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How did Biff return to 2015 from 1955 without a lightning strike?

Biff didn't actually have to use the same plutonium-driven Delorean that Marty had to use in the 1st part. He used the Delorean that Doc had modified based on 2015 technology, which didn't need the ...
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How did Marty meet Doc in 1955 after Doc has travelled to 1885?

The Doc Brown in 1955 is younger than the Doc Brown in 1885, by 30 years. The Doc Brown in 1955 will still live for another 30 years before traveling back to 1885 and being shot by Buford.
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Would the Post Office really deliver a letter decades after postage like in Back To The Future?

Maybe, but the Post Office wasn't involved. The package wasn't delivered by the United States Postal Service, it was delivered by Western Union, a private company. Speaking as a former postal employee,...
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Where does Doc get all of his money

He appears to have inherited it. When explaining to Marty where the flux capacitor came from I had a revelation! A vision! A picture in my head! A picture of this! This is what makes time travel ...
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Back to the Future Part 2: What was the point of going to the future?

It's not the worst plan ever. Firstly, the Marty of 1985 is arguably more grounded than his 2015 self. Although there are plenty of ways that Marty could just try to keep his son from getting ...
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Back to the Future Part 2: What was the point of going to the future?

I think the most simple answer is that this is what the characters did at the end of the original film. Bob's Zemekis and Gale never had any intention of producing a sequel and never originally ...
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What does Marty Jr yell while crossing the street in BTTF2?

Sounds like scoundrel a man who behaves very badly towards other people, especially by being dishonest
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How did Marty meet Doc in 1955 after Doc has travelled to 1885?

If someone went and killed an incarnation of Doc, present at that point in the timestream, it would have a ripple effect on the future. Killing a fully grown adult Doc, not at his fully-grown point ...
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Where does Doc get all of his money

There's a lot of information regarding backstory in the newspaper clippings that cover Doc's walls in the opening credit sequence of the first film. Pretty sure there were clues there as well as Doc's ...
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How did Marty meet Doc in 1955 after Doc has travelled to 1885?

Then according to the timeline ripples, Doc will never be present in 1955. By that logic, no one would ever be able to travel into the past unless they would be able to naturally live out their life ...
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In Back to the Future Part II, how could old Biff have made it back to 2015?

Old Biff lest 1955 before young Biff had started to use the Almanac, or even realize its potential, so old Biff was ale to beat the ripple effect in the time machine to 2015. Remember that in the ...
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