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The Blues Brothers (1980)

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Director: John Landis
Starring: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Cab Calloway


Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.
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Too over the top for its own good, but ultimately rescued by the cast’s charm, director John Landis’ grace, and several soul-stirring musical numbers.
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The Blues Brothers (1980) is part of the franchise: John Landis’s Blues Brothers Duology

Major accolades received by The Blues Brothers (1980)

  • Selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant”.

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