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Total Recall (2012)

When I reviewed the original Total Recall, I commented some on the promotion of the 2012 version, which hadn’t yet come out at the time. The trailers for this movie were terrific, and made the film seem like it would … Continue reading

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Weekly Weblinks: Reboots, Remakes, and Recall

Bandwidth issues may be slowing me down, but they’re not stopping me from making my rounds. It’s Friday morning, so it’s time for our weekly assortment of blog posts and news links, complete with a shiny new graphic I spent … Continue reading

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Back to the Drawing Board: Some Guidelines for Remakes

This weekend, the 2012 remake of the 1990 film Total Recall was released to theatres… and so far, it doesn’t seem to be doing well. The box office isn’t in yet, but it’s getting thrashed critically. As of this writing, … Continue reading

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Total Recall (1990)

I’m kind of funny when it comes to remakes. In a lot of cases, most of them really, I’m of the opinion that they’re unnecessary, and that they can only come off worse for the comparison to the original. But … Continue reading

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