Onscreen bank heists are forevermore perpetrated by dudes in floppy cartoonish caricature masks: Kathryn Bigelow's 100% pure adrenaline masterpiece Point Break was released on this day in 1991.
Who could forget Bodhi and Utah? The cultish on-the-edge-lifestyle worship pre-dating X game culture? The pseudo gay overtones between the two leads masked by surfer lingo and punctuated by long awkward breath-holding, lingering stares and overcompensating masculine bravado? And all of it wrapped up in a cinematic love letter to California's pacific steez.
Here's some fun trivia: Matthew Broderick was originally offered the role of Johnny Utah! Thank Buddah they gave it to Keanu - his best film ever by a long shot.
"Babes. The correct term is babes, Sir." Happy 20th birthday, Point Break.