Get a Sneak Peak at the Legendary Eric Stoltz Footage from Back to the Future!

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Universal has released a sneak peek at one of the special features from their forthcoming Back to the Future 25th Anniversary Blu-Ray box set, which hits store shelves on October 26th! And it's not just any special feature, it's the legendary Eric Stoltz footage!

If you're not privy, back in 1984, when Back to the Future was originally filming, Michael J. Fox was unavailable due to obligations to the sitcom Family Ties, so the producers and director Robert Zemeckis chose to cast Eric Stoltz as Marty McFly. They shot for five weeks and got most of the movie in the can before they realized it just wasn't what they wanted, so they recast Fox, re-shot all of Marty's scenes and the movie went on to be one of the biggest hits of all time.

Now, for the first time,  you'll be able to catch a glimpse of what Back to the Future would have been like had Eric Stoltz stayed in the role! Check the video out below!

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Back to the Future Quotes

[Biff is waxing George's car, it's a silver BMW]
George McFly: Uh... now Biff, I want make sure that we get two coats of wax this time. Not just one.
Biff Tannen: Just finishing up the second coat now.
George McFly: Now Biff, don't con me!
Biff Tannen: I-I'm-I'm sorry, Mr. McFly. I-I meant I was just starting on the second coat.
George McFly: Ahh... Biff. What a character. Always trying to get away with something. I've had to stay on top of Biff ever since High School. Although if it wasn't for him...
Lorraine Baines: We never would have fallen in love.
George McFly: That's right.

[on the phone, as Marty plays "Johnny B. Goode"] Chuck. Chuck. It's Marvin - your cousin, Marvin BERRY. You know that new sound you're looking for? Well, listen to this.
[holds the receiver out]

Marvin Berry