Happy 2015, the year that Marty McFly visits the "future" in the 1989 movie "Back to the Future Part II". In the film, McFly (played by Michael J. Fox) travels from 1985 (the year the original movie came out) 30 years into the future, more precisely, Oct. 21, 2015.
As the world has approached the actual date, we've seen some photo memes go around via social media proclaiming that 2014 or 2013 was the year, but those were Photoshopped images. If you watch the movie, you can clearly see the date in the time machine when they visit the future.
The "future" of Marty McFly (as envisioned from 1989) showed us a lot of predictions about how the world would look - flying cars, robotic waitresses and fashion trends that leave our head scratching. Marty visits "downtown" Hill Valley, as well as his future home, and we got a glimpse of some of these predictions about how life would look in 2015. Now that we're here, what did they get right (or close to right)? What did they miss the mark on? Here's our take: