[VIDEO] BTM: the Web-Series, Ep.85 – Unveiling Event of the Back to the Future DeLorean


BacktotheFuture .com and Beyond the Marquee were on hand for the private unveiling event for the restored Delorean ‘A’ car time machine from the iconic ‘Back to the Future movie trilogy as it was welcomed into its new home at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles on April 20th, 2016.

Steve Czarnecki, Senior West Coast Correspondent for BacktotheFuture .com and Beyond the Marquee, spoke with the filmmakers, studio execs, and the car’s restoration team to gauge their thoughts and feelings about this historic night.

Back to the Future DeLorean Reveal & FULL Panel Q&A at the Petersen Auto Museum

 

BacktotheFuture.com and Beyond the Marquee were on hand at the Petersen Automotive Museum on Wednesday, April 20th for the exclusive unveiling of the original ‘A’ car DeLorean time machine from ‘Back to the Future’. After the tarp was pulled back to reveal the fully restored and iconic car used in the movie trilogy, the museum then hosted a panel discussion featuring ‘Back to the Future’ screenwriter and co-creator, Bob Gale, the car’s restoration team, and Universal Studios Hollywood Creative Director, John Murdy.

The panel discussion covered many topics about the car including the genesis of the prop car, its construction for the film, and the painstakingly detailed restoration effort to bring the car back to its original glory.

Visit https://petersentickets.org/ for more details about the Petersen Automotive Museum and how you can visit the DeLorean time machine in its new home.

For all the latest official ‘Back to the Future’ news, set your time circuits to www.BacktotheFuture.com

Subscribe to BeyondTheMarqueeShow on YouTube for past and upcoming videos providing exclusive coverage of many ‘Back to the Future’ events and in-depth interviews and articles with the filmmakers of the classic trilogy. Take a visit and bookmark the website at www.BeyondTheMarquee.com

Cameras: Steve Czarnecki / Kevin Stern (Beyond the Marquee)
Special thanks to: Adam Langsbard & Michael Bodell

Seven Superpowers that Would be Great to have in real life Scenarios

This guy won the lottery when he realized his Uber ride was Superman!

This guy won the lottery when he realized his Uber ride was Superman!

We’ve all been in those situations. A moment in time where frustration builds, time is against is, a distance is just too distant, the elements are working against us and life just laughs in the face of us mere mortals.

BUT, what is were…immortal? What if we possessed a little something extra, something that gave us an advantage over the rest, something that worked in our favor to make life simpler, faster, more efficient and fun. What if we had…a Super power!

How convenient would it be to have the abilities ripped from the comic book pages of some of our favorite and most iconic heroes? Well we thought we’d  examine the scenarios! 

[VIDEO] Check out the FERRIS FEST Promotional Video starring Ferris Bueller’s Parents from the Film!

A couple weeks back we posted some photos from a shoot our BTM team conducted at the home in Long Beach used as the Bueller residence in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. Cindy Pickett and Lyman Ward, the actors who played Ferris’ parents in the film, were great sports and helped partake in a tongue-in-cheek parody to help promote the upcoming event.. Well, here’s the final result; the first promo for FERRIS FEST!

Head to www.FerrisFest.com ‪to check out more details about the BIG 30th Anniversary event next month in Chicago and tag #‎FerrisFest2016‬ with any Ferris Bueller fan pics, memories, etc. PLUS, keep checking back here and on the official Ferris Fest site, as more of these fun videos starring actors from the film, will be posted as we get closer to the May 20-22nd celebration.

Ohhhhh Yeeahhhh!

[VIDEO] Lindalee Rose at FIDM’s Star Wars Fan Day Event – Star Wars: The Force Awakens

In celebration of the release of STAR WARS: The Force Awakens on Home Video and Digital HD this week, Junior Journalist Lindalee Rose was on hand for the recent FIDM Museum‘s special Star Wars Fan Day Event!

While embracing the Force, she had a chance to meet members of the 501st and Rebel Legion (the worldwide Star Wars costuming organizations), as well as partake in Star Wars activities, see a custom Star Wars fan-made vehicle, check out actual screen-used costumes from the film in the 24th Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design museum and more!

The BACK TO THE FUTURE Delorean is coming to the PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM

'A' Car' Delorean's new home will be at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles

‘A’ Car’ Delorean’s new home will be at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles

The DeLorean DMC-12 time machine, made famous by the 1985 smash hit, Back to the Future will be on display, courtesy of Universal Studios Hollywood, at the Petersen Automotive Museum starting Friday, April 22nd, 2016. This marks the first time the on-screen hero car has been at the museum. The unveiling will kick off a month-long celebration of the iconic car and film trilogy, including panel discussions, a DeLorean cruise-in and an ‘80s themed “Enchantment Under The Sea” dance; all events co-sponsored by Belkin and Mattel.

“The Back to the Future films are part of Universal Studios’ legacy, and we take enormous pride in preserving its history,” said Larry Kurzweil, President of Universal Studios Hollywood. “From the original movie sets on the Universal backlot to the DeLorean that has been on display for guests from around the world to enjoy, the films continue to resonate and we are incredibly pleased to share this iconic hero car with the Petersen Automotive Museum to enable future generations to go back to the future.”

Read more about the Delorean’s new home and the exciting events kicking off to celebrate it’s arrival below…

BTM EXCLUSIVE! – Back to the Buellers: A Homecoming for Two of Cinema’s Most Beloved Movie Parents

Ferris Fest Event Producer David Blanchard stands with Cindy & Lyman in front of the Bueller home

Ferris Fest Event Organizer David Blanchard stands with Cindy Pickett & Lyman Ward in front of the Bueller home

2016 marks the 30th anniversary of FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF, released in theaters on June 11, 1986.  This past weekend brought about a wonderful return ‘home’ for actors Lyman Ward and Cindy Pickett who played the parents of the title character in the beloved film. For the first time in 30 years, Cindy and Lyman returned to the site of their iconic movie house in Long Beach, California to shoot a promo for the upcoming “Ferris Fest“.

Beyond the Marquee was on hand as our team helped produce an exclusive shoot for a promotional video which involved Lyman and Cindy standing in the doorway of the iconic dwelling, supplying fans with tidbits of information about the 3-day weekend this May that will pay tribute to the most memorable day off in movie history. The morning also included a fun recreation of the “Get Well Gang” who came to bring Ferris some offerings of love and support from his fellow students!

Click ahead after the jump for some cool behind the scenes pics from this pretty incredible, truly surreal, and one-of-a-kind day! And be sure to check out the incredible details of what will be happening and who will be coming to the big celebration event this May in Chicago at www.FerrisFest.com.  Check back with Beyond the Marquee and the official Ferris Fest site in the days to come to see the promo we helped create with Cindy and Lyman!  We know Abe Froman would be proud!  Ohhhhhh Yeaaaahhhh!!!

Powered by WordPress