Total Recall - Total Action

By darkoozy
Written August 03, 2012
Does not stray from the original too much. The leading ladies definitely steal the show. If you enjoyed Blade Runner, IRobot and 5thElement, you will enjoy the movie alot.
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Total Recall is GREAT

By peggysulli
Written August 04, 2012
A great, fast moving movie will keep you interested and on the edge of your seat from start to finish. Exactly what I want in a summer movie!
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Total Recall Forgot to Recall

By syfy_buff
Written February 12, 2016
This remake was not as good as the first back in 1990. With nearly 22 years to get it right, key changes to the story line prevented it from being as good as we had anticipated it to be. The actors are top notch, but even when you know the plot in advance, the movie must still develop the characters!
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Kate Beckinsale is an action movie goddess

By forager23
Written August 04, 2012
A movie about the love of a man for a woman -- in this case the man is action movie director Len Wiseman and the woman is his wife, action movie goddess Kate Beckinsale. She's the bad guy here, and she gets all the best lines, poses, moments: the movie worships her, and I am now definitely a convert. Apart from Beckinsale, there's not too much that is outstanding about the movie (though the action sequences are nicely done), and it has absolutely nothing of the wit and genius of the original. As a sci-fi movie, it doesn't really earn its right to exist, but as a Beckinsale vehicle it will more than do.
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Much Better Than The First Version

By celticjudy
Written May 03, 2016
What an excellent remake of an intriguing story. The plot was easier to follow, the characters were well portrayed, and the scenery was certainly eye-popping. More complete explanations of , well, everything provided a much more cohesive story line. Certainly an enjoyable diversion with great special effects to keep you on your seat for the entire film. Great soundtrack and music, too.
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