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Strange Brew (1983)

PG
90 min | Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi

Canada's most famous hosers, Bob and Doug McKenzie, get jobs at the Elsinore Brewery, only to learn that something is rotten with the state of it.
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$4,000,000
Opening weekend
$1,913,389
Gross (US & Canada)
$8,571,374
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$8,571,374
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Aug 26, 1983 (United States)
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40 cast members
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Dave Thomas
Doug McKenzie Doug McKenzie   See fewer
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Rick Moranis
Bob McKenzie Bob McKenzie   See fewer
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Max von Sydow
Brewmeister Smith (as Max Von Sydow) Brewmeister Smith (as Max Von Sydow)   See fewer
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Paul Dooley
Claude Elsinore Claude Elsinore   See fewer
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Lynne Griffin
Pam Elsinore Pam Elsinore   See fewer
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Angus MacInnes
Jean LaRose Jean LaRose   See fewer
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Tom Harvey
The Inspector The Inspector   See fewer
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Douglas Campbell
Henry Green Henry Green   See fewer
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Len Doncheff
Jack Hawkland Jack Hawkland   See fewer
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Thick Wilson
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Robert Windsor
Bailiff Bailiff   See fewer
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Sid Lynas
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Ron James
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Dora Dainton
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David Clement
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Paddy Sampson
Pensioner Pensioner   See fewer
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Roger Dunn
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Diane Douglass
Receptionist Receptionist   See fewer
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Eric House
John Elsinore John Elsinore   See fewer
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J. Winston Carroll
Fire Chief Fire Chief   See fewer
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James Conroy
Bald Con Bald Con   See fewer
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Glenn Beck
Prison Guard Prison Guard   See fewer
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Desh Bandhu
Parking Attendant Parking Attendant   See fewer
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Ilija Ilijevski
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David Rigby
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Denis Forest
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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John Kelly
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Dick Grant
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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George Stinton
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Thom Bell
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John Stoneham Sr.
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Buddy the Dog
Hosehead the Dog Hosehead the Dog   See fewer
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Mel Blanc
Voice of Mr. McKenzie (voice) Voice of Mr. McKenzie (voice)   See fewer
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Marshall Perlmuter
Janitor in Brewery (uncredited) Janitor in Brewery (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 14,846 votes