The Blues Brothers (1980)
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A classic movie, and great soundtrack.
Original, but not as fun as its cult following suggest it to be. The over-the-top approach to everything from overstaged dance and song acts to car crash demolition orgies starts getting tiresome towards the end of its long running time. I like what they are trying to do, though, and there are some good laughs scattered around.
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This movie ranks #14 in IMDb's Musical Top 50
This movie ranks #20 in IMDb's Music Top 50
This movie ranks #48 in IMDb's 1980s Top 50
This movie ranks #53 in BBC's The 100 Greatest Comedies of All Time
This movie ranks #115 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
This movie ranks #129 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
This movie ranks #152 in FOK!'s Film Top 250
This movie ranks #246 in Emma Beare's 501 Must-See Movies
This movie ranks #258 in Empire's The 500 Greatest Movies of All Time
This movie ranks #589 in Box Office Mojo's All Time Adjusted Box Office
This movie ranks #833 in Library of Congress's National Film Registry