The summer movie season is starting earlier and earlier, with “Iron Man 3” already having officially kicked off this year’s blockbuster bonanza in early May.
But lots of big, loud, explosive and action-filled movies are still headed our way. Here’s a look at what’s in store as the weather heats up, with Hollywood hoping for an even hotter box office (release dates subject to change).
“ R.I.P.D.” — Speaking of “Red,” we’ll see if its director, Robert Schwentke, can turn another offbeat graphic novel into a box-office hit. Ryan Reynolds stars as a recently slain cop who joins a team of undead police officers working in the “Rest in Peace Department” and tries to find the man who murdered him. Jeff Bridges also stars.