Strange Brew | 1983

Directed by: Rick Moranis , Dave Thomas

Strange Brew Poster

Main Plot

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.


  • Rick Moranis' character, Bob McKenzie, is a beer-loving Canadian who gets involved in a nefarious plot while reviewing breweries.
  • Dave Thomas' character, Doug McKenzie, is one of the main protagonists who gets caught up in a bizarre conspiracy.
  • Max von Sydow's character in Strange Brew is a villainous brewmaster who tries to control the minds of beer drinkers.

Ending Explained

In the ending of Strange Brew, Bob and Doug McKenzie manage to save the day by exposing the evil Brewmeister Smith's plot to control the minds of beer drinkers through tainted brew. They successfully rescue their fellow Canadians and shut down the mind-control operation. As heroes, they are rewarded with free lifetime beer supply and become the new owners of the Elsinore Brewery. Cheers!

Thumbs Down
Rick Moranis Dave Thomas Rick Moranis Dave Thomas Max von Sydow