Synopsis: 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.
Director(s): Robert Schwentke
Production: Universal Pictures
Rotten Tomatoes:
96 min

Hey, that's

my grandmother's

Saint Christopher

medal, jackass.

It's adorable.

I wear it for protection.

It's for protection?

Well, this stops bullets.

Yours stops you

from getting dates.

Let's go!

Move it! Move it!

Let's go!

On my lead. Let's put

them on their heels.

Hey. Be safe,

will you?

Knock, knock.

Police officer!


the stuff out of here.

Bag the stuff!

Bag the stuff!

I see Garza.

He's on the catwalk!

Damn it! Garza's

out the south window.


Whoa. That was close.

What the hell are you doing?

You almost got me.


I can't let you

turn that gold in.


My husband, with me.

Tough day.

It's normal to be a little

tongue-tied at first.

I want you to know

that I'm here to help you.

I've sat in that chair.

So take your time.

Ease into it.

Ease into what?

Come on, genius.

I know you can get there.

This is a joke.

Hilarious. Ha-ha-ha.

I'm dead?

Let's be honest,

being a dirty cop

is one of the higher

shot-in-the-face-percentage jobs.

That's not who I am.

Really, pretty boy?

How did it feel as you were

headed towards Judgment?


Feel like you

were bound for glory?

Or were you a little worried

that you were going down?


You're lucky, Nick.

You have skills that we want.

So we're giving you a choice.

You can take your

chances with Judgment,


you can join the R.I.P.D.

The R.I.P.D?

Rest In Peace Department.

I get it. It's cute.

Simply put

we find dead people that have

managed to escape Judgment.

We ship them off back down

to where they belong.

The tour is 100 years.

If you say yes, we'll send you back

down to Boston, your home turf.

I'll do it.

That's not gonna work.

What's not gonna work?

I said I'm in.

I know what you're thinking. You got

rooked, you want your old life back.

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Submitted on August 05, 2018


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