Jack Ryan DVD Release & Cheesy Bacon Dip Recipe! #JackRyanBluRay

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Is it just me, or is it crazy that it is already almost Father’s Day?!  This year just seems to be flying by!  I’m working on planning out how I’m going to celebrate Father’s Day for my wonderful husband, Miles.  What better way than with an action movie marathon – and it’s perfect timing for the release of Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, starring Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, Keira Knightley, and Kenneth Branagh.  This movie is based off the action hero made famous by Tom Clancy.

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Hitting Walmart stores this Tuesday, June 10th, Jack Ryan is the perfect Father’s Day gift, especially with the action Blu-Ray 2-pack that also includes The Italian Job.  This Walmart Exclusive pack is only $12.96 – PLUS it includes a coupon for $15 off sports tickets at Ticketmaster!  (This offer is only valid Tuesday, June 10th through Saturday June 14th ONLY.)  Your husband and/or father will get two great movies, plus will be able to get some sports tickets at a great price – I’m sure any man would love this!

There’s nothing better, even to me, than watching a couple of action movies and enjoying some appetizers.  So I’m sure Miles is going to love his Father’s Day gift this year!

Speaking of appetizers, I have one that I’m sure your husband will enjoy while watching Jack Ryan!  We all love cheese and bacon, right?  How about a Cheesy Bacon Dip!  This is super easy to make and will sure to be a hit during your action movie marathon!

Jack Ryan DVD Release & Cheesy Bacon Dip Recipe! #JackRyanBluRay | Optimistic Mommy

Cheesy Bacon Dip


  • 1 Pound Pasteurized Cheese Product (Such As Velveeta)
  • 4 Ounces Cream Cheese
  • 1 Can (10 Ounces) Tomatoes & Green Chiles
  • Bacon Bits
  • Tortilla Chips, Cut Up Vegetables


  1. Place all of the ingredients in a microwave-safe bowl, except for the tortilla chips and cut-up vegetables.
  2. Microwave on high for 5 minutes until cheese product is melted and well blended, stirring after 3 minutes.
  3. Serve with tortilla chips and cut-up vegetables.  Enjoy!

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Make sure to head to Walmart on June 10th to pick up the #JackRyanBluRay 2-pack; I can’t wait to enjoy watching Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit and The Italian Job while enjoying some of this dip with my husband!


  1. Robin Rue says:

    That dip sounds amazing. My hubby and I snack on stuff like that all the time.

  2. Yep, I wouldn’t mind a delicious crunchy snack while watching that gorgeous actor. Sounds like a good movie too! May head to the cinema to watch it.

  3. kay adeola says:

    Yummy thats the perfect snack.I would watch this movie not really my hubbys type of movie so i may be on my own to watch it lol.

  4. kristimaloney says:

    Okay, while my hubs. is not familiar with Jack Ryan, he does love cheesy dips like the one you’ve created! Yum! (I agree the year is flying by!)

  5. That’s a good looking dip! Definitely looking forward to this movie!!

  6. Terry My Journey With Candida says:

    I think the Cheesy Bacon Dip sounds fantastic. What a great dish to bring to any party.

  7. amanda ripsam says:

    Okay, I’m ofically hungry at 10 pm at night now all I want is cheesy bacon dip.

  8. Yuuuummmy dip! And I’ve never seen this movie but will check it out 🙂

  9. Carly Anderson says:

    Oh yum, this looks amazing!

  10. Jennifer Williams says:

    My boys would love this dip – cheese and bacon are their two favorite things. I will have to check out the movie for my husband – maybe for Father’s Day.

  11. Cheese + Bacon, the perfect combination. Thanks for the recipe!

  12. mail4rosey says:

    Pretty sure that dip would be a huge hit at our house. That $15 off deal is pretty good!

  13. I don’t keep up on what movies come out but this one looks really good! We loved the Italian Job. Thanks for sharing. and the dip recipe looks super yummy!

  14. MamaMommyMom says:

    The bacon addition sounds yummy!

  15. My husband is so excited for this movie! And I bet he’d love that dip!!

  16. My husband has loved all of these movies but has not seen this one yet. He is a big fan of Tom Clancy. I might have to stop by Walmart and pick this up. The cheese dip looks amazing too!

  17. Liz @ A Nut in a Nutshell says:

    Now we’re talking the perfect movie snack. That looks delicious!

  18. Oh yum now that sounds like some tasty dip – perfect for any movie I would say 😉 x

  19. TouristMeetsTraveler says:

    The cheesy bacon dip looks like it would taste amazing, I need to try it.

  20. Rebecca Bryant says:

    Haven’t seen the previews for this movie looks good and that cheese dip looks yummy.

  21. Looks like an awesome dip. I’d love to try this one!

  22. The cheesy bacon dip looks nice. Very cheesy and delicious. I bet it went well with the chips.

  23. I’ve never tried making any home made dips. This one looks delicious, I wouldn’t mind giving it a shot.

  24. You had me at the bacon dip! Bacon makes everything better, but add in Jack Ryan, what a pair!

  25. I am not the cheese or bacon fan, but my other family members would love that dip!

  26. Ohhh those nachos seems really good to eat as we watch some movies.

  27. I love dips! We plan on watching this dvd and having some yummies!

  28. Motivating Mommy says:

    I have never thought of adding bacon to my queso that seems like a really good idea.

  29. Lawna Young says:

    Okay, that cheesy bacon dip looks amazing! I bet my hubs would really enjoy that movie.

  30. Anne Newsome says:

    Perfect guy movie AND food!! LOL

  31. Nicole E. says:

    The did looks delicious! I have this movie on my Netflix list, it looks good!

  32. April Mims says:

    I’m sure my husband would love that cheesy bacon dip and the movie!

  33. TheNewClassy says:

    I have to say, that Cheesy Bacon dip looks yummy! That movie looks like something that the hubs and I would like, too.

  34. Babita@BabsProjects says:

    We have watched the original Jack Ryan movie with Harrison Ford, but haven’t see this one. I have to say cheese dip looks very tempting even though I don’t eat bacon.

  35. My husband would love this. Perfect for game day.

  36. Who doesn’t love cheese and bacon? This would go great on a baked potato!

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