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Gerard Butler: Dropping ‘Point Break’ Leaves Film in Lurch

Gerard Butler has dropped out of Point Break, the remake of the 1991 surf-crime thriller that starred Patrick Swayze. Citing both creative differences and a scheduling conflict, he is essentially leaving the film in a bit of a lurch–without a big name star. It seems Point Break is set to begin filming in June and Butler is scheduled to begin …

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Point Break Remake to Star Gerald Butler as Bodhi

At the end of Point Break, undercover FBI agent Johnny Utah (Keanu Reeves) finally finds Bodhi (Patrick Swayze) after he escaped from the police. Utah screams through the pouring rain, “I’ve been to every city in Mexico. I came across an unclaimed piece of meat in Baja, turned out to be Rosie. I guessed he picked a knife fight with …

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Gerard Butler In Talks To Step Into Swayze Role

Patrick Swayze is best known by many as the all-black-wearing bad boy from “Dirty Dancing”; as Johnny Castle, he stole our hearts in the ’80s by dancing his way across a rain-slicked log to teach Baby a thing or two about fear. But for some, his best role didn’t involve dancing at all, but rather rubber president masks. Swayze’s role …

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