Point Break is a 1991 action film directed by Kathryn Bigelow and starring Keanu Reeves, Patrick Swayze and Gary Busey. The story revolves around an FBI agent who goes undercover to catch a gang of bank robbers who may be surfers. The title refers to the surfing term point break. The film was a box office success upon its release, and it has since gathered a cult following. The film also contains notable celebrity cameos including Red Hot Chili Peppers front man Anthony Kiedis and bassist Flea. It was released on July 12, 1991.