WATCH: ‘Point Break’ Reboot Trailer

The antagonists in the 1991 version of 'Point Break' were surfers and skydivers; the reboot seems to feature additional extreme sports.     Photo: Warner Bros. Pictures/YouTube

WATCH: ‘Point Break’ Reboot Trailer

Remake of 1991 cult classic surf movie

Production house Alcon on Wednesday released the first trailer for its reboot of the 1991 movie Point Break. The new film stars Edgar Ramirez (as Bodi) and Luke Bracey (as Johnny Utah) and will hit theaters on Christmas Day 2015.

The 1991 original, starring Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze and directed by Kathryn Bigelow, was about an FBI agent who infiltrates a group of surfers moonlighting as bank robbers. If the new trailer is any indication, the 2015 film appears to skew more extreme—featuring free-solo rock climbing, BASE jumping, wingsuit flying, and motorbiking, in addition to skydiving and surfing, which were the main activities of the antagonists in the original.

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Dakota National Parks Underpaid for Bison

To bring herds back within population targets, 1,159 government-owned bison were moved to private owners.     Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Dakota National Parks Underpaid for Bison

Part of population control measure

Hundreds of government-owned bison in the western Dakotas were transferred to private owners last fall, but in many cases, the exchange was far below market value or included no money at all, the Casper Star Tribune reported Wednesday.  

More than 3,000 of the bison were corralled before 1,159 were ultimately removed to bring the herds back within population targets. The rates these bison brought varied across circumstances.

From Custer State Park in North Dakota, 223 bison were auctioned off, fetching $378,425 in proceeds that stayed with the park system. 

An additional 103 bison were removed from Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota in exchange for a $40,000 donation from the Nature Conservancy. This comes to about $390 per bison, well below the established market value of roughly $2,000.

Native American tribes received a total of 833 bison from Badlands National Park and Theodore Roosevelt National Park, according to the Casper Star Tribune. These bison were free of charge with the exception of roundup costs such as feed, labor, and veterinary supplies.

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