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Old August 7 2013, 12:09 AM   #16
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Re: R.I.P.D-This MIGHT be a success this summer

I cannot help but think of this show when I see the trailers.
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Old August 7 2013, 01:19 AM   #17
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The moment I saw the trailer I could think of nothing but Good vs Evil. God I loved that show!

I actually liked RIPD. Sure it was a MIB rip off but Jeff Bridges was funny and it was an amusing story.
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Old August 7 2013, 01:32 AM   #18
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Re: R.I.P.D-This MIGHT be a success this summer

...and then again, it might not.
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Old August 7 2013, 01:36 AM   #19
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Saw it, wow, just wow it's over the top and grating in many places.
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Old August 7 2013, 02:04 AM   #20
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ryan reynolds stunk, but the worst part was the abysmal graphics. Really poor quality.
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Old August 7 2013, 02:09 AM   #21
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The moment I saw the trailer I could think of nothing but Good vs Evil. God I loved that show!

I actually liked RIPD. Sure it was a MIB rip off but Jeff Bridges was funny and it was an amusing story.
They stole a couple of concepts from Dead Like Me too.
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Old August 7 2013, 06:02 AM   #22
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Haven't seen it yet, but the trailer reminded me of Reaper.
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Old August 7 2013, 10:09 AM   #23
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Haven't seen it yet, but the trailer reminded me of Reaper.
God, how I miss that show, Ray Wise as the devil... it doesn't get better than that.
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Old August 7 2013, 12:24 PM   #24
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The moment I saw the trailer I could think of nothing but Good vs Evil. God I loved that show!
G vs E was a fun show. Plus it had Deacon Jones (RIP)
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Old August 7 2013, 02:56 PM   #25
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This movie is such a bust that it made people forget about the Lone Ranger and After Earth. My 11 year old daughter saw it and thought it was "okay". Hardly a resounding endorsement.
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Old August 7 2013, 03:00 PM   #26
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Huh, I like Jeff Bridges and planned to check this out, but it doesn't look like they even bothered giving it a UK release,
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Old August 7 2013, 04:47 PM   #27
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Huh, I like Jeff Bridges and planned to check this out, but it doesn't look like they even bothered giving it a UK release,
They did show the trailer in one of the AMC's in the UK (last saturday in fact), but yeah, there's no mention of a release date on the AMC site for the UK.
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Old August 7 2013, 05:09 PM   #28
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Huh, I like Jeff Bridges and planned to check this out, but it doesn't look like they even bothered giving it a UK release,
They did show the trailer in one of the AMC's in the UK (last saturday in fact), but yeah, there's no mention of a release date on the AMC site for the UK.
IMDB says UK Release date is Sept 20
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Old August 7 2013, 05:53 PM   #29
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In my honest opinion, it didn't suck as bad as I thought it would.
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Old August 14 2013, 07:30 PM   #30
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I'll have to try and see it soon, myself.
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