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Total Recall(1990)

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Construction worker Douglas Quaid discovers a memory chip in his brain during a virtual-reality trip. He also finds that his past has been invented to conceal a plot of planetary domination. Soon, he's off to Mars to find out who he is and who planted the chip.

Director(s)
Paul Verhoeven
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Producer(s)
Buzz Feitshans
Ronald Shusett
Language English
Genres ActionAdventureScience Fiction
Runtime 1 hours, 53 minutes
Budget $65,000,000.00
Revenue $261,317,921.00
Production TriStar PicturesCarolco PicturesCarolco International N.V.
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