Action figures based on one of the bestselling manga franchises in history, naruto shippuden. See more ideas about bob, rick moranis and canadian things. In honor of bob and doug mckenzies canadian adventures, here are some. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from bob and doug mckenzie. If you have questions, please ask before purchasing. The comedy duo is played by rick moranis and dave thomas.
The mckenzie brothers beerswilling, baconmunching, hockeyloving canadian stereotypes were played by rick moranis and dave thomas, and started as improvised filler material on the sketch comedy show sctv. The shtick is that the mckenzie brothers are lazy, beerswilling dimwits who focus on canadian culture and rely heavily on slang interjections and putdowns like take off, beauty, eh. Bob and doug mckenzie rick moranis and dave thomas from sctv perform the 12 days of christmas from their album great white north. Items in the worthopedia are obtained exclusively from licensors and partners solely for our members research needs.
Twelve days of christmas performed by bob and doug mckenzie. One song, take off, featured geddy lee, a canadian rocker from the band, rush. Was a tie in to the film strange brew book is in great shape, no writing, rip, tears. High quality bob doug mckenzie gifts and merchandise. Jul 06, 2012 a must for any book collector a beershaped book. Lots of photos and comedy bits plus original art and so much more. Bob and doug mckenzie are a pair of fictional canadian brothers who hosted great white. What players rick moranis and dave thomas created was a satire of it, but bob and doug became so much more. On march 24, 2020, a statue of bob and doug mckenzie was erected in edmonton, alberta.
Back in 1983, bob and doug mckenzie of strange brew and sctv fame were all the rage. Sctvs bob and doug mckenzie statues unveiled in canada film. Bob is played by rick moranis and doug is played by dave thomas. Interesting, and fun to have, but theyre still commercials. The series is a revival of the sctv sketch characters bob and doug mckenzie. Rare 1983 bob and doug mckenzie strange brew beer bottle. The adventures of doug and bob mckenzie in strange brew book 1983first edition. The cult comedy classic strange brew is turning 35 years old. Mar 16, 2019 bob and doug mckenzie, the strange brew comedy duo, introduced americans and many canadians to the phrase take off, you hoser.
Inspired designs on tshirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. The bob and doug mckenzie statues were created by canadian sculptor ritchie velthuis in conjunction with the nonprofit sctv monument committee, and calgarys bronzart casting, along with input. Between their humorous banter, the two introduced some original music. In honor of bob and doug mckenzies canadian adventures, here are some facts about strange brew you hoser.
Only thing is its very slightly curved near the middle because of storage, but. The shows first two seasons aired in canada on private stations run by global, as well as scattered american syndication markets. In 2000 mcfarlane toys released bob and doug mckenzie figures. Latinautor umpg, ascap, latinautor, bmi broadcast music inc. As i said before classic bob and doug mckenzie and its awesome. Its success led to this 1982 spinoff disc, which even went gold in the states and still yields its. More great white north bits from sctv, thats what i wanted, and thats what they should have included. Strange brew is a 1983 canadian comedy film starring the popular sctv characters bob and doug mckenzie, portrayed by dave thomas and rick moranis, who also served as codirectors. This is a beauty album by brothers bob and doug mckenzie. Bob and doug mckenzie live reunion fundraiser event for spinal research took place at the toronto mainstage theatre in downtown toronto, ontario. This documentary tells the special tale of how the mckenzie brothers became a sensation that would become a cherished part of canadas self identity.
The 12 days of christmas, geddy lee singing take off which made no sense, the brothers principals of a school. In 1980, the sctv crew had a request from their broadcaster, the cbc, for distinctively canadian content. Aug 26, 2018 the cult comedy classic strange brew is turning 35 years old. Bob and doug mckenzie are a pair of fictional canadian brothers who hosted great white north, a sketch which was introduced on sctv for the shows third season when it moved to cbc television in 1980. Doug mckenzies alterego, dave thomas, has arguably the best recounting of the mckenzies creation in his excellent 1996 book sctv.
In dave thomass behindthescenes book on sctv, he reports that he and moranis disliked the characters because they felt the network forced the. Besides a cult hit movie, bob and doug also put forth a beershaped book full of. Faced with 2 minutes to fill with canadian content, the classic sketch comedy show sctv drilled deeply into the true nature of the culture with bob rick moranis and doug dave thomas mckenzies instructional program the great white north. Licensed to youtube by umg, anthem entertainment masters on behalf of anthem records inc.
Bob and doug mckenzie were a pair of fictional canadian brothers who hosted the great white north, a sketch which was introduced on sctv for the shows third. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. Portrayed by rick moranis and dave thomas, the duo reunited one last time in a retrospective on the characters and their lasting impact on canadian and american pop culture. Besides a cult hit movie, bob and doug also put forth a beershaped book full of their antics. Watch the video for take off from bob and doug mckenzie s great white north for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. They talk about smokes, back bacon, donuts, and beer which is all well and good. Adventures of bob and doug mckenzie in strange brew. Watch the video for take off from bob and doug mckenzies great white north for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Bob and doug were packaged separately, but their bases and accessories combined to form the stage of their tv show, the great white north. This is classic bob and doug mckenzie and it doesnt get any better than this strange brew is awesome also but lets stay with the great white north. The adventures of doug and bob mckenzie in strange brew.
Actually, you shouldnt smoke, or eat too much salty and fatty food, or drink too much and drive. They were able to take these two dumbass characters and turn them into comedy gold. One night only allstar benefit join canadas greatest comic stars for a once in a lifetime evening of music, comedy and special guests. Save strange brew book mckenzie to get email alerts and updates on your ebay feed. The first season premiered on april 19, 2009, and held the firstseason finale on june 29, 2009. Thomas and moranis to reunite for a new bob and doug mckenzie tv special. You can play this at your christmas parties, or to yourself on christmas eve, if theres nothin else to do. The statue was the result of a collaboration between local sculptor ritchie velthuis, the nonprofit sctv monument committee, and calgarys bronzart casting. One night only allstar benefit join canadas greatest comic stars for a once in a. In addition to the return of bob and doug mckenzie, the sctv benefit will also have dan aykroyd, catherine ohara, eugene levy, joe flaherty and martin short, the latter appearing as jiminy. Rush rocker geddy lee, in chicago for his big beautiful book of bass 22 july 2019. Those kooky canadians, striving to hit all the crtc requirements, were a hit with canadians and americans alike.
Bob and doug initially emerged in an sctv sketch as the sibling hosts of a canadian show called the great white north. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a page. Jun 07, 2017 doug mckenzies alterego, dave thomas, has arguably the best recounting of the mckenzies creation in his excellent 1996 book sctv. Commercials bob and doug did for various canadian companies are also included. Canadas 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. Bob and doug mckenzie started as comedy skit introduced in 1980 on the tv show sctv bob mckenzie is played by rick moranis doug mckenzie is played by dave thomas. The likenesses of the figures to their characters are amazing. Join canadas greatest comic stars for a once in a lifetime evening of music, comedy and special guests. Dec 03, 2012 bob and doug mckenzie rick moranis and dave thomas from sctv perform the 12 days of christmas from their album great white north. Only thing is its very slightly curved near the middle because of storage, but a few hours under a large, heavy book will fix that. The book about the movie about the tv show about the men. As bob and doug mckenzie, moranis and thomas were so popular that they recorded a comedy album called the great white north. The book about the movie about the tv show about the men the book featured pictures of the characters, stills from strange brew, comics, puzzles and much of the characters humor.54 767 1304 410 1332 835 811 1119 355 780 45 378 1299 1556 1567 1439 449 222 705 1373 1290 678 430 1126 476 800 1366 981 844 267 323 224 1450 1249 977 536 724 925