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Point Break (2015)

PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Sport | 25 December 2015 (USA)
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A young FBI agent infiltrates an extraordinary team of extreme sports athletes he suspects of masterminding a string of unprecedented, sophisticated corporate heists.

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Bodhi (as Édgar Ramírez)
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Chowder
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Jeff
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Pascal Al Fariq
Glynis Barber ...
FBI - Head of Investigations
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FBI Dept. Director #1
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FBI Dept. Director #2 (as James LeGros)
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FBI Dept. Director #3
Ronak Patani ...
FBI Technician
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A young FBI agent infiltrates an extraordinary team of extreme sports athletes he suspects of masterminding a string of unprecedented, sophisticated corporate heists. Deep undercover, and with his life in danger, he strives to prove these athletes are the architects of the mind-boggling crimes that are devastating the world's financial markets.

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The FBI doesn't train agents to do this See more »


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Rated PG-13 for violence, thematic material involving perilous activity, some sexuality, language and drug material | See all certifications »

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25 December 2015 (USA)  »

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Punto de quiebre  »

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$105,000,000 (estimated)

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$9,805,000 (USA) (25 December 2015)

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$28,772,222 (USA) (19 February 2016)
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The scene where Utah has the chance to shoot Bodhi and prevent his escape but instead fires the gun towards the sky while screaming in frustration is one of the only "nods" to the original film. In the original Point Break Keanu Reeves makes the same choice after first revealing to Patrick Swayze he is an FBI agent. See more »

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In the scene after Johnny and Bodhi crash their dirtbike's and johnny is talking with Hall and Pappas, Pappas lights a cigarette, then 10 seconds later lights another one. See more »

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Pappas: Have you ever surfed
Johnny Utah: Yeah
Pappas: [points to the squall] But have you ever surfed anything like 'that'
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Enter the Ninja (2016) See more »

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Still Breathing
Written by Cory Todd, Lisa Mongelli and Ian Lasater
Performed by Dig the Kid
Courtesy of Alcon Sleeping Giant
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Point Break (2015)
26 December 2015 | by See all my reviews

I sincerely hope the original Point Break is much different than this lifeless, hippy-dippy, overblown Mountain Dew commercial. I've never seen the original movie, so I have no bias towards it. Based on the movie's own merit's, the Point Break remake is laughably awful. In Point Break, a rookie FBI agent tracks down a group of extreme athletes who go around the world carrying out crimes in unusual and life-threatening ways; they plan to do a series of near- impossible stunts called the Ozaki 8 in hopes of reaching spiritual enlightenment. At least, that was the plot for about ten minutes before the movie devolves into a series of party scenes and surprisingly dull extreme sports clips that could have been easily viewed on YouTube, all set to irritating club music. It takes a special director to make BASE jumping and cliff diving this boring. Ericson Core builds as little suspense as possible in his action set pieces and instead films admittedly well-shot highlights reels for the action scenes. Any sort of suspense conjured up is because of the great cinematography because the characters are so flat and annoying that you almost wish they would get killed off. Everyone in this movie acts stoned out of their mind. All they do is spit faux- philosophical nonsense which gets tiring after the first twenty minutes. It gets laughable towards the end of the movie with lines like "Ideas are strong. But not as strong as a whaling ship," and no amount of context will make that line any less ridiculous. The unbearable dialog, muddled plot and dull characters makes this Point Break remake utterly pointless. If you're not a fan of remakes, this will make you reach your breaking point.


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