Patrick Swayze

Gerard Butler to Take Over Patrick Swayze's Role in the 'Point Break' Remake

by Nick Romano January 9, 2014 @ 8:44 AM
Twentieth Century Fox
As we previously reported, 20th Century Fox has plans in the works to remake 'Point Break,' the classic undercover-agent movie that starred Keanu Reeves as he worked to infiltrate a gang of bank robbers/surfers led by Patrick Swayze. But who is the right fit to assume one of these roles, you ask? The answer, according to the studio, is 'Olympus Has Fallen' action star Gerard Butler.

Paramount Conjures 'Ghost' TV Series by 'Fringe' Writers, Because Of Course It Does

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 12, 2013 @ 5:17 PM
Throw another movie franchise on the TV remake pile, as it seems Paramount Television looks to resurrect Patrick Swayze classic 'Ghost' on the small screen. 'Fringe' alumni Jeff Pinkner and Akiva Goldsman have been tasked with conjuring a pilot for the latest TV reboot, but what network would a potential 'Ghost' TV series land on?

See the Cast of 'Ghost' Then and Now

by Britt Hayes October 22, 2013 @ 8:16 AM
Released in 1990, 'Ghost' starred Patrick Swayze as Sam Wheat, a man who dies as a result of a mugging gone awry, but his love for his fiance allows him to remain on Earth as a ghost. With the help of a psychic, Sam tries to avenge his death and reconnect with his fiance to resolve lingering issues before he moves on to the afterlife. Twenty-three years later, we revisit the cast of the film and see where they are now.

Script for 'Road House' Remake Starring Guy Fieri for Sale on Craigslist

by Britt Hayes August 9, 2012 @ 2:30 PM
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If you're a studio executive with cash to spare, someone is selling a 'Road House' remake script on Craigslist. But that's not all -- the writer would like TV personality Guy "I wear sunglasses on the back of my head because I have never known real love" Fieri to star in this thing, and has even offered a sample of the opening scene, which is about as douchey as you can imagine.