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In a saucepan, mix the sugar, lemon juice, butter and rum together and simmer for 10 minutes.
Peel the bananas and slice them in half, lengthwise. Place bananas cut side down, in a buttered baking dish and pour the hot syrup over them.
Bake for 30 minutes at 400°F, turning once. Let cool, and serve slightly warm.