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R.I.P.D. Reviews

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Rob Carnevale
The List

Every bit the lifeless blockbuster that its name suggests.

Full Review Source: The List | Original Score: 1/5

September 19, 2013
Rich Cline

The ingredients are all here, but this mash-up of Ghost with Men in Black is a painful misfire, neither funny nor engaging on any level.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1.5/5

September 19, 2013
Matthew Turner

A decent amount of fun, thanks to some amusing gags, a handful of nice ideas and a pair of enjoyable comic performances from Reynolds and Bridges.

Full Review Source: ViewLondon | Original Score: 3/5

September 19, 2013
Ben Rawson-Jones
Digital Spy

A bloated blockbuster that squanders a promising premise in favour of soulless set-pieces and ejaculatory explosions of CGI.

Full Review Source: Digital Spy | Original Score: 2/5

September 18, 2013
Tim Evans
Sky Movies

You won't die laughing...but it's a pleasant enough diversion.

Full Review Source: Sky Movies | Original Score: 3/5

September 18, 2013
Olly Richards
Empire Magazine

Confusing and uninspired rather than completely inept, it's still likely to be swiftly struck from the résumés of all involved.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 2/5

September 16, 2013
Erin Free
FILMINK (Australia)

The brilliant Jeff Bridges is pretty much the whole show in this lazily enjoyable tale of afterlife cops doing battle with ghostly ghouls.

Full Review Source: FILMINK (Australia)

September 10, 2013
Ken McIntyre
Total Film

Rampant CGI monsters, aggressive 3D and a fine cast - especially a likeably grizzly Jeff Bridges - still can't bring this ho-hum Men In Black redux to life.

Full Review Source: Total Film | Original Score: 2/5

September 9, 2013
Anton Bitel
Grolsch Film Works

like the ghost of a real movie

Full Review Source: Grolsch Film Works

September 6, 2013
Shaun Munro
What Culture

It's hard to think of a lazier, less-ambitious blockbuster in recent memory.

Full Review Source: What Culture | Original Score: 1.5/5

August 28, 2013
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a note-perfect example of everything that's wrong with contemporary blockbusters...

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 1.5/4

August 18, 2013
John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

The movie might best be enjoyed by kids, although parents won't appreciate the 'comic' moment when the deceased Roy reports that the coyote that ate his carcass 'made love' to his skull.

Full Review Source: Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN) | Original Score: 2/4

August 8, 2013
Wesley Morris
Top Critic IconTop Critic

I watched this movie with three chatty strangers on [a] Thursday night in an otherwise empty theater. Universal couldn't say "no." Looks like that's our job now.

Full Review Source: Grantland | Original Score: F

August 1, 2013
Ben Kendrick

Forgiving viewers may find enjoyment in R.I.P.D. but the film is so choppy and half-baked that living, thinking, moviegoers should let this one rest in peace.

Full Review Source: ScreenRant | Original Score: 1.5/5

July 26, 2013
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle

It's a paint-by-numbers approach in which the film's comedy and drama both fall flat.

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 1/5

July 26, 2013
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing

Funeral services are already under way at the nation's multiplexes, so the easily entertained might want to pay their respects before this one gets buried by newer releases.

Full Review Source: Creative Loafing | Original Score: 1/4

July 26, 2013
Sean Means
Salt Lake Tribune

Bridges essentially recycles his Rooster Cogburn mannerisms here - but in a movie whose action sequences steal from "The Matrix" and "Ghostbusters," who's going to notice?

Full Review Source: Salt Lake Tribune | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 26, 2013
Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

The pleasures are only sporadic. R.I.P.D. simply can't overcome its flaws or the fact that it too closely resembles the far superior Men in Black.

Full Review Source: Aisle Seat | Original Score: 2/4

July 25, 2013
Ben Sachs
Chicago Reader
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This spends little time on exposition and doesn't go in for any false pathos; compared with most recent comic-book movies, this is lean, unpretentious filmmaking--and to my taste, a lot more fun for it.

Full Review Source: Chicago Reader

July 25, 2013
Steven Boone

Images of Jeff Bridges enjoying himself are almost enough to make a movie work. "R.I.P.D." does its best to stop him dead in his tracks.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 1/4

July 24, 2013
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