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The Blues Brothers

THE BLUES BROTHERS is a monument to waste, noise and misplaced cool, but it does have its engagingly nutty moments. The premise for this $30 million flick is that blue-eyed soul brothers Jake and Elwood (John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd) need to raise $5,000 f… (more)

Released: 1980

Rating: R

User Rating:4.82 out of 5 (34 ratings)

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  • Released: 1980
  • Rating: R
  • User Rating:4.82 out of 5 (34 ratings)
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  • Review: THE BLUES BROTHERS is a monument to waste, noise and misplaced cool, but it does have its engagingly nutty moments. The premise for this $30 million flick is that blue-eyed soul brothers Jake and Elwood (John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd) need to raise $5,000 f… (more)

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