RIPD

RIPD

Release Date: TBD
Wide Release

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Film Genre(s): Action, Supernatural Thriller, Comic/Graphic Novel Based Film

United States

SYNOPSIS

Scripted by Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi, this is an adaptation of a Dark Horse comic book which centers on the Rest in Peace Department, the dedicated yet dead police officers who patrol the dead beat, made up of the deceased who refuse to go quietly. The story focuses on a cop who joins the department after being murdered and his search for the man who set him up as he does his duty fighting fiendish creatures.

PREVIEW NOTES

  • The Hollywood Reporter reports that David Dobkin has signed to direct the project for Universal Pictures. Neal H. Moritz and Dark Horse's Mike Richardson are producing. - 2006-04-11
  • Variety reports that Universal Pictures has hired Robert Schwentke to direct. - 2010-09-08

FACT

R.I.P.D. is short for "Rest In Peace Department".