News that Gerard Butler may be starring in a Point Break remake has dismayed some fans of the original.
Gerard Butler is rumored to be playing the character of Bodhi in the Point Break remake. In the original film, Bohdi, who was played by Patrick Swayze, was the leader of a gang of surfers that also robbed banks. The movie also starred Keanu Reeves in the role of an FBI detective that infiltrates the surfer gang. The film became a cult classic and features ridiculous gunplay and surfer lingo, reports The Los Angeles Times.
“We cannot allow this to happen: Gerard Butler Might Star In Totally Unnecessary Point Break Remake,” “I want him uncast so bad it’s like acid in my mouth.” and “Apparently someone wants to remake point break. No one can replace the Swayze and Keanu bromance, NO ONE,” are a few of the Twitter comments regarding the Point Break remake.