fire and utilizes an hourglass as its flux capacitor.
  • One of Oscar the Grouch's high school dances (as shown in a season 45 episode of Sesame Street) was named the "Enchantment Under the Sewers Dance." The Grouch band additionally plays a sound-alike version of "Earth Angel."


  • Concept art by Ed Eyth for the second film features a futuristic watch with a visual display, including an image of Kermit the Frog.


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