Total Recall (1990) Poster



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Followed by 

Total Recall 2070 (1999) (TV Series)

Version of 

Total Recall 2070: Machine Dreams: Part 1 (1999) (TV Episode)
based on the same short story
Total Recall (2012)
based on the same short story

Edited into 

The Making of 'True Lies' (1994) (TV Movie)
Short videoclips


Total Recall (1990) (Video Game)


Metropolis (1927)
Westworld (1973)
Capricorn One (1978)
The identity Quaid uses to check into the Mars Hilton is "James D. Brubaker." This is a reference to the character "Charles Brubaker" (played by Josh Brolin) from "Capricorn One," who is also targeted by an agency of his own government after a failed plot to fake a Mars landing that is scrubbed due to technical problems and NASA's fear of the consequences of not appearing to complete the mission.
Heavy Metal (1981)
Everybody will DIE!
1984 (1984)
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
On 39-th minute when Quaid inspecting the case, he finds operator card with address '557986 Elm Street'.
Dune (1984)
Innerspace (1987)
Die Hard (1988)
The computer at ReKall looks up a "Mr. McClane," and is similar to the one seen in structure.

Referenced in 

Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Operation Kubiak (1990) (TV Episode)
Movie poster seen at Mondo Video
In Living Color: Bigger Brother (1990) (TV Episode)
Men on Films sketch reviews the movie.
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Kevin Pollak/John Larroquette/Anthony Griffith (1990) (TV Episode)
Kevin Pollak mentions seeing the movie
Parker Lewis Can't Lose: Parker Lewis Can't Win (1991) (TV Episode)
Parker says, "It's like 'Total Recall,' when Schwarzenegger finds out it's all a bad memory implant."
Rugrats: At the Movies/The Slumber Party (1991) (TV Episode)
Tommy sees a poster of a movie called Total Mayhem with a buff, bullet-strapped man on it.
Popful Mail (1991) (Video Game)
Nuts Cracker's head comes off in the opening scene and as it explodes on Mail, it says, "Get ready for a big surprise!"
Motormouth: Episode #4.31 (1992) (TV Episode)
Title mentoined by Neil Buchanan during computer segment.
Flashback: The Quest for Identity (1992) (Video Game)
Conrad loses his memory and he must try and get it back, and he is also accompanied by himself in a holocube
The Journeyman Project (1993) (Video Game)
Freaked (1993)
Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)
Mentioned as the movie's equivalent in violence
What's Up Doc?: Episode #2.7 (1993) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned and doctored photo of the film with professional extra Derek Bogarde edited in shown on screen.
Escape Through Time (1993) (Video)
Bloodfist V: Human Target (1994) (Video)
Several plot elements are recycled from the Arnold Schwarzenegger film.
Brainscan (1994)
The Fangoria magazine that Fangoria magazine that Michael and Kyle read has 'Total Recall' on the cover.
True Lies (1994)
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Second Skin (1994) (TV Episode)
Robert Hewitt Wolfe says he was influenced in writing this episode by the work of Philip K. Dick, especially "We Can Remember It for You Wholesale" (the short story upon which Total Recall was based). The scene where Kira views a pre-recorded message from her alter-ego, Iliana mirrors the same plot element in Total Recall where Douglas Quaid views a pre-recorded message from his alter-Ego, Hauser.
The Ren & Stimpy Show: Double Header/The Scotsman in Space (1995) (TV Episode)
The ringmaster has a small body coming out of his chest like Kuato.
Fresh Bait (1995)
Suspect Device (1995) (TV Movie)
Implanted memory.
Ghost in the Shell (1995)
The concept of implanting of fake memories in one's mind to change his/her identities is similar in both the films
Toy Story (1995)
When Woody opens Buzz's helmet, Buzz comments that his eyes could have been sucked from their sockets. Arnold Schwarzenegger's character in Total Recall has nightmares with similar consequences
Duke Nukem 3D (1996) (Video Game)
In Duke Nukem, Duke goes into the red light district and Duke uses a hologram to confuse and trick the murderous aliens in L.A.
Beavis and Butt-Head: Shopping List (1996) (TV Episode)
Beavis mentions a chick with three boobs.
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
In the Beavis & Butthead episode that's accidentally switched over by Dr. Evil, Beavis mentions a "chick with three boobs."
The Game (1997)
Starship Troopers (1997)
Michael Ironside loses an arm in both films
Rugrats: Ransom of Cynthia/Turtle Recall (1997) (TV Episode)
Title Reference
Friends: The One with Chandler in a Box (1997) (TV Episode)
Mention by name
Dark City (1998)
Soldier (1998)
P.U.N.K.S. (1999)
Lanny mentions a movie where Arnold's eyes pop out of his head and he has a homing device in his nose.
The Matrix (1999)
Neo is offered a red pill to return to reality.
Fight Club (1999)
on shelf in video store
The Alien Legacy (1999) (Video)
The Directors: The Films of David Cronenberg (1999) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Cronenberg.
Hollow Man (2000)
Fear, Panic & Censorship (2000) (TV Movie)
Video case is shown.
The Zack Files: Total Rewind (2000) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Monarch of the Glen: Episode #2.5 (2001) (TV Episode)
Lexie says the name of the film when she scolds Duncan for not telling her about Fergal and Katrina.
Red Faction (2001) (Video Game)
Family Guy: A Fish Out of Water (2001) (TV Episode)
Peter talks about "The chick with 3 boobs from Total Recall"
Impostor (2001)
the protagonist is suspected of being a replicant
Dark Angel: Some Assembly Required (2001) (TV Episode)
Cindy: "Now that he's got his total recall on, what's next?"
Imagining 'Total Recall' (2001) (Video)
Visions of Mars (2001) (Video)
Undeclared: Truth or Dare (2002) (TV Episode)
Steven notices that Perry has the movie on tape then they briefly discuss it.
Heaven (2002)
Resident Evil (2002)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Seeing Red (2002) (TV Episode)
When Spike complains about the chip in his head, Clem suggests wearing a wet cloth.
Cypher (2002)
Tripping the Rift: Totally Recalled (2004) (TV Episode)
The title of this episode is a take off on this film's title
Meet Market (2004)
Ca. 22 min. into the movie, Lucinda mentions a (mock) porn video called 'Scrotal Recall' in dialogue.
Ulli Lommel's Zodiac Killer (2005) (Video)
videotape in stack
Andromeda: Totaled Recall (2005) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Fear of the Flesh: The Making of 'The Fly' (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006)
Discussed changes made for rating.
Savage Harvest 2: October Blood (2006) (Video)
VHS tape seen
Metalocalypse: Dethkomedy (2006) (TV Episode)
Nathan Explosion has a mutant strapped to his chest who who resembles and is named after Kuato
Saturday Night Live: Jaime Pressly/Corinne Bailey Rae (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Kuoto Skit
Knocked Up (2007)
Ben immitates a scene from this movie
The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007)
Robert Mruczek wears a capaign shirt that resembles the movie.
Disturbia (2007)
poster seen on wall
Saturday Night Live: Scarlett Johansson/Björk (2007) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Quado skit
Good Luck Chuck (2007)
The Three Breasted Girl
Metroid Prime 3: Corruption (2007) (Video Game)
A lot of switches and doors in the game have the same hand symbol of the oxygen device in Total Recall
The Electric Dreamer: Remembering Philip K. Dick (2007) (Video)
mentioned once
Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008)
The concept of implanting of fake memories in one's mind to change his/her identities is similar in both the films
Yes Man (2008)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Tales from the Script (2009)
The script is discussed.
Hooking Up (2009)
During the opening track dialogue scene, Colin mentions "the chick with three tits" from Total Recall.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Equilibrium (2009) (TV Episode)
is said to be better than Equilibrium
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
A character directly references the chaos of 'Recall's' bus station scene.
The League: The Draft (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Big Bang Theory: The Vengeance Formulation (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Cinema Snob: Bloody New Year (2009) (TV Episode)
"See you at the pah-ty Rick-Tah!"
The Cinema Snob: Caligula: Part I (2010) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions it.
Warehouse 13: Where and When (2010) (TV Episode)
In the film, Jack (inhabited by Pete) tells Pete "Get yaw ass to Mahs." Pete repeats it and exclaims, "Total Recall! I love that movie!"
The Venture Bros.: Everybody Comes to Hank's (2010) (TV Episode)
In his message to himself, Hank says, "Get your ass to Mars."
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated: Howl of the Fright Hound (2010) (TV Episode)
The gang walk behind a giant X-ray screen
Sam & Max: The Devil's Playhouse (2010) (Video Game)
At one point Max says in a German/Austrian accent "You have what you vant, now give zem zer air."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.38 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay says there will be a remake of the film with Congressman Charlie Rangel saying "I don't recall, I don't recall"
Angry (2010)
Text on paper references dialogue ("Opportunity of a life time.")
Paul (2011)
The woman with 3 breasts on the comic and Paul's sweat running down his cheek in the store.
Detention (2011)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Mechanical Man (2011) (Short)
Josh Frisch's character's last name is Quaid, the same last name as Arnold Schwarzenegger's character.
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
Duke: "Is this the real me? Yes, it is"
Tekken: Blood Vengeance (2011)
In the fight between Xiaoyu and Alisa, Xiaoyu kicks Alisa's head off then as Xiaoyu grabs it, it explodes on Xiaoyu
50/50 (2011)
Kyle says Adam's backwound resembles Kuato's face in Total Recall.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Good Luck Chuck (2011) (TV Episode)
"Stu and the three-boob chick from Total Recall..."
Face Off: Alien Interpreters (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Special Collector's Edition: Instinto Básico (2012) (TV Episode)
poster shown
Pastor Mike Online: Episode #1.89 (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike when reading aloud a news article regarding Paul Verhoeven.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Scissors (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned as the film Sharon Stone did before Scissors
Special Collector's Edition: Las amistades peligrosas (2012) (TV Episode)
release mentioned
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.178 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay says the 2012 film has a similar theme as the original
Plan B (2012) (Short)
Line: "That looks like Kuato from Total Recall"
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Schwarzenegger Games (2012) (TV Episode)
Nerd mentions it being the first R rated movie he watched.
Total Recall (2012)
The "Two Weeks" woman from the 1990 version shows up at about the same point in the movie (although with different results).
The Expendables 2 (2012)
When Trench saves the Expendable and miners in the cave, he uses the drilling machine that Benny used in this movie. Trench replies "in his dreams" when Caesar promises to terminate him if Caeasar's weapon isn't returned.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.122 (2012) (TV Episode)
Heather reviews the movie.
Saturday Night Live: Seth MacFarlane/Frank Ocean (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Steve Harvey" segment
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.146 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions Arnold Schwarzenegger's memoirs, which are named after the movie.
Grave Encounters 2 (2012)
DVD is shown.
Alphas: If Memory Serves (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Graham Norton Show: Arnold Schwarzenegger/Ronnie Corbett/Miranda Hart/Usher (2012) (TV Episode)
Graham shows a hardcopy of Arnold's book, "Total Recall", which takes its title from the film.
Mad: Total Recall Me Maybe/The Asgardigans (2012) (TV Episode)
Melina tells Hauser that he's not built like a car like Schwarzenegger who portrayed the original Donald Quaid/Hauser.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.62 (2012) (TV Episode)
JibJab recap of the year depicts Arnold Schwarzenegger with a three-breasted alien woman
Gangster Squad (2013)
O'Mara uses the motion of an elevator to dismember one of Cohen's goons, Doug Quaid also did this to one of Cohaagen's goons in Total Recall.
Cougar Town: This Old Town (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Special Collector's Edition: Serpico (2013) (TV Episode)
DVD shown
Family Guy: Total Recall (2013) (TV Episode)
Title reference
Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon (2013) (Video Game)
In one mission, the player must destroy Blood Dragon eggs in a facility called the Hauser Facility, which is same name as one of the characters in the film.
Elysium (2013)
Max escapes when being tied up and some scientists are trying to read his mind, just like Douglas in Total Recall.
Dean Norris Spoils Everything Else (2013) (Short)
Dean Norris mentions it.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Hub (2013) (TV Episode)
A rather large object is pulled out of a characters nose in a similar fashion as a well known scene in the 1990's Total Recall.
The Forbidden Dimensions (2013)
Dialogue homage.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Pontiac Bandit (2014) (TV Episode)
Jake and Doug talk about the three breasted woman from the film.
Cougar Town: The Trip to Pirate's Cove (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
DVD-R Hell: The Day the Clown Cried (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown.
The Comfort Zone: 'Noah' Movie Review (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mark.
The Simpsons: What to Expect When Bart's Expecting (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced on a billboard during the opening sequence
The 50 Best Horror Movies You've Never Seen (2014) (TV Movie)
Title mentioned by Pat Jankiwicz
Epic Ink: Welcome to Area 51 (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialog
Cinematic Excrement: Cutthroat Island (2014) (TV Episode)
Captain Long John Thomas brings up the fact that Carolco Pictures also made this film.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Chocolate Milk (2014) (TV Episode)
"Scrotal Recall"
Inside the Commons: Reinventing the House (2015) (TV Episode)
Boris Johnson mentions the film Arnold Schwarzenegger's name comes up during a conversation about the recall bill
Nostalgia Critic: Demolition Man (2015) (TV Episode)
"You wanna see how a person's identity is based on his environment and his inner soul? Total Recall!"
Castle: Sleeper (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Richard Castle: "What if What if this is Total Recall? Not only did they erase my memories, but they replaced them with false memories? But the false memories would have to be based in reality, right? Otherwise, why would Phil Bartlett be in them?"
Ted 2 (2015)
At Comic-con, a girl with 3 boobs gets her top ripped off.
Synchronicity (2015)
The injector that Jim uses to self-inject the 'booster shot' is a direct homage to the injector against Douglas Quaid in the original Total Recall movie.
Rick and Morty: Total Rickall (2015) (TV Episode)
Title pun. In both the protagonist is implanted with memories of a life he never had.
The Last Man on Earth: C to the T (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Phil 2 during the charades game
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Trailers that Ruined the Movie (2015) (TV Episode)
The trailer for Total Recall is #4.
Gold Rush: The Dirt: Gold Gurus (2016) (TV Episode)
Matt says it looks like Total Recall when the VR headsets are put on
Nostalgia Critic: How Right Are Trailers? (2016) (TV Episode)
"...made it look like Batman meets Total Recall."
Nostalgia Critic: The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2016) (TV Episode)
Critic points out how all futuristic cities rip off the city from Blade Runner
Late Night with Seth Meyers: The Lonely Island/Greta Gerwig/Second Chance Theatre/Allison Miller (2016) (TV Episode)
The Lonely Island discuss a 2006 sketch featuring Kuato which was cut from "Saturday Night Live"
Cinematic Excrement: RoboCop 3 (2016) (TV Episode)
Smeghead brings it up as a film Paul Verhoeven directed.
Angie Tribeca: Boyz II Dead (2016) (TV Episode)
The lead detective asks his ex to return his copy of the movie.
24x36: A Movie About Movie Posters (2016)
Steelbook cover shown
Verhoeven Versus Verhoeven (2016)
Talked about
The Cinema Snob: Spaced Invaders (2016) (TV Episode)
"The film tries to trick you into thinking you're watching Total Recall."
Disclosure (2016) (Short)
It is referenced.
How It Should Have Ended: Villain Pub - The Boss Battle (2016) (TV Episode)
Batman mentions putting a tracker up Harley's nose "Total Recall" style.
The Lego Batman Movie (2017)
The large X-Ray window from Total Recall (1990) makes an appearance when Batman and Robin are breaking into Arkham to shoot The Joker with The Phantom Zone Projector.
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Ghost in the Shell(2017) (2017) (TV Episode)
Remake mentioned by the Narrator.
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.23 (2017) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
The Andrew Klavan Show: Dreamers, Lies, Hypocrisy and also Lies (2017) (TV Episode)
Klavan says that Michael J. Knowles, in his piggyback Trump pants, looks like a character from the 1990 movie.
Rick and Morty: The ABC's of Beth (2017) (TV Episode)
Keara has three breasts similar to the alien from this movie
Talking Dead: Some Guy (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Chris Hardwick.
Nostalgia Critic: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
MacGyver: UFO + Area 51 (2018) (TV Episode)
When Mac wraps the device up in a wet coat, Riley says it's just like in Total Recall.
Danger Mouse: Rodent Recall (2018) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Monkey in the Morning: Government Says Global Warming Will Kill Us All (2018) (TV Episode)
The movie comes up in discussion.
The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019)
One of Rex's pet raptors is named Quaid.
Nostalgia Critic: X-Men (2019) (TV Episode)
A picture of the movie is shown
Family Guy: No Giggity, No Doubt (2019) (TV Episode)
Meg's stomach sounds like Arnold Schwarzenegger at the end of the movie
1st Viewing: X2: X-Men United (2019) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Whiskey Cavalier: Czech Mate (2019) (TV Episode)
Standish says similarly after shooting Tina: "Consider your ass dumped."
Films Under Constant Critique: Star Wars (1977) (2019) (TV Episode)
"It's very different from stuff like Star Trek, Aliens or Total Recall."
Films Under Constant Critique: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) (2019) (TV Episode)
Maverick compares the hologram ending of Last Jedi to a scene from this film.


Chromosaurus (1985) (Short)
Shown on the Venusville video screen.

Featured in 

At the Movies: Arnold Schwarzenegger: The Unlikeliest Star (1990) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown of various Arnold Schwarzenegger movies, including this one.
At the Movies: Misery/Hidden Agenda/Cyrano de Bergerac (1990) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown for the segment on the violent and depressing movies children watch.
The Making of 'Total Recall' (1990) (TV Short)
The Chronic Rift: The 1990 Roundtable Awards (1991) (TV Episode)
Clip used; Awarded the Best Movie
Arena: Philip K Dick: A Day in the Afterlife (1994) (TV Episode)
Footage from the film is used.
Masters of Illusion: The Wizards of Special Effects (1994) (TV Special)
clips shown
Centurion Force (1998)
Stock footage used.
Imagining 'Total Recall' (2001) (Video)
I Love the '90s: Part Deux (2005) (TV Series)
Footage from this is featured.
I Love the '90s: Part Deux: 1990 (2005) (TV Episode)
Footage from this is featured.
Troldspejlet: Episode #33.8 (2005) (TV Episode)
DVD release reviewed + footage used
Running with Arnold (2006)
Shows clip(s) from.
Total Fury (2007) (Short)
Movie is shown on TV
Bigger Stronger Faster* (2008)
Brief clip
Starz Inside: Fantastic Flesh (2008) (TV Movie)
Talked about, clips used.
Atop the Fourth Wall: Cable #1 (2009) (TV Episode)
"So the comic had a quip from Total Recall. Genius."
Atop the Fourth Wall: Air Raiders #1 (2009) (TV Episode)
"Give these people air."
Pauw & Witteman: Episode #4.76 (2010) (TV Episode)
A fragment featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger is shown.
Cinematic Excrement: Princess of Mars (2010) (TV Episode)
The "Give these people air!" scene is used.
Models & Skeletons: The Special Effects of Total Recall (2010) (Video)
the persons interviewed talked about this movie
The Hour: Episode #7.77 (2011) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during "The Debrief".
David Walliams' Awfully Good: Awfully Good Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Arnie puns
Hollywood's Top Ten: Cat Fights (2011) (TV Episode)
Bad Movie Beatdown: Scissors (2012) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Total Recall: Interview with Director Paul Verhoeven (2012) (Video)
Clips, interviews
Total Recall: Restoration Comparison (2012) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
Nostalgia Critic: Total Recall (2012) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Arnold Schwarzenegger Moments (2013) (TV Episode)
Distraction is #9.
Special Collector's Edition: Desafío Total (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Fugitives (2013) (TV Episode)
Douglas Quaid is #10.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Over the Top Villain Deaths (2013) (TV Episode)
The death of Cohaagen is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Traitors (2013) (TV Episode)
Benny is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Catfights (2013) (TV Episode)
Sharon Stone vs. Rachel Ticotin is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sexy Female Movie Villains (2013) (TV Episode)
Lori Quaid is #10.
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
WatchMojo: Top 10 Action Movies of the 1990s (2014) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies with Ambiguous Endings (2014) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Characters with Memory Loss (2014) (TV Episode)
Douglas Quaid / Carl Hauser is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Brainwashed Movie Characters (2014) (TV Episode)
Douglas Quaid is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sci-Fi Movies of the 1990s (2014) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Depictions of the Future (2014) (TV Episode)
The future depicted in Total Recall gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Greatest Movies About Mars (2015) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Futuristic Movie Technologies That Look Hilariously Dated (2015) (TV Episode)
The robot-driven taxis are #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Mind-Bending Moments in Sci-Fi (2015) (TV Episode)
Dream or Reality? is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Arnold Schwarzenegger Quotes (2015) (TV Episode)
Wifey No More is #7. Hands Off is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Subterranean Movie Fights (2015) (TV Episode)
Get Your Ass to Mars gets an honorable mention.
Cinematic Excrement: Total Recall (2012) (2015) (TV Episode)
Footage used due to being the film that got remade.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Memorable Movies of 1990 (2015) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #5.
Lost in Adaptation: Blade Runner (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Running Out of Oxygen Movie Scenes (2015) (TV Episode)
Brutal Decompression is #6.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Male Vs Female Fights in Film (2015) (TV Episode)
Douglas Quaid vs. Lori Quaid is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Movie Disguises (2016) (TV Episode)
Fat Lady gets an honorable mention.
Nova: Memory Hackers (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Ways Arnold Schwarzenegger Can Kill You (2016) (TV Episode)
Finalizing a divorce is #10. Holding you tight and never letting go is #3. Drilling you a new hole gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Worst Ways to Die in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Decompression gets a dishonorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Philip K. Dick Adaptations (2016) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Cheapshots (2016) (TV Episode)
Quaid Takes a Low Blow gets an honorable mention.
Verhoeven Versus Verhoeven (2016)
Footage shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Amazing Cyberpunk Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Total Recall gets an honorable mention.
The Mars Generation (2017)
Scenes are shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Arnold Schwarzenegger Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #3.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Violent Sci-Fi Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Total Recall is #8.
Best of the Worst: Hologram Man, Faust, and Blood Street (2018) (TV Episode)
movie clips are shown
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction: Dark Futures (2018) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Endings That Don't Mean What You Think (2019) (TV Episode)
The ending of Total Recall is #4.
You Don't Nomi (2019)
clips from film are shown.
WatchMojo: Top Worst Ways to Die in Science Fiction Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
Suffocating on Mars is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Dark and Gritty Action Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
Total Recall gets an honorable mention.

Spoofed in 

Total Reball (1990) (Video)
Video is a takeoff on the mainstream film from the same year.
Put It in Gere (1991) (Video)
The Naked Truth (1992)
Spoofed in film.
Future Cops (1993)
In Total Recall Arnold Schwarzenegger has to get a big red ball out of his brain through his nose. In Future Cops a big red ball has to go inside the brain of one character through his nose.
The Silence of the Hams (1994)
Third Breast/Interchangable Head
Backfire! (1995)
The Sylvester & Tweety Mysteries: Catch as Catch Cannes/Yodel Recall (1996) (TV Episode)
Title reference: "Yodel Recall".
The Fifth Element (1997)
Zorg's Secretary is painting her nails in the same way Reckall's Secretary does on Totall Recall, by selecting the nail and filling it digitally with the selected color.
2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
arrival in the moon
Hoze Houndz: Mythconceptions/Partial Recall (2001) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
South Park: Asspen (2002) (TV Episode)
The woman's boobs that shout "Quaid!" "Start the re-actor" are parodying the mutant from this movie.
Aqua Teen Hunger Force: Total Re-Carl (2003) (TV Episode)
The title of this episode is a parody of the title of this film
The Venture Bros.: The Trial of the Monarch (2004) (TV Episode)
Tiny Attorney's physical appearance is a spoof of Kuato.
Oroshitate Musical Nerima Daikon Brothers: Ore no karakuri dekai de shô (2006) (TV Episode)
When Yakuki takes off the disguise, it's similar to how Arnold takes off the mask he's wearing at the station on Mars.
The Venture Bros.: Showdown at Cremation Creek: Part 1 (2006) (TV Episode)
Tiny Attorney is a parody of Koatu.
Drillbit Taylor (2008)
Wade dad imitates a scene from this movie
Vito Power (2008) (Short)
The 'device which has the power to obliterate the world" pays homage to this movie
Mr. Pickles: Grandpa's Night Out (2014) (TV Episode)
Dan's parasitic twin sister parodies this movie.
South Park: Grounded Vindaloop (2014) (TV Episode)
Cartman says similar dialogue
Robot Chicken: Cheese Puff Mountain (2015) (TV Episode)
Parody skit

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