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List of John Belushi Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Blues Brothers (1980)
25
2
The Blues Brothers
R
25
2

The Blues Brothers is a musical-comedy that revoles around two brothers—one of whom is a criminal—who embark on a mission to save their childhood school from shutting down. Brothers, Jake and Elwood Blues, played by John Belushi and John Aykroyd, reunite with their band and meet noted music artists to raise money while evading the police and other enemies.

As:
Cast
Role:
'Joliet' Jake Blues
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Crime, Action, Comedy, Music, Musical
2. Animal House (1978)
32
3
Animal House
R
32
3

The sex-comedy revolves around the lives of freshmen Larry Kroger and Kent Dorfman who join the notorious Faber College Delta Tau Chi House, after being rejected by the more prestigious Omega Theta Pi. But they have to survive College Dean Vernon Wormer who is conspiring with the Omegas to have the Deltas removed. 

As:
Cast
Director:
John Landis
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Donald Sutherland, Kevin Bacon, Mark Metcalf, Stephen Furst, Tom Hulce, Mary Louise Weller
3. Continental Divide (1981)
27
2
Continental Divide
PG
27
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ernie Souchak
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Blair Brown, Allen Garfield, Carlin Glynn, Tony Ganios
5. 1941 (1979)
17
2
1941
PG
17
2

After the Pearl Harbor attack, California, which is feared to be the next target of the Japanese, is gripped in a panic wave. As hysteria spreads after spotting a Japanese sub off the California coast, varied groups of Californians set their own defense actions in motion. Major-General Joseph Stilwell, sent to compose the paranoid public, tries to make sense of the goings-on. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Capt. Wild Bill Kelso
Director:
Genres:
Comedy, War, Action
6. Neighbors (1981)
19
3
Neighbors
R
19
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Earl Keese
Director:
John G. Avildsen
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Cathy Moriarty, Kathryn Walker, Igors Gavon
7. Old Boyfriends (1979)
9
3
Old Boyfriends
R
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Eric Katz
Director:
Joan Tewkesbury
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Talia Shire, Richard Jordan, Keith Carradine, John Houseman

TV Movie(s)

1. Grateful Dead: The Closing of Winterland (1978)
10
3
Grateful Dead: The Closing of Winterland
10
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Music
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Jerry Garcia, Donna Godchaux, Keith Godchaux
2. The Beach Boys: It's OK (1976)
10
2
The Beach Boys: It's OK
10
2
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Cop #2
Director:
Gary Weis
Genres:
Comedy, Music
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Boys The Beach, Bobby Figueroa, Al Jardine
5. Things We Did Last Summer (1978)
9
2
Things We Did Last Summer
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake Blues
Director:
Gary Weis
Genres:
Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Garrett Morris, Laraine Newman
7. Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes (1998)
8
2
Masters of the Martial Arts Presented by Wesley Snipes
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Joe Perota, Michael Williams
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Wesley Snipes, Karriem Abdallah, Hakim Alston, Billy Blanks
8. Saturday Night Live Presents: Sports All-Stars (2010)
8
2
Saturday Night Live Presents: Sports All-Stars
8
2
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Himself
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller, Paul Miller, Dave Wilson, Don Roy King, James Signorelli
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Fred Armisen, Don Pardo, Dana Carvey, Tom Brady
9. A Very Gilly Christmas (2009)
8
2
A Very Gilly Christmas
8
2
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Himself
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller, Paul Miller, Dave Wilson, Don Roy King, Akiva Schaffer
Genres:
Comedy
10. Saturday Night Live Christmas 2002 (2002)
8
1
Saturday Night Live Christmas 2002
8
1
As:
Cast, uncredited
Role:
Santa
Director:
Beth McCarthy-Miller, Paul Miller, Dave Wilson, James Signorelli
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:

Animation(s)

Tarzoon, la honte de la jungle (1975)
Tarzoon, la honte de la jungle
R
Plot:

This French/Belgian adult animated comedy film was also known as Jungle Burger in the United Kingdom. The plot involves the capture of June, the woman of Shame: Ruler of the jungle by the soldiers of Queen Bazonga who wants her hair. To free her, Shame sets off to the dark Bush Country alongside his only loyal friend Flicka

As:
Cast, Voiceover
Director:
Picha, Boris Szulzinger
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Brian Doyle-Murray, Christopher Guest, Bill Murray, Bernard Dhéran, Georges Aminel, Arlette Thomas, Paule Emanuele

TV Shows and Videos

The Best of John Belushi (1985)
The Best of John Belushi
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself / Joliet Jake Blues / Various Characters
Director:
Dave Wilson, James Signorelli, Tom Schiller
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Jane Curtin, Elliott Gould
The Best of Chevy Chase (1987)
The Best of Chevy Chase
As:
Cast
Role:
Himself
Director:
Dave Wilson
Genres:
Documentary, Comedy
Star Cast:
Jill Clayburgh, Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Candice Bergen, Jane Curtin
Lemmings (1973)
Lemmings
As:
Cast, Writer
Director:
Tony Hendra, Michael Keady
Genres:
Comedy, Music, Documentary
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Christopher Guest, Rhonda Coullet, Garry Goodrow
The Best of Dan Aykroyd (1986)
The Best of Dan Aykroyd
As:
Cast, Writer
Role:
Himself / Various Characters
Director:
Dave Wilson, James Signorelli, Gary Weis
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Jane Curtin, Shelley Duvall, Madeline Kahn
The Best of the Blues Brothers (1994)
The Best of the Blues Brothers
As:
Cast
Role:
Jake Blues
Genres:
Documentary, Music
Star Cast:
Dan Aykroyd, Murphy Dunne, Steve Cropper, Donald Dunn

John Belushi Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards
Saturday Night Live Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series 1977