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Point Break Movie Review Summary

Actors: Keanu Reeves, Patrick Swayze

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An FBI agent goes undercover as a surfer to catch a group of bankrobbing surfers. He finds a local surfer girl, who just so happens to hang out with the the robbers, to teach him to surf. Throughout the course of their teaching and learning they fall in love.
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The agent infiltrates the surfers, gains their trust and joins their gang. After helping them rob a bank, the agent now has enough evidence to arrest them.

However, before he can do anything, the gang finds out who he is. They kidnap his girlfriend to blackmail him into helping them make one last score before escaping out of the country.

The agent helps them rob another bank. They board a plane and skydive out, landing in the desert, to meet a getaway driver.

After a hard landing the agent is injured and unable to pursue the robbers, but his girlfriend is released to back to unharmed.

The agent catches up with the gang leader in Australia, where he'd planned to ride a huge wave.

Knowing that there's no way he'll survive the ride, the agent allows the surfer to go out and catch one last wave.
The review of this Movie prepared by Brandon Swenson




A cop investigating a series of bank robberies is sent to infiltrate a group of surfers, who might be the bank robbers.
The review of this Movie prepared by Jack Bauer



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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 25%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 45% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes Criminal enemy is...    -   stolen goods organization    -   robber

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   police/lawman Age:    -   20's-30's Nudity    -   Chest Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)

Setting

United States    -   Yes The US:    -   West    -   California Water?    -   Yes Air?    -   Yes Air:    -   parachuting    -   parachuting w/o parachute City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   non-gory references to death/punishment    -   gory visuals of deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing    -   seeing breasts    -   seeing nude male butt    -   seeing full frontal--women    -   sex under blankets Kind of violence:    -   hand to hand    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   dropped from large heights    -   drowned    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing    -   A lot of foul language

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