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Total Recall

Bored with his life, Douglas Quaid (Colin Ferrell) decides to take a chemically induced virtual vacation. But before the serum is even injected, a surprise attack unexpectedly invokes the fighting reflexes of a super spy. Even though he cannot remember where he learned such deadly skills, he still finds himself on the run while trying to sort out reality from fantasy. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: D+
Sexual Content: C-
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C+
Run Time: 118
Theater Release: 02 Aug 2012
Video Release: 17 Dec 2012
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Total Recall is rated PG-13: for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, some sexual content, brief nudity, and language.

Director: Len Wiseman
Cast: Colin Ferrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel, Bill Nighy, Bryan Cranston, Bokeem Woodbine
Studio: 2012 Columbia / Sony Pictures
Website: Official site for Total Recall.

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Why Is Total Recall Rated PG-13?

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