After Nick is murdered by his own partner, he joins the Rest in Peace Department to protect the world from the undeads. While working with his new partner, many undeads are seen gathering in Boston. Soon he realizes that someone close to him is behind all a plot to bring on the apocalypse.
Defending our world one soul at a time
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Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG-13 for violence, sci-fi/fantasy action, some sensuality, and language including sex references
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19 July 2013 (USA)
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Opening Weekend USA: $12,691,415,
21 July 2013, Wide Release
Gross USA: $33,618,855
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $78,324,220
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
In a Reddit AMA discussion, Jeff Bridges
said that he enjoyed making the movie with the cast and crew, but attributed its failure to studio interference. Bridges said, "The suits just cut it against the grain, and, I thought, screwed it up." He described the film as "underwhelming". See more
At the beginning of the movie, Nick's red car collides with a locked metal gate and breaks it open. In the next shot, the car is undamaged. See more
You think *you've* had a bad day at work? I think I got you beat.
[big fat monster guy crashes through
That's not me.
[Roy taking chase
Nope, that's my partner.
There I am. Three or four days ago, I didn't know this world existed. But three or four days ago, I wasn't in the Rest In Peace Department...
As the primary cast is first being shown, the names are accompanied by images relevant to their characters: Roy's ten-gallon hat, Proctor's white boots, Hayes' St. Christopher's medal, etc. See more
Referenced in The Cinema Couch: R.I.P.D
Konichiwa Bitches - Trentemøller Remix
Written by Klas Ahlund
, Robyn Carlsson
Performed by Robyn Carlsson
Courtesy of Universal-Island Records Ltd. and Interscope Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises See more