If you were an avid fan of the American late-night live TV sketch comedy Saturday Night Live then you are probably familiar with these two characters featured in this selection of Blues Brothers Posters, John Belushi and Dan Akroyd. The famous comedy actors who founded the American blues and soul revivalist band Blues Brothers in 1978 as part of a musical sketch on Saturday Night Live. Belushi and Aykroyd fronted the band as lead vocalist "Joliet" Jake Blues and harmonica player/backing vocalist Elwood Blues respectively. Blues Brothers was composed of well-known and respected musicians and made its debut as musical guests on the April 22, 1978 in an episode of Saturday Night Live.
The Saturday Night Live skit Blues Brothers was eventually made into a Hollywood film. Our amazing collection of Blues Brothers Posters is a rare memorabilia of the first film adapted from the popular Saturday Night Live sketches, The Blues Brothers. This musical comedy film from 1980 directed by John Landis starred Blues Brothers band led by John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd . The movie featured musical numbers by R&B and soul singers James Brown, Cab Calloway, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, and John Lee Hooker. The movie is about the paroled convict Jake Blues who puts together his old band with his brother Elwood (Aykroyd) on their mission from God to save from foreclosure the catholic home where they were raised. Worthy of note are the car chases involving the Bluesmobile, a 1974 Dodge Monaco sedan that was prominently featured in the film. The film was released on June 20, 1980 and generally received positive reviews from film critics.
If Blues Brothers is one of your favorite movie classic, then you are going to love our Blues Brothers Posters. This array of Blues Brothers Posters captured some of unforgettable scenes and famous quotes in the movie. You can also have fun with our hippie Blues Brothers Blacklight Poster. If you are a movie classic poster collector then you definitely should not miss out on these high quality Blues Brothers Posters. These great movie posters are just one of the high quality cheap posters we offer at sale prices you'll rarely find.