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Back to the Future

The Rules of the Back to the Future Drinking Game

Written by DP | Updated

Lorraine McFly, Marty's mother, is drinking straight Popov Vodka
Straight Vodka from the bottle and she's not even playing a game ...

Hand out a drink to anyone who doesn't know that Eric Stoltz was originally cast as Marty McFly. Also hand out a drink to anyone who doesn't know Principal Strickland as the commander who was forced to promote Maverick and Goose to Top Gun.

Equipment to play

  • Streaming access to the movie Back to the Future
  • Or, a Back to the Future DVD
  • Or, a VHS copy of Back to the Future (and a VHS player for that matter)

Take One Drink

  • When someone says, "McFly"
  • Any time Marty does a pump-fake before he takes an action
  • Whenever Lorraine hits on Marty
  • Take a drink whenver a character takes a drink (of anything)

Take Two Drinks

  • "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."
  • "Is there a problem with the Earth's gravitational pull?"
  • Lorraine pulls out booze and smokes
  • Whenever the Delorean hops through time
  • "Marty ... such a nice name"
  • When Marvin calls his cousin, Chuck
  • When the band stops playing in Johnny B. Goode

Take Three Drinks

  • When Marty plays Van Halen for George
  • When Huey Lewis first appears
  • Lightning strikes the clocktower
  • Strickland calls someone a slacker

Take Four Drinks

  • When Marty falls out of the tree
  • When Doc gets shot

Finish Your Drink

  • When George knocks out Biff

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