First Look: Ryan Reynolds & Jeff Bridges Drawing Guns in 'R.I.P.D.'
There's a good chance you might have forgotten that a film called R.I.P.D. starring Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges was on the way, but the film still seems to be slated for release this summer. The first trailer should be arriving anytime now, but in the meantime, we have the first look photo from the film featuring Reynolds and Bridges with their cool guns drawn, not to mention a kick-ass mustache for The Dude himself.. For those who aren't aware, the film follows a recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers from the Rest in Peace Department and attempts to find the man who murdered him. Look below!
Robert Schwentke (RED) directs R.I.P.D., written by Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay (Clash of the Titans, Aeon Flux) and based on Peter M. Lenkov's graphic novel of the same name. Nick Walker (Ryan Reynolds) was gunned down in the line of duty at the height of his personal and professional life. Now he's traded 100 years of service to R.I.P.D. (Rest in Peace Department) in exchange for a shot at solving his own murder. Unfortunately, his search will take him to Hell and back with the grizzled Roy Pulsipher (Jeff Bridges) at his side. Kevin Bacon and Mary-Louise Parker also star in the Universal Pictures film arriving on July 19th.
Reader Feedback - 22 Comments
Finally some one rockin' the sideburns-into-mustache look!
DAVIDPD on Apr 12, 2013
Jeff Bridges looks like a bad ass mark twain.
Zade_92 on Apr 12, 2013
Bring this shit on!
Guy who comments on things on Apr 12, 2013
Jeff Bridges is so in character. Don't like the guns though.
Isildur_of_Numenor on Apr 12, 2013
Jeff bridges looks like a BAMF in this
Jon Odishaw on Apr 12, 2013
dont like the guns, they look silly, Bridges and Reynolds do look the part though
El_MUERkO on Apr 12, 2013
In Doc Holiday voice (Jeff bridges has two guns, one for each of ya.)
Rain Spider on Apr 12, 2013
Xerxexx on Apr 12, 2013
the guns look like pepperboxes, a precurser to modern revolvers. thats... actually kinda cool.
taliesin on Apr 12, 2013
Hal Jordan on Apr 12, 2013
LMAO! When is Hollywood going to finally realize; Ryan Reynolds can't do gritty and tough.
firstname.lastname@example.org on Apr 12, 2013
I thought he did pretty well in Amityville.
grimjob on Apr 12, 2013
and smokin aces, buried
me on Apr 13, 2013
Shit, Smokin Aces, of course. How did I forget that one? haven't seen Buried, but my girlfriend did and said it was one the most emotionally draining movies she'd seen. Said he was fantastic.
grimjob on Apr 13, 2013
Smokin aces is still one of my favorite Ryan Reynolds movies
23555belles on Apr 14, 2013
Pfft, I thought by now it was pretty clear that Ryan Reynolds can do anything. The Nines, Smoking Aces, Amityville, Buried; he's not Van Wilder anymore. He shed that skin a long time ago. Sure, he'll always be best as a snarky, sarcastic but lovable smartass, but he has proven more than once that he is absolutely capable of carrying gritty and dramatic roles.
SuicidalOptimist on Apr 13, 2013
The guns look like 3 shades of shit, but I hope this does well. I've been hoping to see Reynolds in a good film since Two Guys and a Girl
Richie G on Apr 13, 2013
The guns look ridiculous, but is there maybe an explanation, anyone read the comicbook?
David Banner on Apr 13, 2013
Any movie with the Dude in it is good enough for me... IN !!
Tester on Apr 13, 2013
"..written by Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay (Clash of the Titans, Aeon Flux)" :(, this saddens me.
Ayotunde Afolabi on Apr 13, 2013
"It's sort of like Men In Black mixed with Ghostbusters." ??
$126191 on Apr 14, 2013
"Now he's traded a 100 of service to the R.I.P.D." - Uh? Pardon?
Chris on Apr 14, 2013
Sorry, new comments are no longer allowed.