Posts Tagged ‘total recall’
  • Review: Total Recall
    Posted August 3rd, 2012 at 3:45 pm No Comments »
    Total Recall acts more as a re-imagination of the original story "We Can Remember it for you Wholesale" by Philip K Dick than a complete remake of the 1990 film. There are some nods to that one, and certainly it shares the basis and themes, but the latest version stands on its own fairly well. Despite a number of issues Total Recall is an enjoyable ride that takes advantage of improved special effects and the presentation of an intriguing high-tech future despite the crumbling of the world a...
  • Total Recall Remake Casting Rumors
    Posted October 21st, 2010 at 5:11 pm 3 Comments »
    Talk of a remake of Total Recall has been ongoing over the last few years but the project finally appears to be taking shape. One big step is settling on who will take over the lead role that was played by Arnold Schwarzenegger in the 1990 original. The top name on the list reportedly is Colin Farrell with interest also in Tom Hardy and Michael Fassbender should a deal not be worked out. The movie is being described as a new, contemporized adaptation of Total Recall which was based on the s...
  • ‘Total Recall’ Reboot In The Works
    Posted July 29th, 2010 at 1:58 pm 3 Comments »
    Variety is reporting that Len Wiseman is in talks to direct the reboot to the 1990 sci-fi flick Total Recall. Wiseman is best known for directing Wiseman Live Free or Die Hard and the "Underworld" movies. Len Wiseman is in final talks to direct "Total Recall" for Columbia Pictures. Neil H. Moritz will produce through his Original Films banner. Based on the Philip K. Dick story "We Can Remember It For You Wholesale," the sci-fi actioner was first made into a feature in 1990 starring Ar...