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Point Break (1991)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $43,218,387Details
International Box Office $40,313,571Details
Worldwide Box Office $83,531,958
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FBI agent Utah is assigned to Los Angeles, where four bank robbers, who wear rubber masks of former US presidents and call themselves "The Ex-Presidents," have executed a series of successful. Utah and his partner Pappas suspect that the robbers are members of a community of surfers and Utah infiltrates this surfer community.


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Movie Details

Production Budget:$24,000,000
Domestic Releases: July 12th, 1991 (Wide) by 20th Century Fox
MPAA Rating: R for violence, language and brief nudity
Running Time: 120 minutes
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Keywords: Undercover, Surfing, Remade
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Johnny Utah Productions
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast

   Johnny Utah

Supporting Cast

Gary Busey    Pappas
Lori Petty    Tyler
John C. McGinley    FBI Agent Ben Harp
James LeGros    Roach
John Philbin    Nathanial
Bojesse Christopher    Grommet
Julian Reyes    Alvarez
Daniel Beer    Babbit
Chris Pedersen    Bunker
Vincent Klyn    Warchild
Anthony Kiedis    Tone
Dave Olson    Archbold
Lee Tergesen    Rosie
Sydney Walsh    Miss Deer
Christopher Pettiet    "15"
Dino Andino    Psycho-stick
Michael Kopelow    Passion for Slashin'
Matt Archbold    Surf Rat/Stunt Double, Patrick Swayze
Julie Michaels    Freight Train
Kimberly Martin    Fiberglass
Mike Genovese    Corey
Jack Kehler    Halsey
Galyn Gorg    Margarita
Raymond Forchion    Neighbor
Betsy Lynn George    Girl at Party
Shannon Brook    Fast Food Girl
Gloria Mann    Fierce Woman
Ping Wu    Dispatcher
Jared Chandler    Pilot
John Apicella    Security Guard
Richard Grove    Cullen
Anthony Mangano    Off-duty Cop
Deborah Lemen    Miss Jennings
Mick Regan    Mr. Duggan
Randy Walker    Combat Alley Supervisor
Marsha L. Carter    FBI Receptionist
Sedrick J. Azurdia    Fruit Vendor
Peter Phelps    Australian Surfer
Gary Roberts    Australian Cop
Owen Rutledge    Australian Cop
Tom Sizemore (uncredited)*    D.E.A. Agent Deets

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Production and Technical Credits

Peter Abrams    Producer
Robert L. Levy    Producer
Rick King    Story Creator
W. Peter Iliff    Story Creator
James Cameron    Executive Producer
Donald Peterman    Director of Photography
Peter Jamison    Production Designer
Howard Smith    Editor
Mark Isham    Composer
Gary Goetzman    Music Supervisor
Sharon Boyle    Music Supervisor
Rick King    Co-Producer
Michael Rauch    Co-Producer
Herbert W. Gains    Assistant Director
Glenn Wilder    Second Unit Director
Gary Daigler    Production Manager
Burt Bluestein    Production Manager
Pamela Marcotte    Art Director
Linda Spheeris    Set Decorator
Steve Yaconelli    Second Unit Photography
Colby P. Bart    Costume Supervisor
Louis Infante    Costume Supervisor
Scott Conrad    Additional Editor
Bert Lovitt    Additional Editor
David R.B. MacMillan    Production Sound Mixer
Donald O. Mitchell    Re-recording Mixer
Robert Beemer    Re-recording Mixer
Greg P. Russell    Re-recording Mixer
David A. Whittaker    Sound Editor
Donald Flick    Sound Editor
David Bartlett    Sound Editor
Joel Valentine    Sound Editor
Stephen Hunter Flick    Sound Effects Editor
John Dunn    Sound Effects Editor
Jim Weidman    Music Editor
Wes Dawn    Makeup
Greg LaCava    Makeup
Paul Abascal    Hairstylisy
Dino Ganziano    Additional Hairstylist
Kathy Nelson    Music Supervisor
Kevin Hunter    Song "I Will Not Fall" words and music
Brian McLeod    Song "I Will Not Fall" words and music
Anders Rundblad    Song "I Will Not Fall" words and music
Jeff Trott    Song "I Will Not Fall" words and music
W. Peter Iliff    Screenwriter
Richard Pagano    Casting Director
Sharon Bialy    Casting Director
Glenn Wilder    Stunt Coordinator

The bold credits above the line are the "above-the-line" credits, the other the "below-the-line" credits.

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/07/12 4 $8,514,616   1,615 $5,272   $8,514,616 1
1991/07/19 7 $5,743,397 -33% 1,625 $3,534   $18,559,671 2
1991/07/26 8 $4,063,649 -29% 1,575 $2,580   $25,800,218 3

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1991/07/12 4 $12,816,274   1,615 $7,936   $12,816,274 1
1991/07/19 7 $8,920,295 -30% 1,625 $5,489   $21,736,569 2

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records