The Blues Brothers is a musical comedy film directed by John Landis who In
1978, directed his first film for Universal Studios,National Lampoon’s Animal
House. The Blues Brothers starred John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd and
featured musical numbers by R&B and soul signers James Brown, Cab
Calloway,Aretha Franklin, and Ray Charles.The movie received generally
good reviews and earned just under $5 million in its opening weekend and
went on to gross $115.2 million worldwide.