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The Resource Sister act, Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; produced by Teri Schwartz ; written by Joseph Howard ; directed by Emile Ardolino, (videorecording)

Sister act, Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; produced by Teri Schwartz ; written by Joseph Howard ; directed by Emile Ardolino, (videorecording)

Label
Sister act
Title
Sister act
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; produced by Teri Schwartz ; written by Joseph Howard ; directed by Emile Ardolino
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this "divine comedy" a nightclub singer is forced to take refuge from the mob in a convent. While there she turns the convent choir into a "soulful chorus of swingin' sisters" complete with a Motown repertoire. The sudden celebrity of the choir jeopardizes her identity
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Greenberg ; editor, Richard Halsey ; music, Marc Shaiman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for mild violence and language
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English and French language tracks
PerformerNote
Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena, Mary Wickes, Harvey Keitel, Bill Nunn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1934-
  • 1910-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Smith, Maggie
  • Najimy, Kathy
  • Makkena, Wendy
  • Wickes, Mary
  • Keitel, Harvey
  • Nunn, Bill
  • Ardolino, Emile
  • Schwartz, Teri
  • Howard, Joseph
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Touchwood Pacific Partners I
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witnesses
  • Nuns
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sister act, Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; produced by Teri Schwartz ; written by Joseph Howard ; directed by Emile Ardolino, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: making-of featurette ; music videos ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm48257485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780788829864
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936159295
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 23231
  • G0265
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 660766
System details
  • DVD
  • Region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sister act, Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; produced by Teri Schwartz ; written by Joseph Howard ; directed by Emile Ardolino, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: making-of featurette ; music videos ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm48257485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780788829864
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936159295
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 23231
  • G0265
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 660766
System details
  • DVD
  • Region 1 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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