It’s been a few years, and there’s still not a lot going on 40 kilometers from nowhere. But that’s all about to change as the fine folks of Dog River, Saskatchewan face their biggest crisis ever. Brent and the gang discover that the town’s been badly mismanaged, leaving residents with little choice but to pack up and leave. As residents make one last rally to save Dog River as they know it, they discover a devious plan by a corporate chain that would change life for Dog Riverites forever.
Headlined by creator, comedian, writter and show runner Brent Butt, Corner Gas: The Movie stars the entire original ensemble cast including Gabrielle Miller, Eric Peterson, Fred Ewanuick, Janet Wright, Lorne Cardinal, Tara Spencer-Nairn, and Nancy Robertson. Written by Brent Butt, Andrew Carr, and Andrew Wreggitt, the movie is directed by David Storey, who served as key director on the series.
Corner Gas: The Movie is developed and produced by Prairie Pants Productions, comprised of executive producers Virginia Thompson (Vérité Films), Brent Butt and David Storey (335 Productions). Consulting producers were Robert de Lint (Vérité Films) and Janice Dawe.