'Total Recall' Getting 30th Anniversary 4K Ultra HD Releases in the US and UK

Get ready for a surprise with mind-blowing 4K Ultra HD releases of Paul Verhoeven's (RoboCop, Starship Troopers) much loved sci-fi action classic, Total Recall.

Featuring a new 4K restoration original 35mm negative, supervised by Paul Verhoeven himself, the 30th anniversary release will be available in a stunning Steelbook package (US and UK), as well as a 5-disc Collector's Edition (which appears to be UK only), both come loaded with special features. Studiocanal promises "this is the ultimate version of the cult classic."

The Collector's Edition set comes with one UHD and two Blu-ray discs, Total Recall 2CD soundtrack (only available in the Collector's Edition), 6 Artcards, a 48 page booklet and a double-sided poster.

Total Recall on 4K Ultra HD will include a never-before-seen exclusive documentary feature as well as two brand-new featurettes.

Extras Include:

  • Total Excess: How Caralco Changed Hollywood

  • Open Your Mind: Scoring Total Recall

  • Audio Commentary by Paul Verhoeven & Arnold Schwarzenegger

  • Models and Skeletons: The Special Effects of Total Recall

  • The Making of Total Recall

  • Imagining Total Recall

In this splintered-reality mind-bender that features an iconic soundtrack by Academy Award-winner Jerry Goldsmith, it's the year 2084, and construction worker Quaid (Arnold Schwarzenegger) is haunted by dreams of Mars, a place he’s never been. Against his wife's (Sharon Stone) wishes, Quaid goes to Rekall, a memory-implant company that promises a thrilling virtual trip to the red planet. But what Quaid "remembers" is that he’s a secret agent whose cover has been blown… and that he must return to Mars at any cost.

The UK versions are expected to ship on November 23rd, with the Steelbook street dated for December 8th here in the states.