The Blues Brothers
Released
1980
Directed by
John Landis
Tagline
They're Back.
The Most Dangerous Combination Since Nitro and Glycerine.
They'll never get caught. They're on a mission from God.
Produced by
Robert K. Weiss
Screenplay by
Dan Aykroyd
John Landis
Actors
Carrie Fisher
Aretha Franklin
Steven Spielberg
Ray Charles
Dan Aykroyd
James Brown
John Belushi
John Candy
Chaka Khan
Joe Walsh
Paul Reubens
Mr. T
John Lee Hooker
Twiggy
John Landis
Frank Oz
Henry Gibson
James Avery
Steve Lawrence
Steve Cropper
Cab Calloway
Charles Napier
Kathleen Freeman
Donald Dunn
Matt Murphy
Willie "Big Eyes" Smith
Big Walter Horton
Ralph Foody
James DuMont
Alan Rubin
Murphy Dunne
Steven Williams
Lou Marini
Lou Perryman
Carolyn Franklin
Leonard R. Garner
Jr.
Stephen Bishop
Pinetop Perkins
Edward Donno
Curt Clendenin
Paul Butler
Gary Houston
Ben Piazza
Jeff Morris
Judith Belushi Pisano
Jeff Cahill
Norman Matlock
De'voreaux White
Luther Johnson
Gene Janson
Willie Hall
Gerald C. Walling
Layne Britton
Rosie Shuster
Janine King
Raven De La Croix
Tom Malone
Jack Orend
John Ring
Charles Mountain
Stan Mazin
Michael Klenfner
Bill Telfer
Armand Cerami
Sean Hayden
Walter Levine
Tom Erhart
Calvin "Fuzz" Jones
Wally Engelhardt
Gary McLarty
Cindy Fisher
Sheilah Wells
Toni Fleming
Paul Swearingen
Dean Hill
Kristi Oleson
Shirley Levine Landis
Blair Burrows
Vicki Petite
Elizabeth Hoy
Brenda Bryant
Leonard Daniels
Jack Callahan
Gil Pearson
Steven Rozic
Gwen Banta
Margaret Branch
Kevin Huotari
Steve Cruz
Gene Schuldt
Andrew Goodman
J. Bernard Walton
Lemetrius Daniels
Joe Cuttone
Lari Taylor
Russ Bruzek
Gary Patzik
Tony Farella
Aaron Jais
Eugene J. Anthony
Butch Williams
Alonzo Atkins
Babatunde Myers
Tony M. Conde
Netflix Rating
R (USA)
Rated
R (USA)
UK: 15
Netflix Genre
Comedy
Action Comedies
Contemporary Movie Musicals
Cult Comedies
Saturday Night Live
Blockbusters
Blu-ray
Netflix Format
DVD and Blu-ray
Genres
Music
Screwball comedy
Crime Fiction
Cult film
Musical
Adventure Film
Action Film
Comedy
Comedy music
Sequel
Blues Brothers 2000
Category
Film

The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers is a 1980 American musical comedy film directed by John Landis and starring John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd as "Joliet" Jake and Elwood Blues, characters developed from "The Blues Brothers" musical sketch on the NBC variety series Saturday Night Live. It features musical numbers by rhythm and blues, soul, and blues singers James Brown, Cab Calloway, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, and John Lee Hooker. The film is set in and around Chicago, Illinois, where ... more on Wikipedia

FANS OF The Blues Brothers ALSO LIKE

The Blues Brothers IS LISTED ON

#96 of 624
215.7k VOTES The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies Men are 3x more likely to vote for this
#43 of 571
538.5k VOTES The Greatest Movies Of The 1980s, Ranked People under 30 are 2x more likely to vote for this
#126 of 6,106
5.8M VOTES The Best Movies Of All Time People who voted for The Blues Brothers on this list also upvote Jack Nicholson on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History
#47 of 457
404k VOTES The Best Duos of All Time Men are 2x more likely to vote for this
List of All Cult Classic Movies Famous Movies Filmed in Illinois List of All Road Movies List of Films Scored By Elmer Bernstein Famous Movies Filmed in Chicago List Of All Buddy Movies List of All Movies Released in 1980