Okay, let’s clear one thing up. I’m going to go on the assumption that you’ve all seen the original Total Recall. Loosely based on the Philip K.Dick novel “We Can Remember It For You Wholesale” and directed by Paul Verhoeven, the mad Dutchman that brought us the likes of Robocop and Starship Troopers and, of [...]
On this day in horror…
1938. Dutch producer, writer and director Paul Verhoeven is born. Noted for his violent futuristic contributions to the genre, Verhoeven is responsible for: Total Recall, Starship Troopers, RoboCop and Hollow Man.
1977. Kelly Reilly is born. Known to many for her portrayal of Dr Watson’s fiance/ wife in Guy Ritchie’s Sherlock Holmes [...]
Based on sci-fi author Philip K. Dick’s novel We Can Remember It For You Wholesale, Paul Verhoeven’s Total Recall was one of the seminal action films of the 1990′s. A bombastic mega-violent (and supremely quotable) action film starring the incomparable Arnold Schwarzenegger alongside Sharon Stone and Michael Ironside.
The remake has fans divided, but now, we [...]