Released on July 12 of 1991 in the USA, "Point Break" (also known as "Point break, Punto di rottura", "Riders on the Storm", "Gefährliche Brandung") is an Action/Adventure/Crime/Drama/Sport/Thriller film directed by Kathryn Bigelow, and written by W. Peter Iliff (screenplay) . Patrick Swayze is starring, alongside Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey, Lori Petty, John C. McGinley and James LeGros.
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Who directed "Point Break":
Point Break was directed by Kathryn Bigelow, an American director, writer, producer, and actress.
Before making Point Break, Kathryn Bigelow had directed Blue Steel, released in 1990, Near Dark (1987), The Loveless (1982). Since, she directed K-19: The Widowmaker, released in 2002, The Hurt Locker (2008), Zero Dark Thirty (2012).
What was the release date of "Point Break":
Point Break was first released in the United States on Friday, July 12, 1991.. This was twenty-eight (28) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, August 28, 1991 in France; Thursday, September 19, 1991 in Germany; Friday, August 09, 1991 in Spain and on Wednesday, January 01, 1992 in Australia.
What is the cast of "Point Break":
At the casting of Point Break we find Patrick Swayze, previously seen in Ghost (1990) and Next of Kin (1989); Keanu Reeves (I Love You to Death (1990), Parenthood (1989)); Gary Busey (My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys (1991), Hider in the House (1989)) [ more... ]
- Lori Petty and Sydney Walsh also worked together in MacArthur Park, released in 2001.
- Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze also appeared together in Youngblood, released in 1986.
- Gary Busey and Patrick Swayze can also be seen in The Player, released in 1992.
- Bojesse Christopher and Lori Petty also appeared together in Tank Girl, released in 1995.
What is the Storyline of "Point Break":
Johnny Utah (Keanu Reeves), is a rookie FBI agent and former Ohio State quarterback who, with his partner, Angelo Pappas (Gary Busey), are investigating a string of bank robberies by a gang known as the Ex-Presidents. They are called this because they use masks of former Presidents Ronald Reagan, Jimmy Carter, Richard Nixon and Lyndon B. Johnson to disguise their true identities.
Pursuing Pappas' theory that the criminals are surfers, Utah goes undercover to infiltrate the surfing community. Knowing [...]
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