PointBreak

Vaya con dios, broheims! Time to catch a sick wave and rob some banks with Kathleen Bigelow’s 1991 action crime thriller, Point Break. Although it was remade in 2015 and essentially ripped off plot-wise by the inaugural Fast and the Furious in 2001, there’s only one true original. So, does it hold up? Is this a compelling action film? Or just another cheesy 90s action flick that somehow got elevated into the cultural lexicon? Grab your board, dude, and lets find out!

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Get ready for rush hour! Dutch Director Jan de Bont’s “Die Hard on a Bus” was a humongous success when it was released into theaters in the summer of 1994. Not only did it make big bucks at the box office, it launched the careers of Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock into the stratosphere.  Pop quiz, hotshot: as we enter the summer blockbuster movie season 20 years later, does this action flick still hold up? Are the thrills still there? Listen to this podcast while traveling over 50mph— we’re gonna do our darnedest to find out.