This Is Heavy: ‘Luke Cage’ Has A Wild ‘Back To The Future’ Easter Egg

10.04.16 3 weeks ago • 3 Comments

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Luke Cage premiered on Netflix last Friday, and eagle-eyed viewers are already spotting Easter eggs. Most of those Easter eggs refer to other Marvel properties, but one of them presupposes, what if Back To The Future took place in the Marvel universe?

In episode 10, Misty Knight is looking for articles about Luke in old Georgia newspapers. The filler text in one of those newspapers includes a sly McFly reference, as found by Reddit. Luke Cage had to change the names slightly, most likely for legal reasons, but it still serves as a funny nod to the constantly-changing newspaper clippings in the Back To The Future series:

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