Brilliant Wackos are Acting out Back to the Future on Twitter

By Robert Sorokanich on at

Look, Marty McFly isn't coming back until 2015. But that doesn't mean we can't have some BTTF fun right now! The movie started out on October 25th, 1985, and a couple of days ago, some brilliant wackos marked the anniversary by kicking off a real-time reenactment — on Twitter.

We know this isn't the first time someone has played out history on Twitter. In fact, one of the three guys behind it did a similar thing with the movie Home Alone. But the level of detail is pretty dang impressive, from the opening credits:

And the bit characters:


To the trademark totems:


And the stuff even a die-hard fan probably couldn't name.


Better hang on. When this twitter account gets going, you're gonna see some serious shit. [The Hill Valley Project via Digiday]