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Margarine Wars

Rating:PG-13
Genre:Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release Date:April 11, 2012
Running time:98 minutes
Cast:Doris Roberts, Robert Loggia, Ron G., Ellen Muth, Dee Wallace
Director:David Rich
Producer:David Rich, Tamara McDaniel, Rusty Case
Writer:David Rich, Scott Walker, Joe Holt

Web Site: http://margarinewars.com/

Description: It's 1967, and Howard Schmear is on his way to make a fresh start for himself as a hippie in San Francisco, when he crashes his VW bus on a country road near a small town in dairy-rich Wisconsin. Penniless and desperate to get his vehicle fixed, Howard has no choice but to earn money working for the man who caused the accident, a fourth generation butter farmer named Melvin. But when Howard discovers that margarine - America's favorite new condiment - is illegal in Melvin's dairy-dependent hometown of Butterfield, and demand for the illicit substance is on the rise, he realizes he's just stumbled onto his literal and figurative cash cow - and Melvin, with his neighborly ways and butter delivery service, is the perfect unwitting accomplice!

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