Censuring The Censors


Rod W coordinates and maintains these entries. He also maintains The Chopping List, a comprehensive guide to movies which have been censored in Australia.



Total Recall (Blu-ray) (1990)

    This Blu-ray release seems to contain the same US theatrical version that came out on DVD locally. The MPAA reportedly prompted the studio to cut some violence before Total Recall hit cinemas in 1990. The fully uncensored director's cut, if it exists, has not yet been released on home video.

    The following notes come from a Finnish censorship website called The Attic. Scenes supposedly trimmed for the US R rating include:

    (Rod W.)