Film Movies Written By Dan Aykroyd

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This is a list of films written by Dan Aykroyd, screenwriter. This list of movies written by Dan Aykroyd is alphabetical and can be sorted for other bits of information such as who directed the film and what genre it falls under. These Dan Aykroyd screenplays are not unfinished works; they have all been produced and released somewhere in the world. Any unreleased Dan Aykroyd films are not included on this list. Dan Aykroyd has written some very iconic movies over the years, so if you're trying to find popular Dan Aykroyd films that you haven't seen already then this list is the perfect guide for doing so.

A list made up of movies like Ghostbusters and The Blues Brothers.

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This list includes almost all of Dan Aykroyd's screenplay credits. You can click on the names of the movies Dan Aykroyd wrote in order to find out more about each individual Dan Aykroyd film. Trailers for each movie can also be seen if you click on the video previews for these Dan Aykroyd films. (9 items)
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Blues Brothers 2000 is a 1998 American musical comedy film that is a sequel to 1980's The Blues Brothers, written and produced by John Landis and Dan Aykroyd. Directed by Landis, the film stars Aykroyd and John Goodman, with cameos by many musicians. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Eric Clapton, Aretha Franklin, John Goodman, Dan Aykroyd, James Brown, + more

Initial Release: 1998

Directed by: John Landis

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#25 on Long-Awaited Sequels That Were Most Worth The Wait

#9 on The Best Saturday Night Live Movies

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Coneheads is a 1993 American science fiction comedy film based on the Saturday Night Live sketches about the Coneheads. The film was directed by Steve Barron and produced by Lorne Michaels. It starred Dan Aykroyd and Jane Curtin as Beldar and Prymaat Clorhone, parents of Connie. The film also featured roles and cameos from a number of actors and comedians from shows such as SNL and Seinfeld. While there are some differences, the film mostly follows the same plot as an animated special that was created ten years earlier. Similarities include the Coneheads being stranded on Earth, Beldar working as an appliance repair man, and Connie dating an earthling named Ronnie. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Adam Sandler, Ellen DeGeneres, William Shatner, Dan Aykroyd, David Spade, + more

Initial Release: 1993

Directed by: Steve Barron

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#48 on The Best Movies of 1993

#12 on The Funniest Comedy Movies About Aliens

#27 on The Best and Worst of Adam Sandler

#3 on The Best Saturday Night Live Movies

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Dragnet is a 1987 American buddy cop comedy film written and directed by Tom Mankiewicz in his directorial debut, and starring Dan Aykroyd and Tom Hanks. The film is based on the television crime drama of the same name starring Jack Webb. The screenplay was written by Dan Aykroyd and Alan Zweibel. The original music score by Ira Newborn. Acting as both a parody of and homage to the long-running television series, Aykroyd plays Joe Friday while Hanks plays Pep Streebek, his new partner. Harry Morgan reprises his role from the television series as Bill Gannon, now a Captain and Friday's and Streebek's boss. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Tom Hanks, Dan Aykroyd, Christopher Plummer, Shannon Tweed, Alexandra Paul, + more

Initial Release: 1987

Directed by: Tom Mankiewicz

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#40 on The Best Movies of 1987

#26 on The Best Buddy Cop Movies

#8 on The Funniest Crime Parodies and Spoof Movies, Ranked

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Ghostbusters is a 1984 American sci-fi-fantasy comedy film, directed and produced by Ivan Reitman and written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis. The film stars Bill Murray, Aykroyd, and Ramis as three eccentric parapsychologists in New York City who start a ghost-catching business. Sigourney Weaver and Rick Moranis co-star as a client and her neighbor. The Ghostbusters business booms after initial skepticism, eventually requiring a fourth Ghostbuster, played by Ernie Hudson; but, when an uptown high-rise apartment building becomes the focal point of spirit activity linked to the ancient god Gozer, it threatens to overwhelm the team and the entire world. Originally intended by Aykroyd as a ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Walton, Ron Jeremy, + more

Initial Release: 1984

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

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#20 on The Greatest Soundtracks of All Time

#1 on The Funniest '80s Movies

#10 on 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime

#9 on The Most Rewatchable Movies

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