CASE STUDY: Back to the Future
REVISED: SATURDAY, 08/04/18 - 11:27 PM
IT'S ORIGINAL INCARNATION
- The movies and the direction the producers have taken it.
Concept: Protagonist is living a terrible life and wishes it were better. He goes back in time and is presented with the opportunity to change his future. He then gets stuck in the past and must somehow get back to the future.
HOW I WOULD CHANGE IT
He is faced with the challenges of time-travel:
- The vehicle (DeLorean) is broken or stolen
- Protagonist aimed to be in a certain time period, but ends up in another (wrong time, wrong place)
MARTY McFLY wants a great girl, a great job, a great life, and a great reputation.
BUFF wants the same great girl as Marty McFly, the same great job, the same great life, and the same heroic reputation.
THIS OPENS UP A MYRIAD OF POSSIBILITIES: