Bad Trailer for Unnecessary Direct-to-Video Action Sequel ‘R.I.P.D. 2’
by Alex Billington
October 23, 2022
“That was unexpected.” Universal All-Access has revealed a brief trailer for a direct-to-video sequel titled R.I.P.D. 2: Rise of the Damned. Yes, they determined to make a sequel to R.I.P.D., the wacky supernatural motion film from 2013 that ended up bombing when it opened (regardless of Jeff Bridges, Ryan Reynolds, and Kevin Bacon). Considering it took them nearly 9 years to make this sequel, it appears to be a money seize transfer for the studio, bringing again an current IP for extra “content” as an alternative of constructing something new. Like Back to the Future Part III, this sequel is ready within the Old West in 1876. The Wild West has gone to Hell, actually, and the world’s finest hope of being saved lies within the gun-slinging palms of Sheriff Roy Pulsipher as he turns into the latest officer for the Rest In Peace Department imposing the afterlife’s legal guidelines. Jeffrey Donovan stars with Penelope Mitchell, Jake Choi, Richard Brake, and Kerry Knuppe. At least the trailer is free to look at, but it surely’s fairly apparent nobody must be losing any of their cash on this film. Take a glance under.
Here’s the official trailer (+ poster) for Paul Leyden’s R.I.P.D. 2: Rise of the Damned, from YouTube:
And simply for enjoyable, here is the unique 2013 trailer for Robert Schwentke’s R.I.P.D. film additionally by way of YouTube:
Set within the American West of 1876, R.I.P.D.2: Rise of the Damed is a non secular (pardon the pun) sequel to 2013’s R.I.P.D. Sheriff Roy Pulsipher (Jeffrey Donovan) is not too thrilled about discovering himself lifeless after a shoot out with a infamous outlaw gang, however he will get a second likelihood to return after being recruited by the R.I.P.D. (Rest In Peace Department). But avenging his personal homicide could must take a again seat to saving the world when a gateway to hell is opened within the previous mining city of Red Creek threatening not solely the locals… however all of humanity itself. R.I.P.D. 2: Rise of the Damned is directed by Australian actor / director Paul Leyden, of the 2 films Come Back to Me and Chick Fight beforehand, in addition to one different brief. The screenplay is written by Andrew Klein and Paul Leyden. It’s produced by Ogden Gavanski. The authentic 2013 movie relies on the 1999 comedian ebook additionally titled R.I.P.D. by Peter M. Lenkov. Universal All-Access will debut R.I.P.D. 2 direct-to-VOD / Blu-ray beginning on November fifteenth, 2022 arising. Anyone into this?