I’m not sure how I feel about this. I mean, Total recall wasn’t the best movie in the world but I still watched it many times. Even the video game sucked, but I still played it over and over again. Maybe it was the whole SciFi thing it had going for it. Maybe it was the mutant prostitute with three breasts. That was awesome.
Turns out, we came really close, several times. Tons of scripts were written, all of which tried to preserve the ambiguity and craziness of the original film in different ways — and some of them sound like they were downright bizarre. Discover the long, weird saga of Total Recall 2, in this excerpt from the book Tales from Development Hell by David Hughes.
Make up your own mind and read the rest here.