Christopher Lloyd and Michael J. Fox tease a mysterious project with the theme Back to the Future, only a few weeks after their reunion last month in; New York Comic-Con. Messages on Instagram that give fans hope.
A return of Back to the Future?
Back to the Future is a cult license from the childhood of many people. She cradled the imagination of several generations, from its release on October 30, 1985. The main actors, Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd have become icons of Pop Culture. Dr. Emmett Brown and Marty McFly are two faces that can no longer go unnoticed. Four weeks ago at the New York Comic Con, the two actors had already reunited to discuss the film, and simply meet for the first time after many, many years. The video is extremely moving and you can find it below :
As of this reunion, fans quickly started to to theorize about a possible return. Even if it seems complicated, given the that Fox, aged 61 years old is at retired and suffers from Parkinson's disease, and that Lloyd as for; he is 84 years old, although he continues to be active in projects or cameos, such as the voice of Rick Sanchez from dimension C-137 (season 5) of the series. rie Rick and Morty, Master Xehanort in Kingdom Hearts III Re:Mindand in various small film roles, such as Nandor Fodor and the Talking Mongoose, Spirit Halloween and The Tender Bar, directed by George Clooney. Just to add fuel to the fire, the two actors published; on Twitter and on Instagram enigmatic messages concerning a possible return of the Back to the Future license… or another project related to it:
Fox: Doc and I are on a heavy project. @mrchristopherlloyd should we share it?
Fox: The weather… tell me more about ; its subject.
Lloyd: You shouldn't tell them. There is a slight possibility overload.
An “inevitable” reboot according to Michael J. Fox?
With such messages, it does not seem; t not stupid to hope for a return of the cult license to the cinema. And crazy would be anyone who thinks that would never happen. Even Michael J. Fox believes a Back to the Future reboot is inevitable. In October, the actor had declared; that if there was a Back to the Future remake, then he would want Marty McFly to change gender. However, despite the many proposals we imagine from Universal, director Robert Zemekis and screenwriter Bob Gale have always systematically refused; to work on a similar project. However, it could be that the reality be slightly sadder.
I can't say anything at this time, but the future has something very special in store for you… Stay tuned; listen!
Because some time after having published these photos, the actors have published on their Instagram stories and on their profile an advertisement; for a store that is not yet availablenamed “outatime”. For the moment, we do not know the release date of this new dedicated online store. to Back to the Future. If this is the only thing the actors are teasing, I might as well tell you that it might be slightly disappointing. In 2018, a manga adaptation of the film was released. announced. It would be directed and drawn by Yusuke Murata, known for the drawings of Eyeshield 21 and One-Punch Man. Since then, the mangaka announced; himself that the project was cancelled, cause of copyright issues.