According to the Hollywood reporter, the 1991 flick is getting an extreme makeover. In the original film, directed by Kathryn Bigelow, Keanu Reeves starred as Johnny Utah, an undercover FBI agent looking for a gang of bank robbers. This group was led by Patrick Swayze as Bodhi, and all within the confides of the Southern California surfing scene. Now the new version, with a screenplay by Kurt Wimmer (Salt), will be set in the world of international extreme sports and also involve an FBI agent.
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