• 1.

    The movie was almost titled Johnny Utah after Keanu's character name. It was also almost call...

    The movie was almost titled Johnny Utah after Keanu’s character name. It was also almost called Riders on the Storm after the Doors song. (via IMDB)

  • 2.

    Johnny Depp, Matthew Broderick and Charlie Sheen were among the other actors who auditioned for t...

    Johnny Depp, Matthew Broderick and Charlie Sheen were among the other actors who auditioned for the role of Utah.

  • 3.

    Johnny tells Bodhi to meet him at Patrick's Roadhouse, a reference to another great Swayze fi...

    Johnny tells Bodhi to meet him at Patrick’s Roadhouse, a reference to another great Swayze film Road House.

  • 4.

    Elizabeth Berkley had a small role in the movie as "Macrame Girl", but her scene was cut out. (vi...

    Elizabeth Berkley had a small role in the movie as “Macrame Girl”, but her scene was cut out. (via IMDB)

  • 5.

    Kathryn Bigelow, the first woman to win an Oscar from the Best Director category, for the film Th...

    Kathryn Bigelow, the first woman to win an Oscar from the Best Director category, for the film The Hurt Locker, directed Point Break. She beat out Ridley Scott for the job.

  • 6.

    James Cameron was the executive producer on Point Break . Him and Bigelow were married at the time.

    James Cameron was the executive producer on Point Break. Him and Bigelow were married at the time.

  • 7.

    Swayze refused to use a stunt double for the surfing and sky diving scenes. He cracked four ribs ...

    Swayze refused to use a stunt double for the surfing and sky diving scenes. He cracked four ribs and completed 55 jumps from airplanes during filming. (via Cracked)

  • 8.

    You can't actually have a conversation while skydiving. (Thanks, Mythbusters )

    You can’t actually have a conversation while skydiving. (Thanks, Mythbusters)

  • 9.

    The long-rumored sequel was quashed in 2009 (thank god), however Point Break Live! , a theatrical...

    The long-rumored sequel was quashed in 2009 (thank god), however Point Break Live!, a theatrical rendition of the movie where an audience member is chosen to play Johnny Utah each night, was created in 2007. (via Wikipedia)

  • 10.

    The F word is used 105 times. Radical is used at least twice. (via IMDB )

    The F word is used 105 times. Radical is used at least twice. (via IMDB)

  • 11.

    Bonus: Gary Busey actually does enjoy meatball sandwiches.