Writers: David Dobkin, Phil Hay, Matt Manfredi
Director: Robert Schwentke
Release: July 19, 2013
Tagline(s): To protect and serve the living.
They’re defending our world one soul at a time.
Producer(s): Michael Fottrell, Neal H. Moritz, Mike Richardson
Executive Producer(s): David Dobkin, Keith Goldberg, Peter M. Lenkov, Ori Marmur, Jonathon Komack Martin
Associate Producer: Alex Westmore
Stars/Actors: Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds, Kevin Bacon, MAry-Louise Parker, Stephanie Szostak, James Hong, Marisa Miller, Robert Knepper, Mike O’Malley
Music by: Christophe Beck
Production Company: Universal Pictures
Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Paranormal, Comedy
Runtime: 96 minutes
Based On: the comic book created by Peter M. Lenkov and Lucas Marangon
Synopsis: A cop killed by his own partner joins RIPD, an afterlife law enforcement department working to apprehend various monsters disguised as humans living on earth, and gets paired up with a smart-mouthed veteran.
Declassified by Agent Palmer: A back-from-the-dead defense of 2013’s R.I.P.D.
Quotes and Lines
Nick: When exactly was your day?
Roy Pulsipher: 1800s, buddy. I’m what we used to call a lawman. Marshal Roysephus Pulsiper.
Roy Pulsipher: It was considered a very sexy name at the time.
Nick: It sounds like an STD.
Nick: You frosty?
Roy Pulsipher: Icy hot, partner!
Nick: You ever think about hiding this place a little better?
Roy Pulsipher: When was the last time you got a VCR repaired?
Nick: Point taken.
Roy Pulsipher: The universe, in its ultimate wisdom, will not let you reveal yourself. It’s smarter than us.
Nick: That’s sick.
Roy Pulsipher: Consider it the universe’s witness protection program.
Nick: What’s with the Steely Dan?
Proctor: No idea. It’s always on. Seems to relax people.