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  • Marty McFly: Better get used to these bars kid.


  • Marty McFly: He's a peeping tom!


  • Bum: Crazy drunk drivers.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Roads? Where we're going we don't need... roads!


  • Biff Tannen: I'm going to get that son of a bitch.


  • Lorraine Baines: He's an absolute dream!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: I'm sure in 1985 plutonium is in every corner drug store, but in 1955, its a little hard to come by! I'm sorry, but I'm afraid you're stuck here


  • Biff Tannen: You caused 300 bucks damage to my car, you son of a bitch. And I'm gonna take it out of your ass.
    Biff Tannen: You caused 300 bucks' damage to my car, you son of a bitch. And I'm gonna take it out of your ass.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Oh my god. They found me; I don't know how but they found me. RUN FOR IT, MARTY!!
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Oh my god. They found me; I don't know how but they found me. RUN FOR IT, MARTY!
    Marty McFly: Who? Who?
    Marty McFly: What do you think? The Libyans!
    Marty McFly: HOLY SHIT!


  • Biff Tannen: Mr. McFly! Mr. McFly, this just arrived. Oh, hi, Marty. I think it's your new book.
    Lorraine Baines: Oh, honey! Your first novel.
    George McFly: Like I've always told you, you put your mind to it, you can accomplish anything.
    Biff Tannen: Oh, Marty. Marty, here's your keys. You're all waxed up, ready for tonight.
    Marty McFly: Keys?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Is there a problem with Earth's gravitational pull in the future? Why is everything so heavy?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: When this thing gets up to 88 mph, you're gonna see some serious s***.


  • Biff Tannen: Hello? Hello? Anybody home? Huh? Think, McFly! Think!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Who's President of the United States in 1985?
    Marty McFly: Ronald Reagan.
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Ronald Reagan?! The actor?! Ha! Then who's Vice President? Jerry Lewis?


  • Biff Tannen: Why don't you make like a tree, and get out of here?


  • Lorraine Baines: Marty, will we ever see you again?
    Marty McFly: I guarantee it.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Things have certainly changed around here. I remember when this was all farmland as far as the eye can see! Old Mr. Peabody owned all of this! He had this crazy idea of...breeding pine trees.


  • Marty McFly: What about all that talk about screwing up future events? The space-time continuum?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Well, I figured, what the hell.


  • Marty McFly: Hey, Doc. You'd better back up, we don't have enough road to get up to 88.
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Roads? Where we going we don't need roads.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Oh my God. They found me, I dont know how but they found me. Run for it Marty!
    Marty McFly: Who, who!?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Who do you think!? The Libyans!


  • Marty McFly: Doc, you don't just walk into a store, and buy plutonium! Did you rip that off?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Course! From a group of Lybian Nationalists They wanted me to build them a bomb, so I took their plutonium and in turn I gave them a shiny bomb caseing full of used pinball machine parts!


  • Stella Baines: He's a very strange young man.
    Sam Baines: He's an idiot. Comes from upbringing. His parents are probably idiots, too. Lorraine, you ever have a kid who acts that way, I'll disown you.


  • Lou: You gonna order something, kid?
    Marty McFly: Ah, yeah. Give me- Give me a Tab.
    Lou: Tab? I can't give you a tab unless you order something.
    Marty McFly: Right. Give me a Pepsi Free.
    Lou: You want a Pepsi, pal, you're gonna pay for it.


  • Marty McFly: Wait a minute, Doc. Ah... Are you telling me that you built a time machine... out of a DeLorean?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: The way I see it, if you're gonna build a time machine into a car, why not do it with some style?


  • George McFly: Last night, Darth Vader came down from Planet Vulcan and told me that if I didn't take Lorraine out, that he'd melt my brain.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: If you put your mind to it you can accomplish anything.


  • Biff Tannen: What are you looking at, butthead.


  • George McFly: I am your density!


  • Marty McFly: Jesus, George, it was a wonder I was even born.


  • Marty McFly: This is heavy.


  • Mr. Strickland: You've got a real attitude problem, McFly, you're a slacker! You remind me of your father when he went here. He was a slacker, too.
    Marty McFly: Can I go now, Mr. Strickland?
    Mr. Strickland: I noticed your band is on the roster for the dance auditions after school today. Why even bother, McFly? You don't have a chance! You're too much like your old man. NO MCFLY EVER AMOUNTED TO ANYTHING IN THE HISTORY OF HILL VALLEY!!!
    Mr. Strickland: I noticed your band is on the roster for the dance auditions after school today. Why even bother, McFly? You don't have a chance! You're too much like your old man. NO MCFLY EVER AMOUNTED TO ANYTHING IN THE HISTORY OF HILL VALLEY!
    Marty McFly: Yeah, well, history is gonna change.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Alright then, Future Boy, whose president of the United States in 1985?
    Marty McFly: Ronald Reagan.
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Ronald Reagan? The actor? Ha! Then whose vice president? Jerry Lewis?!
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Ronald Reagan? The actor? Ha! Then whose vice president? Jerry Lewis?


  • Marty McFly: Wait a minute, Doc. Ah... Are you telling me that you built a time machine... out of a DeLorean?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: The way I see it, if you're gonna build a time machine into a car, why not do it with some style?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: You’ve got to come back with me!
    Marty McFly: Where?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Back to the future!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Roads? Where we're going, we don't need roads


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Great Scott!


  • High-School Band Judge: High-School Band Judge: I'm afraid you're just too darn loud.
    High-School Band Judge: I'm afraid you're just too darn loud.


  • Lorraine Baines: ...What was it George, birdwatching?
    Lorraine Baines: What was it George, birdwatching?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: If you put your mind to it, you can accomplish anything.


  • Marty McFly: Are you telling me that my mom has got the hots for me? Precisely Whoa this is heavy There's that word again,heavy. Why are things so heavy in the future is there a problem with the Earth's gravitational pull What...?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: If my calculations are correct, when this baby hits 88 miles per hour, you gonna see some serious shit.


  • Marty McFly: What happens in the future? Do we become ass-holes or something?


  • Marty McFly: So what does this thing run on...gasoline?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: No! It requires something with a little more kick...plutonium!
    Marty McFly: Wait, Doc, are you telling me...that this sucker is nuclear?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: No, no, no! The plutonium is required to generate the 1.21 jigawatts needed to power the car!


  • Marty McFly: Hey, you must be my Uncle Joey. Better get used to these bars, kid.
    Stella Baines: Oh, that's Joey. He cries when we take him out so we just leave him in there.


  • Marty McFly: Hey, you must be my Uncle Joey. Better get used to these bars, kid.
    Stella Baines: Oh, that's Joey. He cries when we take him out so we just leave him in there.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: There's that word again. 'Heavy'. Is there something wrong in the future with the earth's gravitational pull?


  • George McFly: "Last night, Darth Vader came from the planet Vulcan and told me that if I didn't take Lorraine out that he'd melt my brain."
    George McFly: Last night, Darth Vader came from the planet Vulcan and told me that if I didn't take Lorraine out that he'd melt my brain.


  • Marty McFly: "Wait a minute doc...ah...are you telling me you built a TIME MACHINE...out of a delorean?!
    Marty McFly: Wait a minute, Doc. Ah... Are you telling me that you built a time machine... out of a DeLorean?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: 1.21 GIGAWATTS!!!!!!
    Dr. Emmett Brown: 1.21 GIGAWATTS!
    Marty McFly: What the hell is gigawatt?!!
    Marty McFly: What the hell is gigawatt?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: 'Roads? Where we're going we don't need roads'
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Roads? Where we're going, we don't need roads.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Great Scotts!!
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Great Scott!


  • Marty McFly: whoa....this is heavy
    Marty McFly: Whoa, this is heavy.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: 1.21 gigawatts!


  • Marty McFly: Wait are you telling me that my mom...has got the hots for me?
    Marty McFly: Wait a minute, Doc, are you trying to tell me that my mother has got the hots for me?


  • Marty McFly: Doc...are you telling me that you built a time-machine. . . out of a Delorean?...
    Marty McFly: Wait a minute, Doc. Ah... are you telling me that you built a time machine... out of a DeLorean?


  • Biff Tannen: Hello? Hello? Anyone home, huh? Think, McFly! Think!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: If my calculations are correct... when this baby hits 88 miles-per-hour... you're gonna see some serious (EXPLETIVE).


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Oh my god. They found me. I don't know how but they found me!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: When this baby hits 88 mph, you're gonna see some serious shit.
    Dr. Emmett Brown: If my calculations are correct, when this baby hits eighty-eight miles per hour... you're gonna see some serious shit.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Great Scott!


  • Sam Baines: He?s an idiot?comes from upbringing. His parents are probably idiots, too. Lorraine, if you ever have a kid that acts that way, I?ll disown you.
    Sam Baines: He's an idiot. Comes from upbringing. His parents are probably idiots, too. Lorraine, if you ever have a kid that acts that way, I'll disown you.


  • Marty McFly: 1.21 GIGAWATTS!!!!!!!
    Marty McFly: 1.21 gigawatts!


  • George McFly: Last night, Darth Vader came down from planet Vulcan and told me that if I didn't take Lorraine out that he'd melt my brain.


  • Marty McFly: This is heavy.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: If my calculations are correct, when this baby hits eighty-eight miles per hour...you're going to see some serious shit.
    Dr. Emmett Brown: If my calculations are correct, when this baby hits eighty-eight miles per hour, you're going to see some serious shit.


  • Biff Tannen: Why don't you make like a tree and get out of here!
    Biff Tannen: So why don't you make like a tree and get out of here?!


  • Marty McFly: You're telling me you built a time machine... Out of a DeLorean!?!?


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: ONE POINT TWENTY-ONE GIGAWATTS!!!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Roads? Where we're going we don't need roads.


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: GREAT SCOTT!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: Then tell me "future boy", who is the president of the United States in 1985?
    Marty McFly: Ronald Reagan.
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Ronald Reagan? The actor?! Who's vice president? Jerry Lewis?!


  • Marty McFly: Wait a minute Doc. Are you trying to tell me that my mother has got the hots for me?
    Dr. Emmett Brown: Precisely!
    Marty McFly: Whoa this is heavy.
    Dr. Emmett Brown: There's that word again! Heavy! Why are things so heavy in the future? Is there a problem with the Earth's gravitational pull?


  • Marty McFly: Are you saying my mom has the hots for me?


  • Mr. Strickland: "You're a slacker just like your father!"


  • Biff Tannen: Hey, buddy, why don't you make like a tree, and get out'a here?


  • Marty McFly: I am Darth Vader from Planet Vulcan!


  • Dr. Emmett Brown: 1.21 JIGA WATTS!!!!!
    Marty McFly: What the hell is a Jiga Watt?!


  • Marty McFly: you built a time machine..... out of a delorian ?


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