The Blues Brothers(Movie, 1980)

| 2h 13min | Genres: Music, Comedy, Action, Crime
The Blues BrothersRating: 3.9/5 (with 14631,463 votes)
The Blues Brothers is a 1980 American musical comedy film directed by John Landis. It stars John Belushi as 'Joliet' Jake Blues and Dan Aykroyd as his brother Elwood, characters developed from the recurring musical sketch "The Blues Brothers" on NBC variety series Saturday Night Live. The film is set in and around Chicago, Illinois, where it was filmed, and the screenplay was written by Aykroyd and Landis. It features musical numbers by rhythm and blues (R&B), soul, and blues singers James Brown, Cab Calloway, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Chaka Khan, and John Lee Hooker. It features non-musical supporting performances by ()
Movie poster of The Blues Brothers

Where to watch The Blues Brothers (cinema/streaming/download)?

"The Blues Brothers" is currently available on 2 providers. The Blues Brothers can be rented on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (SD/HD/4K) or purchased on Amazon Instant Video and Apple / iTunes Store (as a download from the website or as a Blu-ray Disc/DVD).

Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 2h 28min
Amazon Instant Video
Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English [CC]
Apple / iTunes Store
Duration: 2h 28min
Also available at on: DVD Blu-ray

About The Blues Brothers

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

Trailer for The Blues Brothers + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

The Blues Brothers Official Trailer #1(Trailer, 4:31)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 29 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Indonesian (ID), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 06/16/1980
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"The Blues Brothers - EC"
"The Blues Brothers: Granujas a todo ritmo"
"Los Hermanos Caradura"
"Blues Brothers"
"Blues Brothers, The (1980)"
"The Blues Brothers (Extended Version)"
Budget: 27,000,000 USD
Revenue: 115,229,890 USD (= 427%)

2 movies in the The Blues Brothers Collection

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:3563, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 03/07/2021