Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.
Elwood has shown up in a used Plymouth police car after having traded in their old Cadillac for a microphone.
Released: 20 June 1980 (USA)
Runtime: 133 min
Director: John Landis
Writers: Dan Aykroyd, John Landis
Stars: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd
Jake: What’s this?
Jake: This car. This stupid car! Where’s the Cadillac?
[Elwood doesn’t answer]
Jake: The Caddy! Where’s the Caddy?
Elwood: The what?
Jake: The Cadillac we used to have. The Bluesmobile!
Elwood: I traded it.
Jake: You traded the Bluesmobile for this?
Elwood: No, for a microphone.
Jake: A microphone?
Jake: Okay I can see that. What the hell is this?
Elwood: This was a bargain. I picked it up at the Mount Prospect city police auction last spring. It’s an old Mount Prospect police car. They were practically giving ’em away.
Jake: Well thank you, pal. The day I get outta prison, my own brother picks me up in a *police* car!
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