Strange Brew

Movies, Comedy

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In their quest for free beer, bumbling Canadian brothers Bob (Rick Moranis) and Doug McKenzie (Dave Thomas) wind up working at the Elsinore Brewery. The hapless lads uncover a sinister mind-control plot spearheaded by Brewmeister Smith (Max von Sydow) and must stop the scheme, which also involves Uncle Claude (Paul Dooley), a member of the Elsinore family. As Bob and Doug try to prevent Smith from taking over the world, they also manage to drink plenty of their favorite sudsy beverage.

Release details

Rated: PG
Release date: Friday August 19 1983
Duration: 90 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Dave Thomas, Rick Moranis
Screenwriter: Rick Moranis, Dave Thomas, Steven de Jarnatt
Cast: Dave Thomas
Rick Moranis
Max von Sydow
Paul Dooley
Lynne Griffin
Angus MacInnes
Tom Harvey
Douglas Campbell
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