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How Back to the Future II's "old" make-up compares to actual aging

Illustration for article titled How emBack to the Future II/ems old make-up compares to actual aging

We still have two years before 2015, the year Back to the Future II revealed to us — including how stars Michael J. Fox, Lea Thompson and Thomas Wilson might age. How did the movie do in portraying their older selves? Turns out not too bad! Certainly more accurate than the public fax machines the movie imagined.

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Illustration for article titled How emBack to the Future II/ems old make-up compares to actual aging
Illustration for article titled How emBack to the Future II/ems old make-up compares to actual aging
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Redditor Native-New-Yawkah put together the above image, while Uproxx provided the Michael J. Fox comparison. It's probably not too surprising that rich Hollywood stars have managed to preserve themselves better than ostensibly normal suburbanites, but still, not too bad, BttF2 make-up people! Pat yourselves on the back.

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They almost always overdo the old age makeup. As an example.