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The Resource The Blues Brothers, a Universal picture ; written by Dan Aykroyd and John Landis ; produced by Robert K. Weiss ; directed by John Landis

The Blues Brothers, a Universal picture ; written by Dan Aykroyd and John Landis ; produced by Robert K. Weiss ; directed by John Landis

Label
The Blues Brothers
Title
The Blues Brothers
Statement of responsibility
a Universal picture ; written by Dan Aykroyd and John Landis ; produced by Robert K. Weiss ; directed by John Landis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spafre
  • eng
Summary
Jake and Elwood Blues, two hoodlum brothers searching for redemption, set out to locate and reenlist the members of their defunct rhythm and blues band in order to raise some honest money
Related
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Stephen M. Katz ; editor, George Folsey, Jr. ; choreographer, Carelton Johnson ; music, Ira Newborn
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English with optional Spanish and French subtitles
PerformerNote
John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, James Brown, Cab Calloway, Ray Charles, Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Henry Gibson, The Blues Brothers Band
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1907-1994
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Landis, John
  • Belushi, John
  • Aykroyd, Dan
  • Calloway, Cab
  • Fisher, Carrie
  • Kenny, J. M.
  • Universal Pictures Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
  • Blues Brothers Band
Runtime
148
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Videodiscs
Technique
live action
Label
The Blues Brothers, a Universal picture ; written by Dan Aykroyd and John Landis ; produced by Robert K. Weiss ; directed by John Landis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Anamorphic widescreen, Dolby surround
  • Includes 12 min. of footage that was not in the theatrical release
  • Includes The story behind the making of The Blues Brothers / written, produced, and directed by Joseph "JM" Kenny
  • Includes production photographs, notes, and original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
863338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (148 min.)
Isbn
9780783228044
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 863338
  • (OCoLC)39866374
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Blues Brothers, a Universal picture ; written by Dan Aykroyd and John Landis ; produced by Robert K. Weiss ; directed by John Landis
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1980
  • Anamorphic widescreen, Dolby surround
  • Includes 12 min. of footage that was not in the theatrical release
  • Includes The story behind the making of The Blues Brothers / written, produced, and directed by Joseph "JM" Kenny
  • Includes production photographs, notes, and original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
863338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's edition
Extent
1 videodisc (148 min.)
Isbn
9780783228044
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20299
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 863338
  • (OCoLC)39866374
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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