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Vatican newspaper calls ‘The Blues Brothers’ a ‘Catholic classic’

Dan Aykroyd (l) John Belushi (r) star John Landis comedy THE BLUES BROTHERS.

Dan Aykroyd (l) and John Belushi (r) star in the John Landis comedy THE BLUES BROTHERS.

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Updated: August 21, 2012 6:35AM

Already a must-see for Chicagoans, “The Blues Brothers” now also has the endorsement of the Holy See. L’Osservatore Romano, the Vatican’s newspaper, cites the bluesmen’s mission to save a church orphanage in labeling 1980 John Belushi-Dan Aykroyd film “a Catholic classic.”

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