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The Robert Zemeckis Encyclopedia

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We gave it a B-

Move forward into Robert Zemeckis’ past with The Robert Zemeckis Encyclopedia (www.bttf.com/robert zemeckis/), a sleek tribute to the director of the Back to the Future films and this summer’s What Lies Beneath. The margin carries a link-laden list of past and present projects (bonus factoid: Zemeckis wrote for McCloud in the mid-’70s); at bottom is an extensive list of future productions. Despite such thoroughness, the page (by Alabama-based webmaster Stephen M. Clark) is on a Back to the Future fan shrine, so its focus is on that trilogy; no less than Forrest Gump rates a mere paragraph — and that’s a slight even Forrest would get worked up about. B-

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