R | | Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Jake Blues, just out from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and brother Elwood were raised.
The original trailer for the film contains scenes that were not included in either the original release or the Extended Edition DVD. Among these is a scene in which Curtis asks the Brothers "How are you gonna get $5,000 in eleven days without ripping off somebody?"
Prison Guard #1:
Yeah, the Assistant Warden wants this one out of the block early. Wants to get it over with fast.
Prison Guard #2: Okay, let's do it.
Prison Guard #1: Hey come on, it's time to wake up.
Prison Guard #2: Wake up. Let's go, it's time.
During the police chase, a number of the crashed cars do not have anyone riding in them.
Woman on the Cutting Room Floor
The Collectors' Edition on DVD runs 18 minutes longer than the original release and includes the following expanded or newly added scenes:
$4,858,152 (USA) (22 June 1980)
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