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First of all, you cannot really expect the remake to capture the cult factor of the original. In 2012 you can't expect this movie to be the hilarious "Verhoeveny" 80s/90s Arnie vehicle that the original is. A large factor to Total Recall's attraction nowadays comes not only from being a gripping science-fiction action movie with an interesting ...


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Though your consfusion is understandable (since most of them are wearing masks and the scene is pretty fast), you looked at the wrong soldier. Look again. One of the soldiers (Hammond) is the mysterious friend that helped Quaid earlier on. Quaid realizes it when he sees Hammond's eyes and that he's cutting his restraints. Hammond then backs away towards the ...


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It was a large chest plate An interview with Lycia Naff describes the process: All three mammary glands are fake. In fact, the prosthetic is a large chest plate that starts at the neck and goes down to my belly button. This huge piece is applied using spirit gum on the very thin ends of this porous, spongy piece. It took between five and eight hours to ...


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The graphic at the start of the film indicates the entire continent of Australia has effectively become one major city, with the entrance to The Fall coming out in the heart of the continent so likely Alice Springs. There are no Australian hallmarks in the film as the production was shot with 'The Colony' originally going to be dubbed 'New Asia'. That was ...


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In the 1990 film the explanation is pretty clear: Quaid create his alternate persona and simply informed Cohagen of the plans that he made. That way even when Quaid had removed the hidden transmitter from his bead, Cohagen would still know that Quaid plan entailed him infiltrating the Resistance and eventually returning to Mars. This would have tracking him ...


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Any chemical-warfare disaster that could kill off the majority of earth's population could easily have included nuclear bombs or some other disaster that could affect the weather. Or, whatever efforts are in effect to keep those areas clear involves a lot of rain.


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