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The Blues Brothers (1980)

R 1980-06-16 (US) MusicComedyActionCrime 2h 13m
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They'll never get caught. They're on a mission from God.


Jake Blues, just released from prison, puts his old band back together to save the Catholic home where he and his brother Elwood were raised.

  1. John Landis

    Director, Writer

  2. Dan Aykroyd


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dan Aykroyd

    Dan Aykroyd

    Elwood Blues

  2. John Belushi

    John Belushi

    'Joliet' Jake Blues

  3. James Brown

    James Brown

    Cleophus James

  4. Cab Calloway

    Cab Calloway


  5. Ray Charles

    Ray Charles


  6. Aretha Franklin

    Aretha Franklin

    Mrs. Murphy

  7. Steve Cropper

    Steve Cropper

    Steve 'The Colonel' Cropper

  8. Donald 'Duck' Dunn

    Donald 'Duck' Dunn

    Donald 'Duck' Dunn

  9. Murphy Dunne

    Murphy Dunne

    Murphy 'Murph' Dunne

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The Blues Brothers
The Blues Brothers

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $27,000,000.00

Revenue $115,200,000.00


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