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'The Blues Brothers' made possible by cocaine?

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Vanity Fair has the full story of how The Blues Brothers, which chronicled Chicago so well, came to be.

Amongst other things, Ned Zeman says "the film The Blues Brothers became a nightmare for Universal Pictures, wildly off schedule and over budget, its fate hanging on the amount of cocaine John Belushi consumed."

Read the full story here.

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