Next month brings the Colin Farrell-led remake of 1990’s “Total Recall” to theaters. But science fiction fans don’t have to wait until then to get their genre fix.
Big Hollywood is giving away one Blu-ray prize package filled with science fiction features starring William Hurt, Johnny Depp, Michael Douglas and Charlize Theron.
To enter, just provide a caption for the picture above this post from the film “Outland,” one of seven films included in the prize package, and you’ll be entered into a drawing for the Blu-ray grab bag (all titles listed below). Email your caption to Christian Toto (firstname.lastname@example.org) by July 16 to qualify. Contestants must be from the United States and provide a non-P.O. Box address.
The sci-fi titles below will also be available for purchase starting tomorrow, July 10.
Before he created “ER” Michael Crichton (“Jurassic Park,” “Twister”) adapted and directed (his debut behind the camera) this chiller from Robin Cook’s best-seller about a sinister medical conspiracy. Genevieve Bujold, Michael Douglas and Richard Widmark star as doctors caught in its web.
“This science-fiction epic delivers all the goods” (The Creature Features Movie Guide) A federal marshal on an outer-space mining colony uncovers deadly secrets, triggering a showdown. Oscar(R) winner Sean Connery lays down the law in Peter Hyams’ sci-fi sizzler.
A scientist experiments unlock the horrors of his mind. Visual wizard Ken Russell directs William Hurt, Blair Brown and a mind-blowing array of special effects.
Research scientists Louise Fletcher (“One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”) and Christopher Walken (“The Deer Hunter”) invent a machine that can record sensory experiences only to have devastating results when Fletcher records her own death.
The Astronaut’s Wife
A woman becomes embroiled in a mystery after her astronaut husband suffers an accident and retires as a hero from the space program. When he begins acting strangely, she must decide whether his odd behavior is all in her mind, or if he is no longer the man she once knew.
A phenomenon allows police officer John Sullivan (Jim Caviezel) to save the life of his long-dead father (Dennis Quaid). But changing the past leads to a string of brutal, serial homicides. Now, they both must race across time to stop the killer.
Spawn: The Director’s Cut
A government assassin is brought back to life as a black superhero with supernatural How can you avenge betrayal and murder? How can you fight for right in a world so steeped in evil? How can you protect those you love most from all that can do them harm? No man living – or dead – can tell you. But one trapped between both is struggling for an answer that can save the lives of his most beloved, or plunge the world into eternal darkness. The cloak and chains of Spawn explode onto the screen in a deadly tornado of untapped, unwrapped, merciless power.