Fanbase Feature: 30th Anniversary Retrospective on ‘Point Break’ (1991)

As a special feature of The Fanbase Weekly podcast, the Fanbase Feature focuses on and celebrates a specific element of geek culture.


In this Fanbase Feature, The Fanbase Weekly co-hosts Bryant Dillon and Claire Thorne participate in a thorough discussion regarding Point Break (1991) in light of the film's 30th anniversary, with topics including the whether the film is a "good" or "bad" movie, the worldview of the bank-robbing "Ex-Presidents," the unique and seductive relationship between Swayze's Bodhi and Keanu Reevers' Johnny Utah, and more. (Beware: SPOILERS for Point Break abound in this panel discussion!)



Cast members
: Claire Thorne (The Fanbase Weekly Co-Host, A Geek's Guide to Cross-Stitch: Journeys in Space Creator, The POPSKL Podcast Group) and Bryant Dillon (Fanbase Press President, writer - Something Animal, Identity Thief)


This month's sponsor: This episode of The Fanbase Weekly Podcast is sponsored by the Dreamer Comics Podcast, which is now recording on Stereo. The Dreamer Comics Podcast talks about the process of how comics are made. Each week, they interview a different writer, penciler, inker, colorist, editor, letterer, marketer, or you name it - as long as they break down their craft. Check out their live shows on the app Stereo by going to stereo.com/omarspahi.


 






The Fanbase Weekly
Theme Song Written and Performed by
: Adam WarRock

The Fanbase Weekly Theme Song Produced by: Mikal kHill

Episode Photo by: Bryant Dillon


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