During the filming of one scene, Johnson recalls walking a tad farther away from Schwarzenegger than he had been instructed to during his audition.
Several reviewers agreed that the hotel confrontation between Quaid and Rekall's Dr.
He later learns that it was his prior identity, Carl Hauser, who created the Quaid persona to avoid the mind-reading rebel leader Kuato.
The female leads, Rachel Ticotin and Sharon Stone, were chosen in part for their athleticism, which was needed for the physically demanding roles.
According to the recording, Cohaagen brainwashed Hauser to become Quaid and conceal his secrets before securing him on Earth.
Editor worked overtime to complete Total Recall 's 113-minute cut early.