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Monday, July 15, 2013

Has the Glut of Summer Movies Finally Hit the Point of Diminishing Returns?

It's been an odd summer at the box office, with an avalanche of blockbuster science fiction and fantasy flicks hitting theaters. The sheer volume of mega-movies has made it difficult to keep track of everything that's come out in the last few months, or what's more
Wired ( 7/15/2013 12:56:30 PM -08:00 )

Marissa Miller Reps For The Ladies In 'RIPD'
For the most part, "R.I.P.D." is about two dudes, Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges, that hunt the spirits that haunt to world and refuse to move on, but to walk around among the humans, the two supernatural cops need special avatars so they go unnoticed. more
MTV.com ( 7/15/2013 12:23:30 PM -08:00 )

Trailer Tracker: Jeff Bridges gets his crazy on in RIPD and Seventh Son
Trailer Tracker: Jeff Bridges gets his crazy on in RIPD and Seventh SonThe last time we saw Jeff Bridges, the Dude was riding high. He'd appeared with George Clooney in the quirky 2009 comedy The Men Who Stare at Goats; won his first Oscar for playing Bad Blake in Crazy Heart the same year; and then been nominated more
National Post ( 7/15/2013 7:42:14 AM -08:00 )

'RIPD' 'Don't Tense Up' Featurette Shows An Avatar Hard At Work
With the supernatural buddy cop film "R.I.P.D." hitting theaters this Friday, now's the perfect time to take a look at some behind-the-scenes action. This new - and exclusive - featurette shows the hard work that went into splatting actress Marissa Miller against a more
MTV.com ( 7/15/2013 6:27:41 AM -08:00 )

Ryan, Jeff host RIPD screening
Ryan, Jeff host RIPD screeningRyan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges have hosted a special screening of their new film RIPD for heroes of the Boston Marathon bombing. Also in this Section. Star Trek 3 to shoot next year? Pill, Wilson join Wood's Cooties · Ehle joins Black And White film more
Belfast Telegraph ( 7/15/2013 6:10:36 AM -08:00 )

Giving something back: Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges host special screening
Ryan Reynolds' latest film sees him play a deceased police officer searching the streets of Boston for the man who killed him. So following the Boston Marathon bombings in April, the Canadian actor, 36, and co-star Jeff Bridges, 63,co-hosted a special more
Daily Mail ( 7/15/2013 5:23:13 AM -08:00 )

'RIPD' stars return to Boston for screening
Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff. Jeff Bridges (left) and Ryan Reynolds before the “R.I.P.D.” screening for first responders at Regal Fenway. Reprints; E-mail. Share via e-mail. To. Add a message. Your e-mail. Share. Facebook · Google+ · LinkedIn · Reddit · Twitter. more
Boston Globe ( 7/14/2013 9:50:38 PM -08:00 )

A-Listers team up for Boston first responders
A-Listers team up for Boston first respondersJeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds hosted a special advance screening of “R.I.P.D.” for Boston's first responders yesterday. The stars were joined by members of the Boston police, Boston fire, Emergency Medical Services, MIT police, Watertown police and more
Boston Herald ( 7/14/2013 8:13:57 PM -08:00 )

New RIPD Images Rise from the Grave
New R.I.P.D. Images Rise from the Grave More images from the upcoming horror comedy R.I.P.D. have been released, and we have 'em for you right here. At this point Universal has released so many stills for this flick we've lost count. A few of these are new more
Dread Central ( 7/15/2013 1:14:34 PM -08:00 )

Actors Reynolds, Bridges host screening of 'RIPD' for Boston's first responders
Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds returned to Boston where they shot their latest film, "R.I.P.D." The actors hosted a special screening of the movie for the city's first responders. Ryan Reynolds and Oscar-winner Jeff Bridges attended an advance showing of the more
Wicked Local Kingston (blog) ( 7/15/2013 1:14:08 PM -08:00 )

Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges Host Movie Screening of RIPD For Boston
Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges Host Movie Screening of RIPD For BostonRyan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges hosted a special screening of their new movie R.I.P.D last night for heroes of the Boston Marathon bombing. The actors, who shot the movie in Boston, met with police, firefighters and the other first responders who helped the more
Entertainmentwise ( 7/15/2013 12:04:19 PM -08:00 )

'RIPD' Image Gallery Excites Me For the Wrong Reasons...
Universal Pictures' R.I.P.D. arrives this coming Friday in the middle of the San Diego Comic-Con, and without any critic screenings. The movie was constantly shooting additional scenes, and had a quietly troubled post-production. Still, word from test more
Bloody Disgusting ( 7/15/2013 11:52:56 AM -08:00 )

Movie Stars Meet the Heroes of the Boston Marathon Bombings
Ryan Reynolds is pictured during the shooting of "R.I.P.D." in Charlestown in March 2012. (Credit: Patch file photo). Loading... x. ×. Next Previous Slideshow Download. First responders from Watertown and Boston got a brush with fame on Sunday when they more
Patch.com ( 7/15/2013 11:32:53 AM -08:00 )

Ryan Reynolds hosts viewing of new movie for first responders
Ryan Reynolds attends the "Safe House" premiere at the SVA Theater on February 7, 2012 in New York City. (Jamie McCarthy, Getty Images). Set Text Size Small, Set Text Size Medium, Set Text Size Large, Set Text Size X-Large. Print Story. Published: 1:08 more
WTVQ ( 7/15/2013 9:26:32 AM -08:00 )

R.I.P.D. Exclusive Giveaway: Win a Visa Gift Card & Movie Swag!
Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds are joining forces to police the dead in R.I.P.D., landing in theaters July 19 and Movie Fanatic has a chance for you to win a $50 Visa gift card to see the film, an R.I.P.D. T-shirt, sunglasses, a microfiber cloth and a notepad. more
Movie Fanatic ( 7/15/2013 7:37:22 AM -08:00 )

Explosive New RIPD Poster Hits The Web
Here's a brand new international poster for the upcoming film “R.I.P.D” by director Robert Schwentke and starring Ryan Reynolds, Jeff Bridges and Kevin Bacon. Synopsis: The Dark Horse comic R.I.P.D. is adapted by Universal Pictures with this fantasy crime more
Shockya.com ( 7/15/2013 12:41:30 AM -08:00 )

Bridges, Reynolds honor Boston heroes
BOSTON (WHDH) -- Stars of the new film “RIPD” returned to Boston for the movie's premiere with the hopes of giving something back to some of the city's best. “To come here, do it where we shot it, where it means the most to everyone involved, is great,” said more
WHDH-TV ( 7/14/2013 7:51:08 PM -08:00 )

Marathon bombing first responders attend 'R.I.P.D.' Boston screening
Marathon bombing first responders attend Actors Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds walked the red carpet for the event at the Regal Fenway where they were joined by Boston police and firefighters, Emergency Medical Services, MIT police, Watertown police and volunteers from the Boston Marathon more
WCVB Boston ( 7/14/2013 2:06:17 PM -08:00 )

New Movie Releases: 'RIPD' Aims High
It's been a bumpy summer for movie studios so far. After a start that put the season on a pace to break records for box office receipts, a series of disappointing box-office performances by big-budget releases has shown that no one can predict with any real more
Yidio TV & Movie News ( 7/14/2013 11:05:19 AM -08:00 )