'Point Break' to Be Remade by Alcon and Warner Bros. 3:56 PM PDT 9/12/2011 by Gregg Kilday The Hollywood Reporter Excerpt: The original 1991 movie, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, starred Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze. Point Break, the 1991 thriller set against the world of surfing, is getting an extreme-sports make-over, courtesy of Alcon Entertainment and Warner Bros. In the original film, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, Keanu Reeves starred as Johnny Utah, an undercover FBI agent looking for a gang of bank robbers, led by Patrick Swayzes Bodhi, amid the Southern California surfing scene. END EXCERPT WTF?! Seriously?