Film / Kevin of the North

Kevin of the North (retitled Chilly Dogs in the U.S.) is a 2001 Canadian comedy movie directed by Bob Spiers, starring Skeet Ulrich, Natasha Henstridge, Rik Mayall, and Leslie Nielsen.

The story centers around Kevin Manley (Ulrich), a young man who goes to Alaska to claim the inheritance his Grandfather left and finds himself competing in the Iditarod Sled Dog Race.

This film contains examples of:

  • Amoral Attorney: The lawyer who read Kevin's Grandfather's will plots to steal the inheritance.
  • On One Condition: To be allowed to claim the inheritance, Kevin must enter the Iditarod race and make it to the finish line.
  • Sins of Our Fathers: Of our Grandfathers, in this case. The girl Kevin fell in love with hates him because of something that happened between their Grandfathers.