• πŸ‡΅πŸ‡± Steve G πŸ‡΅πŸ‡Έ

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    The 90s Action Month 2

    Obviously I've reviewed this properly before because it's Total Recall.

    But even on this, my 167th viewing, I only just noticed the delightful physical resemblance of Johnny Cab to Robert Picardo. I love stuff like that.

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    Remember a few years ago when they released the remake and your activity page was suddenly flooded with people rating Total Recall 2 stars and under and you unfriended a bunch of people for being massively wrong only to realise later they weren't talking about the original good one. Good times, great memories.

    (This will also be my next review of RoboCop.)

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    Kicking off a bunch of sci-fi rewatches that I'll be doing to accompany my June sci-fi project with a reliable old favourite.

    To be honest, each time I watch Total Recall now I wonder why it took me so long to really love it. The first few watches were confusing for some reason but once you stop being a confounded moron and realise just how simple the main plot is, the rest slots into place.

    The special effects are still…

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    SOME SPOILERS

    When does the currency in real life get to be credits?

    I have to admit that the first two or three times that I watched Total Recall that I didn't quite get it. For some reason I couldn't follow the plot at all, the special effects were complete crap and it just didn't quite live up to some of Arnie's other actioners.

    I did stick with it, though, and the last few times I've watched it I've thoroughly…