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GREAT SCOTT! 'BACK TO THE FUTURE' IS 25 YEARS OLD

While everyone was busy celebrating our nation's birthday this weekend, everyone's favorite flick from the '80s quietly turned 25 years old. Yes, Marty McFly, Doc Brown and Back to the Future celebrated their silver anniversary on Saturday. While TV and cable networks failed to rerun the movie for the special occasion, there's still time for you to pull the DVD off your shelf and give it a spin. To get you in the mood, our Stuck in the '80s blogger compiled 10 pieces of trivia - 25 seemed like overkill - about the movie. For example, did you know that while Michael J. Fox was always the favorite to play the role of Marty, others considered for the part included pop singer Corey Hart, Ralph Macchio and C. Thomas Howell? Bizarre! Also, Disney declined to make the film because the plot - a mother falling in love with her son - was too risque for them. Read more at Stuck in the '80s online at www.tampabay.com/blogs/80s.

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