R.I.P.D. parents guide


Overall C

Anyone who thinks police officers killed in the line of duty get to rest in peace should think again. It turns out these slain heroes simply get reassigned. Now, as immortal beings, they return to Earth to capture other un-dead foes and fight unsolved crimes.

Release date July 19, 2013

Violence C-
Sexual Content C-
Profanity C-
Substance Use B+

Why is R.I.P.D. rated PG-13? The MPAA rated R.I.P.D. PG-13 for violence, sci-fi/fantasy action, some sensuality, and language including sex references

Run Time: 96 minutes

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Rating & Content Info

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Why is R.I.P.D. rated PG-13? R.I.P.D. is rated PG-13 by the MPAA for violence, sci-fi/fantasy action, some sensuality, and language including sex references

Violence: Characters are shot, vaporized, punched, stabbed and crushed by cars. One man is shot in the face and killed. Others are injured or killed in explosions. Officers tussle with a man who is causing a disturbance at a funeral. Characters jump out of the window of a large building. One character is thrown in front of a bus and another is hit by a car. Extensive property damage occurs. Characters morph into grotesque monsters. A person is dragged along behind one of the undead. A character is repeatedly crushed with a rock and then hit in the head with cement blocks.

Sexual Content: Frequent and crude sexual dialogue and innuendo are used. Rude comments are made to a man in a towel who then drops his towel and exposes himself (no frontal nudity is shown). A married woman wearing a t-shirt and panties cuddles and kisses her husband in bed. A man is kicked in the groin. A female character wears a cleavage revealing dress. A man makes sexually suggestive comments to a woman. Characters discuss porn, lap dances and other crude sexual activities.

Language: The script contains a partial use of a crude sexual expletive, a rude hand gesture, frequent profanities, scatological slang, vulgarities, crude name-calling and cursing. Sexually suggestive dialogue and crass terms for anatomy are also heard.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Characters morph into monsters after sniffing a common household spice.

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Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia PG Violence, Coarse Language.
Alberta PG Frightening Scenes, Coarse Language, Not Recommended for Young Children.
Manitoba PG Not Recommended For Young Children, Frightening Scenes, Language May Offend.
Ontario PG Violence, Language May Offend.
Quebec G Not Recommended For Young Children.
Martimes PG
Canadian Home Video PG

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Cast and Crew

R.I.P.D. is directed by Robert Schwentke and stars Ryan Reynolds, Jeff Bridges, Mary-Louise Parker, Kevin Bacon.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of R.I.P.D. movie is October 29, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: R.I.P.D.

Release Date: 29 October 2013

R.I.P.D. releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy and Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy) with the following extras:

- Alternate Scenes: Nick & Hayes to Raid, Julia Jogging & Made to My Skull

- Deleted Scene: Roy’s Partner Shot Him

- Gag Reel

- Transfering R.I.P.D: A “Making Of” that focuses on the adaption of the original R.I.P.D. comic and the stellar cast that came to inhabit the characters

- Two Alternate Openings

- R.I.P.D. Motion Comics: Bringing the Avatars to Life

- Nick’s New Avatars: See the other Avatar contenders for Nick and Hayes (Kevin Bacon)

- Filming the Other Side: The cast and crew talk about Schwentke’s unique filming technique

- Walking Among Us: Deados & Avatars

- Anatomy of a Shootout

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