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The 7 - Movies & TV - You can officially add POINT BREAK to the list of remakes you never thought you would see.
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#1 Posted on 13.9.11 0921.45
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http://www.deadline.com/2011/09/alcon-entertainment-reboots-point-break/#comment-1045473

Well, technically, The Fast and the Furious was a remake (exact, same story) of Point Break, but now we're getting an actually named POINT BREAK remake.

I hate the movie biz.
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#2 Posted on 13.9.11 0925.31
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Someone posted the following to Edgar Wright on Twitter:

@LahmHeinze Tonic Boom
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@edgarwright. I hope the Point Break remake has the two leads bonding over Hot Fuzz.

Me too.
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#3 Posted on 13.9.11 1639.35
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Why??

Has it even been twenty years since Point Break came out? And I love me some Point Break, but it ain't exactly Shakespeare.
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#4 Posted on 13.9.11 1639.35
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Why??

Has it even been twenty years since Point Break came out? And I love me some Point Break, but it ain't exactly Shakespeare.
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#5 Posted on 13.9.11 1641.27
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It has indeed been 20-ish years since Point Break came out: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0102685/
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#6 Posted on 14.9.11 0722.14
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We can only hope that Tom Haverford will be playing BOTH roles.
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#7 Posted on 14.9.11 0804.55
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If Vin Diesel comes anywhere close to this script, I think it'll be justified to let Hollywood float off into the sea forever.

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#8 Posted on 14.9.11 1709.00
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Simon Pegg summed it up quite nicely.

    Originally posted by Simon Pegg's twitter
    I'm hearing word of a Point Break remake. When I finish writing this tweet, I will sigh heavily, close my eyes and shake my head.


http://twitter.com/#!/simonpegg/status/113675160296501248
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