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Saturday Night Live (1975) (TV Series)

References 

Cops (1922) (Short)
Both of them get into some trouble with the police and one by one they are chased by an army of cops by the end and both are caught by the army of cops.
It's a Gift (1934)
Trooper LaFong named after one of the running gags in the movie where the insurance salesman is looking for Carl LaFong.
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
Blues Brothers do a cover of "Jailhouse Rock" while in jail at the end of the movie.
Peter Gunn (1958) (TV Series)
Peter Gunn Theme, performed by the Blues Brothers Band, is used.
Rawhide (1959) (TV Series)
Blues Brothers do a cover of "Rawhide"'s theme in Bob's Country Bunker.
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963)
Both films have elaborate chase scenes and the police tailing the suspects, both films have a gas station being demolished, both films have a ton of cameos by famous stars, and both have a climax where the brothers and Culpepper is chased up the stairs with a suitcase full of money.
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
During the Chicago police chase sequence near the end, there are shots of the Bluesmobile and the brothers that resemble the climax of 2001 when Dave travel through the monolith and through the tunnel of colors and he and his space craft and the speed in which he travels almost matches shot by shot.
Sesame Street (1969) (TV Series)
The California Reich (1975)
The speech by the "Head Nazi" and the Pledge of Allegiance to Adolf Hitler are taken, nearly word-for-word, from this documentary.
The Muppet Show (1976) (TV Series)
Just before the Blues Mobile crashes through the Toys-R-Us, a man asks if they have a "Miss Piggy"
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977)
Propaganda from John Landis's fake movie "See You Next Wednesday" are seen in both films: in The Blues Brothers, on a billboard concealing the troopers. Also, the gasoline is delivered by a tanker from ARGON, the oil company in The Kentucky Fried Movie.
Animal House (1978)

Referenced in 

Sleaze (1982)
The title is visible on a marquee.
Doctor Detroit (1983)
The car that Dan Ayrkoyd's character drives has an Illinois "BDR529" license plate
Trading Places (1983)
The restaurant has the same background music from the Chez Paul.
Go for It (1983)
The suits, the suitcase and the swat team are all borrowed from the Blues Brothers
Ghostbusters (1984)
Whilst in the phone booth Elwood asks Jake "Who ya gonna call?" which would later become one of the catchphrases of GhostBusters.
Weird Science (1985)
Agnes of God (1985)
Visual joke in first seconds of AOG: view up convent staircase recreates nervous Jake and Elwood's look up stairway to Mother Superior's office in BB.
Spies Like Us (1985)
The "hut hut hut hut hut" sound made by the SWAT team is heard at the Training Camp.
The Dark Power (1985)
Movie poster visible in the house's game room.
B.B. King: Into the Night (1985) (Video)
picture shown
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Ferris and Cameron throw shrimp into each other's mouths. When they realize what has happened to the odometer, the same thinking statues are shown as when the Bluesmobile is destroyed.
Viva Shaf Vegas (1986) (TV Movie)
Shaffer takes in a Vegas Blues Brothers tribute show; Shaffer was originally arranger/piano player for The Blues Brothers "SNL" act
Video Violence (1987) (Video)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Video Violence 2 (1987) (Video)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Family Ties: The Blues Brother (1988) (TV Episode)
title reference
Remote Control (1988)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Beetlejuice (1988)
Neighbours: Episode #1.791 (1988) (TV Episode)
Harold mentions that Henry rents the movie a lot
Unmasked Part 25 (1988)
One of the movies playing at the theater at the end.
Spijkerhoek: Het tij keert (1989) (TV Episode)
Herman is wearing a Blues Brothers T-shirt while serving drinks at the disco
Freddy's Nightmares: The Light at the End of the Tunnel (1989) (TV Episode)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Last Chase (1989) (TV Episode)
Crow: "He's trying to bring the band back together."
Kiki's Delivery Service (1989)
The policeman that pulls up Kiki in the film, wears almost identical clothes to that of the Illinois Nazis.
Wired (1989)
Riding Bean (1989) (Video)
The police chase through Chicago with multiple police car accidents was derived from this movie.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Episode #2.12 (1990) (TV Episode)
One of the suggestions for Theater STyles
The Last of the Finest (1990)
The license plate on the jeep is "BDR 529"- the same number as the license plate on the Bluesmobile in The Blues Brothers.
Seinfeld: The Stakeout (1990) (TV Episode)
Video box seen at video store.
After (1990)
"You three look like the Blues Brothers."
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)
The Blues Brothers version of the song "Rawhide" is used in the scene where Fievel is traveling across the desert in a tumbleweed.
Mai dire TV: Episode #1.7 (1991) (TV Episode)
Mentioned once.
Saturday Night Live: Chevy Chase/Robbie Robertson, Bruce Hornsby (1992) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Bob Swerski
Sneakers (1992)
Picket Fences: Remembering Rosemary (1992) (TV Episode)
Matthew and Zachary dress up as the Blues Brothers for Halloween and quote lines from the film
Love Field (1992)
BDR 529 license plate visible
Super Mario Bros. (1993)
A video screen in the police car shows the Mario brothers' mugshots and states "use of unnecessary force has been approved," a reference to the verbal statement from the first movie, "Use of unnecessary violence in the apprehension of the Blues brothers has been approved."
OutRunners (1993) (Video Game)
The name of the DJ (Jake Elwood) is a combination of the names of the main characters (Joliet 'Jake' and 'Elwood' Blues) in the 1980 film The Blues Brothers.
Clerks (1994)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Best of the Blues Brothers (1994) (Video)
About the Blues Brothers Band, so of course making the movie comes up.
Mallrats (1995)
Same Elevator Music
GoldenEye (1995)
Coogan's Run: Thursday Night Fever (1995) (TV Episode)
Poster can be seen in Mike's house.
Gunsmith Cats (1995) (Video)
Illinois "BRD529" license plate on the Shelby GT.
Discworld (1995) (Video Game)
Death's excuses when he shows up too late at the very end of the game are similar to Jake's excuses for why he didn't show up for his wedding.
Goodnight Sweetheart: It Ain't Necessarily So (1996) (TV Episode)
Ron says "What became of the Bloss brothers?" The curator replied "John Belushi died of an overdose."
Jackie Chan's First Strike (1996)
driving a car through a mall
This Life: Coming Together (1996) (TV Episode)
Movie poster seen on wall in apartment.
Primal Fear (1996)
Caroline in the City: Caroline and the Movie (1996) (TV Episode)
Caroline tells Richard that the movie shot in front of her house is directed by John Landis and then explains that he also directed Animal House, The Blues Brothers and Trading Places.
Bulletproof (1996)
When they see the two agents with the suits and ties and wearing sunglasses, Damon Wayans' character says, "These are our guys." Adam Sandler's character asks, "The Blues Brothers?".
Only Fools and Horses....: Heroes and Villains (1996) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Rodney
Tatort: Tod im All (1997) (TV Episode)
Nattbuss 807 (1997)
Sören Nazi-oath is taken directly from this movie.
Soul Music (1997) (TV Series)
"Are you the Watch?" "No Ma'am, we're musicians.", etc.
Deep Rising (1998)
"The Girl from Ipanema" playing in the elevator.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998)
As Duke steps on the gas to try and flee the pursuing Highway Patrol officer, a slower arrangement of the song from The Blues Brothers "Mall Chase" scene plays.
The Making of 'Blues Brothers 2000' (1998) (Video)
mentioned a few times
Tatort: Restrisiko (1999) (TV Episode)
On the carnival and later on the police station there are two men looking loke Jake and Elwood.
Cowboy Bebop: Boogie-Woogie Feng-Shui (1999) (TV Episode)
The mob guys in black suits are based on the Blues Brothers.
Screwed in Tallinn (1999) (TV Movie)
The musical show on the boat
Spaced: Gatherings (1999) (TV Episode)
The quote "It's boil in the bag perversion for sexually repressed accountants and 1st year drama students with too many posters of Betty Blue, The Blues Brothers and Big Blue and Blue Velvet on their blue bloody walls!"
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Sophomore Jinx (1999) (TV Episode)
A kid says to Munch and Cassidy "Look, it's the Blues Brothers !"
Taxi 2 (2000)
South Park: Cartman's Silly Hate Crime 2000 (2000) (TV Episode)
Police cars crash and pile up when they chase Cartman
Freaks and Geeks: The Little Things (2000) (TV Episode)
When Ken sees the Secret Service men, he asks, "are the Blues Brothers doing a show tonight?"
Freaks and Geeks: Noshing and Moshing (2000) (TV Episode)
Neal has a picture hanging in his bedroom.
Driver 2 (2000) (Video Game)
Shrek (2001)
Star (2001) (Short)
ReBoot: Daemon Rising (2001) (TV Movie)
ReBoot: Crouching Binome, Hidden Virus (2001) (TV Episode)
Two binomes resembling Jake and Elwood drive their car through a crowd of NeoVirals, parodying the film where the Blues Bros. drive through a Nazi demonstration.
Do Over: Investing in the Future (2002) (TV Episode)
Joel and Pat go to a Blues Brothers concert.
Stitch! The Movie (2003) (Video)
After hotwiring Cobra's car, Lilo and Stitch put on sunglasses while music plays.
Slim Susie (2003)
Poster in Pölsa's kitchen.
Caterina in the Big City (2003)
There is a caricature of Jake and Elwood on Edward's wall.
The Shield: Blood and Water (2004) (TV Episode)
Vic calls Shane 'Elwood'
City of Heroes (2004) (Video Game)
The message "All Units: The Use of excessive force in the apprehension of (villain) has been approved" shows up in one of the police band missions.
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
When the truck leaves with a bunch of taliban people escaping, the snippet of music playing is from The Blues Brothers
Top Gear: Episode #4.3 (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jeremy and audience member
Snowball Effect: The Story of 'Clerks' (2004) (Video)
Kevin Smith was mentioned being a fan of the movie along with an old photo of him dress up like Jake.
Drake & Josh: Blues Brothers (2004) (TV Episode)
title reference
Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
Two guys with black hats and black sunglasses who claim that they are "actually musicians"...
101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments (2004) (TV Movie)
the original and best known SNL feauture film
District B13 (2004)
Taha (the bad guy) calls Damien and Leito (the good guys) the Blues Brothers
Mercenaries: Playground of Destruction (2005) (Video Game)
When interacting with Buford's radio, he tells you that you can use the radio to listen to music. He says he's "got both kinds. Country and western."
Staring at the Sun (2005) (Short)
The note handed to Clay lists "The Gypsy" as residing at "1060 W. Addison", the same fictitious address that Elwood Blues uses on his driver's license, the address of Wrigley Field in Chicago.
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Elevator scene in mall (gunmen waiting outside, 'Girl from Ipanema' playing)
Batman Begins (2005)
The car chase through Lower Wacker Drive, and the extensive number of police cars crashed during the chase.
Stargate SG-1: Avalon: Part 1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Cameron: "Did I mention I'm on a mission from God?" and "Doesn't look like we're gettin' the band back together."
Stargate SG-1: Beachhead (2005) (TV Episode)
Cameron: "Got the band back together."
'Tommy Boy': Behind the Laughter (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005) (Video)
Video case is shown.
Supernatural: Phantom Traveler (2005) (TV Episode)
Dean (in a suit) says he look like one of the Blues Brothers
Peep Show: Sectioning (2005) (TV Episode)
Jeremy mentions the time at university when he and Mark watched this film as part of "All the Blues".
Masters of Horror: Deer Woman (2005) (TV Episode)
Murph & The Magic Tones are playing at the casino
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
Stargate SG-1: The Fourth Horseman: Part 2 (2006) (TV Episode)
Hammond: "Congratulations on getting the band back together."
Boys Life 5 (2006) (Video)
In After, a guy says "You three look like the Blues Brothers."
A New Wave (2006)
"Blues Brothers suit"
The Sci-Fi Boys (2006)
Mentioned as one of John Landis's films.
Clerks II (2006)
Dance scene on the street. Randal walking on the counter.
Monster House (2006)
The police car in the movie has the same license plate number as the Bluesmobile, BDR 529.
4 Minutes (2006)
Two action figures of Jake and Elwood appear on the prison director's desk
Crank (2006)
Driving through the mall
Veronica Mars: Of Vice and Men (2006) (TV Episode)
"Egg sandwich? Egg sandwish? Orange whip?"
The Invincible Iron Man (2007) (Video)
Rhodey calls two guards in suits and sunglasses "Jake and Elwood"
According to Jim: Any Man of Mine (2007) (TV Episode)
Jim mentions he and Andy are going to watch it while Cheryl goes to a musical with her gay friend.
It Takes Two: Episode #2.3 (2007) (TV Episode)
A package on Russell Gilbert and Wendy Matthews' rehearsals parodies some of the scenes from this movie, and they perform the song Everybody Needs Somebody.
Strongbad_email.exe: Disc Five (2007) (Video)
In "Retirement", when Strong Bad agrees to check one last email each on his two old computers to save his current one, he says a line from the movie (just before he relents): "If it'll save the orphanage..."
Street Fighter: The Later Years: Episode #1.4 (2007) (TV Episode)
Quote "We're bringing the band back together." followed by "We're on a mission from God."
Family Guy: Blue Harvest (2007) (TV Episode)
the scene where they sneak to "Minnie the Moocher" is recreated
Manhunt 2 (2007) (Video Game)
One of the Watchdogs looks similar to Elwood.
Soul Men (2008)
follows the same story template with the same kind of misadventures
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People Episode 4: Dangeresque 3 - The Criminal Projective (2008) (Video Game)
When preparing to go to the sun, Strong Bad says, "It's dark and I'm wearing sunglasses," a line from this movie
General Hospital: Episode #1.11767 (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Nostalgia Critic: TGWTG Team Brawl, 1st Anniversary Video (2009) (TV Episode)
Elevator music and end credits song.
Bad Movie Beatdown: Beverly Hills Cop III (2009) (TV Episode)
"The car falling apart gag seems more out of The Blues Brothers..."
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in a $300 question
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.5 (2009) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $1,200 clue in the category "Father Time"
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: An American Werewolf in London (2009) (TV Episode)
Listed as the other movies by John Landis.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.26 (2009) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $400 clue in the category "Stars by Movie Roles"
Battle of the Blades: Episode #1.9 (2009) (TV Episode)
Ron MacLean and Kurt Browning dressed as Jake and Elwood Blues, skate to Soul Man in the movie week opening.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.74 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "'Blue' Movies"
The Cinema Snob: Nudist Colony of the Dead (2010) (TV Episode)
"Not even the Blues Brothers had this much blues"
Psych: A Very Juliet Episode (2010) (TV Episode)
Shawn says, "I was right about Mr. T being an extra in 'The Blues Brothers.'"
Deadly Premonition (2010) (Video Game)
Referenced in coffee fortune telling
American Grindhouse (2010)
Title of this film appears on screen.
Psychic Experiment (2010)
"I guess we're getting the band back"
Ashes to Ashes: Episode #3.5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Blues Brothers tribute act on stage.
The Cinema Snob: Video Violence 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) (Video)
Video case is shown.
RED (2010)
Morgan Freeman's character Joe Matheson says"We're getting the band back together"
Neue Vahr Süd (2010) (TV Movie)
Cinema in the film is advertising this title.
Special Collector's Edition: Zombie Town (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned
Wishful Drinking (2010) (TV Movie)
Title shown on graph of Carrie's brain
Some Jerk with a Camera: The Country Bears (2011) (TV Episode)
Jerk describes The Country Bears as a nightmare someone had after watching The Blues Brothers, The Muppet Movie, and Grizzly Man, all in the same night.
Paul (2011)
Moses Buggs: I'm on a mission from God! - is used in 'Blues Brothers.'
Take Me Home Tonight (2011)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Bad Movie Beatdown: 2 Fast 2 Furious (2011) (TV Episode)
"As the police cars do their best reenactment of the scene from The Blues Brothers..."
Hollywood's Top Ten: Cool Cars (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
Driver: San Francisco (2011) (Video Game)
Mission "Black And Blue" with objective "Drop The Cops And Get To The Church"
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Classics from the Vault: Women in Danger (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger says that the R-rated horror films under discussion are nothing like milder R-rated films like this one
Special Collector's Edition: Made in U.S.A. (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned
House M.D.: Charity Case (2011) (TV Episode)
"I'm putting the band back together"
Special Collector's Edition: Especial Halloween - Braindead (2011) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of Blu-ray/DVD releases of November/December
Rizzoli & Isles: Burning Down the House (2011) (TV Episode)
Korsak says the car from the hit and run reminds him of the Blues Brothers car.
Modern Family: Virgin Territory (2012) (TV Episode)
Luke's "We got a full tank of gas" comment when he's in the driver's seat
The Blockbuster Buster: Wild Wild West (2012) (TV Episode)
Erod wears a Blues Brothers T-shirt
Saturday Morning RPG (2012) (Video Game)
The ruler item summons a fat angry nun that hits enemies with a ruler.
The Cinema Snob: They Saved Hitler's Brain (2012) (TV Episode)
"The film opens with Jake Blues getting out of prison."
Nostalgia Critic: The Top 11 Awesome Movie Themes (2012) (TV Episode)
"Go get the Nazi who looks like the Nazi from Blues Brothers."
Argo (2012)
In a scene set at The Burbank Studios, two men dressed like Jake and Elwood Blues walk by in the background.
Nostalgia Critic: Video Game Review 2: Blues Brothers SNES - DVD (2012) (TV Episode)
Critic reviews the video game cash-in of this movie
Robot Chicken: Botched Jewel Heist (2013) (TV Episode)
"How much for the little girl"
A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)
The Girl from Ipanema used as elevator music
Phineas and Ferb: Der Kinderlumper (2013) (TV Episode)
Doofenshmirtz's song and dance are based on the song "Minnie the Moocher", which is used in this film
Only God Forgives (2013)
Billy tries to convince a father to sell him his children.
The World's End (2013)
We're getting the band back together
Sam & Cat: #MotorcycleMystery (2013) (TV Episode)
The license plate of Sam's motorcycle is BDR529, the same as the Blues Mobile in the 1980 film "The Blues Brothers".
Hasta mañana (2013)
Movie poster in Léo's room.
Bum Reviews: Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013) (TV Episode)
"We could have the Dark Knight fighting the Blues Brothers."
Atop the Fourth Wall: Comic Book Quickies #2 (2014) (TV Episode)
"...being sold by the Blues Brothers here."
Toy Hunter: Toy Touchdown (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jordan.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
There is big NYPD car crash pile up much what happens to the Chicago police cars
Supernatural: Meta Fiction (2014) (TV Episode)
"We're getting the band back together"
London et Kirschenbaum: Episode dated 27 May 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Yaron London
The Cinema Snob: Can't Stop the Music (2014) (TV Episode)
Snob mentions this movie came out the exact same day as "Can't Stop the Music"
Dancing with the Stars: Memorable Moments Night (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Lynne McGranger during her rehearsal highlights before she and Carmelo dance their Jive to the song Shake A Tail Feather.
A Very SpaghettiBicycle Christmas Collab (2014) (Video)
Spaghetti wears a Blue Brothers T-shirt throughout the special.
Coronation Street: Episode #1.8550 (2015) (TV Episode)
Chesney and Craig dress as the Blues Brothers.
Uncle: Episode #2.4 (2015) (TV Episode)
Andy and Errol dress as Jake and Elwood fpr the Halloween party.

Featured in 

Precious Images (1986) (Short)
The Universal Story (1995) (TV Movie)
clip shown
100 Years of Comedy (1997) (Video)
Clip shown.
The Spirit of America (2001) (Short)
It's Black Entertainment (2002) (TV Special)
I Love the '80s Strikes Back: 1980 (2003) (TV Episode)
Footage from this film was edited into this mini-series.
The 100 Greatest Musicals (2003) (TV Movie)
Drake & Josh: Blues Brothers (2004) (TV Episode)
Drake & Josh watch it on TV
Transposing the Music (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Remembering John (2005) (Video)
clips shown
The 50 Greatest Comedy Films (2006) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates the Gout (2006) (TV Episode)
A short clip of the Bluesmobile being hunt by Chicaco police cars gets shown.
Interactive Film Quiz (2006) (Video Game)
Clip used
Best! Movies! Ever!: Dance Sequences (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best dance sequences in films
20 to 1: Funny Films (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown when it is the subject of a segment.
Best! Movies! Ever!: Chases (2007) (TV Episode)
clips featured to illustrate the best movie chase scenes
20 to 1: 50 to 01: Great Movie One Liners (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on the line "We're on a mission from God."
TV Land Confidential: Movies (2007) (TV Episode)
clips
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 12 March 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
A clip of this film is shown during a mention of the late John Belushi.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Fast & Furious/Adventureland/Sugar (2009) (TV Episode)
Footage shown when referenced
20 to 1: Scene-Stealing Songs (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment on the song Shake Your Tail Feather.
Hollywood's Hottest Car Chases (2010) (TV Movie)
Discussed and clips shown in part 1.
Nostalgia Critic: Waterworld (2010) (TV Episode)
Scene of Jake talking about buying the women
Hollywood's Top Ten: Mall Madness (2010) (TV Episode)
#6
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Music Movies: The Blues Brothers (2011) (TV Episode)
movie's soundtrack is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.211 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip of closing jailhouse scene
Hollywood's Top Ten: Super Soundtracks (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention, clips shown
De wereld draait door: Episode #7.37 (2011) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.25 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip of numerous police cars giving chase inserted into clip of Ohio traffic stop
Nostalgia Critic: Doug's 1st Movie (2011) (TV Episode)
Elwood introducing the band while acknowledging the armed police officers in attendance.
Nostalgia Critic: Child's Play (2011) (TV Episode)
recalling the chase through the mall.
Nostalgia Critic: Dunston Checks In (2012) (TV Episode)
Hoards of police cars show up.
Too Young to Die: John Belushi - Ein Leben über dem Limit (2012) (TV Episode)
Documentary about this title's star
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.41 (2012) (TV Episode)
Clip of crashing highway patrol cars edited into news report about doughnuts injected with alcohol
Anime Abandon: Art of Fighting (2013) (TV Episode)
the music plays over a massive police car pile-up
Anime Abandon: Golgo 13 (2013) (TV Episode)
"That was ridiculous, but not quite Elwood ridiculous."
Nostalgia Critic: Blues Brothers 2000 (2014) (TV Episode)
Critic draws comparisons to the original and the shitty sequel

Spoofs 

Psycho (1960)

Spoofed in 

A View to a Kill (1985)
Police car chase up to bridge when car leaps over and police are foiled
Palm Harbor Vice (1991)
Jake Maniola is a spoof of John Belushi's character, wearing identical wardrobe. When the police pull Jake's criminal record, it is a Blues Brothers album.
Sister Act (1992)
Jake and Elwood can be seen standing at the back of the church in the exact same pose as when they are at the Triple Rock Baptist Church.
Airheads (1994)
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
The scene in which Austin collects his possessions after being unfrozen is based on Jake Blues collecting his possessions at the start of the film after being paroled
Fallout 2: A Post-Nuclear Role-Playing Game (1998) (Video Game)
After recruiting Myron in New Reno, You have a dialogue option beginning with the words: "It's 106 miles to Arroyo, we got a full fusion cell, half a pack of radaway... "
The Simpsons: Bart to the Future (2000) (TV Episode)
When Bart is singing, a laser grid protects him from bottles being thrown at him- a parody of scene in the Blues Brothers
Chicken Run (2000)
ReBoot: My Two Bobs (2001) (TV Movie)
Mission Hill: Happy Birthday, Douchebag (2002) (TV Episode)
Andy books a Blues Brothers tribute band for Kevin's birthday
Shrek 4-D (2003) (Short)
The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004) (Video)
Music played while Pumbaa and Timon are trying to break up Simba and Nala is the same song that is used frequently in Blues Brothers
Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei: Comeback (2005) (TV Episode)
Semir drives Schröder's old Chevrolet Caprice, painted like the original "Blues Brothers" - Monaco.
Family Guy: North by North Quahog (2005) (TV Episode)
The mall scene is spoofed
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Mr. & Mrs Smith have to wait in an elevator as The Girl From Ipanema plays, just as in the Blues Brothers.
Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends: Bye Bye Nerdy (2005) (TV Episode)
Bloo says "It's one hundred six and a half blocks to Mac, I've got a full bladder, half an idea where I'm going, it's Tuesday and I'm wearing sunglasses." Frankie: "Hit it!"
Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)
When Dick and Jane steal their neighbors car they crash through a shopping mall window and are dressed as the Blues Brothers.
Family Guy: Sibling Rivalry (2006) (TV Episode)
An animated Elwood throws a can of cheez whiz in the result of the demand by Stewie- "Did you get my cheez whiz?!"
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006)
the entire car chase sequence and the entrance into the sewer
American Pie Presents The Naked Mile (2006) (Video)
Ryan gives the famous "We've got a full tank of gas"-speech right before the boys go on the road. When he is finished the all put on their sunglasses.
Family Guy: Road to Germany (2008) (TV Episode)
The pile up of police cars after the submarine crashes
A Matter of Loaf and Death (2008) (Short)
The duo's parking style when delivering bread is the same as Jake and Elwood's
The Drawn Together Movie: The Movie! (2010)
The jumping prepyterians that are part of the Suck My Taint Girl show.
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011) (TV Movie)
Dr. Doofenshmirtz and his clone as Jake and Elwood Blues
The Lego Movie (2014)
After Emmet and Wyldstyle escape from Bricksburg, police cars crash and pile up on each other just like in The Blues Brothers.
Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)
The Maitre d' at 'Le Chou Brule' is an animated lookalike of Alan Rubin (Mr Fabulous) who was working as Maitre d' at 'Chez Paul' before being recruited back to the band

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