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PG-13| 1 hr. 57 min.

Plot Summary
In need of a vacation from his ordinary life, factory worker Douglas Quaid (Colin Farrell) visits Rekall, a company that can turn dreams into real memories. Thinking that memories of life as a superspy are just the ticket, Quaid undergoes the procedure -- but it goes horribly wrong. Suddenly, Quaid is a hunted man. He teams up with a rebel fighter (Jessica Biel) on a search to find the head of the underground resistance and take down the leader (Bryan Cranston) of the free world.

Cast: Colin Farrell , Kate Beckinsale , Jessica Biel , Bryan Cranston , Bokeem Woodbine , Bill Nighy , John Cho , Will Yun Lee

Director: Len Wiseman

Genres: Science fiction, Adventure, Action

Distributor: Sony Pictures

Total Recall (2012)

Release Date: August 3rd, 2012|1 hr. 57 min.

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fan reviews ( 67 )
  • Since the new Recall is totally witless, don't expect laughs. Originality and coherence are also notably MIA. show more

  • For all of its dazzlingly rendered cityscapes and nonstop action, this revamped Total Recall is a bland thing - bloodless, airless, humorless, featureless. With or without the triple-bosomed prostitute. show more

  • Instead of drawing the audience in, the action scenes merely blur together. And the intriguing, thoughtful concepts at the story's core are glossed over. show more

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  • June 01, 2013 xr00000000152207
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    the orginal is better

  • January 02, 2013 Kimberly
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    Die hard original Total Recal fan, liked the new one different story line but felt like they payed homeage to the original \"2 weeks\" sceen was awesome :)

  • December 31, 2012 uy00000000099963
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    Stick to the original with Schwarzenegger

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Total Recall 2012 vs. Total Recall 1990

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on Aug 2nd, 2012 3:11PM

There's nothing wrong with your memory. Sure, a few details are different, but you've seen this movie before.In the 2012 version of sci-fi classic Total Recall, Colin Farrell takes on one of Arnold Sc...

Kate Beckinsale: Unlikely Action Star

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on Aug 2nd, 2012 1:24PM

She may be one of the world's biggest female action stars these days, but when Kate Beckinsale first hit the scene she was best known for her dramatic portrayals of classic characters such as Hero in ...

'Total Recall' Review: How Does The Reboot Compare To The Original?

Posted by
Eric Larnick on Aug 2nd, 2012 9:58AM

This weekend marks the release of "Total Recall." No, they're not re-releasing the Arnold Schwarzenegger sci-fi classic from 1990. Instead, Colin Farrell is starring in a reboot remake re-imagining o...

Total Recall Attempts To Remake A Classic, But Does It Succeed?

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on Aug 1st, 2012 4:15PM

The problem with remaking a classic movie is it almost always pales in comparison (c'mon, the original Total Recall is a renowned sci-fi classic, so you can hardly fault me!). And in nearly every scen...

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