Action comedy starring Ryan Reynolds as a dead cop having to take on supernatural villains when he's recruited into the 'Rest in Peace Department' - the afterlife police force. After being killed on active duty, S.W.A.T. team member Nick Walker (Reynolds) finds himself transported to the unearthly offices of the R.I.P.D., who protect the living from the ranks of villainous lost souls. Eager to hunt down his killer, he is teamed up with old-time ornery gunslinger Roy Pulsipher (Jeff Bridges), who wastes no time in giving Nick a crash course in afterlife policing. With the ranks of the dead about to make a final stand to take over the world, the pair soon set about protecting the living by cleaning up the streets - one soul at a time.