R | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
When a man goes for virtual vacation memories of the planet Mars, an unexpected and harrowing series of events forces him to go to the planet for real - or does he?
This was one of the last major Hollywood blockbusters to make large-scale use of miniature effects as opposed to CGI. It was also one of the first major Hollywood blockbusters to use CGI (mainly for the scenes involving the X-Ray scanner) and have ... ...
Doug? Honey, are you all right?
Lori: You were dreaming. Doug? Was it about Mars?
Lori: Is that better?
Douglas Quaid: Hmm.
Lori: My poor baby. This is getting to be an obsession.
When Schwarzennegger's character kills Sharon Stone's one with a pistol, you hear one shot but see two wounds: one in the chest and another in the head, just above the eyes.
Play the Total Recall (1990) video game by Acclaim.
£175,166 (UK) (29 July 1990)
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