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

Sister act, Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; a Scott Rudin production ; 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 ; a Scott Rudin production ; produced by Teri Schwartz ; written by Joseph Howard ; directed by Emile Ardolino
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In this 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 complete with a Motown repertoire. The sudden celebrity of the choir jeopardizes her identity
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
[Director of photography, Adam Greenberg ; editor, Richard Halsey ; music, Marc Shaiman]
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG, for mild violence and language
Language note
Closed-captioned. Includes English and French language tracks, with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena, Mary Wickes, Harvey Keitel, Bill Nunn, Joseph Maher
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1934-
  • 1910-1995
  • 1933-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schwartz, Teri
  • Howard, Joseph
  • Ardolino, Emile
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Smith, Maggie
  • Najimy, Kathy
  • Makkena, Wendy
  • Wickes, Mary
  • Keitel, Harvey
  • Nunn, Bill
  • Maher, 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 ; a Scott Rudin production ; 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: Inside Sister Act; music videos: If my Sister's in Trouble by Lady Soul, I Will Follow Him by Doloris and the sisters; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm48257485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.)
Isbn
9780788829864
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936159295
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sister act, Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; a Scott Rudin production ; 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: Inside Sister Act; music videos: If my Sister's in Trouble by Lady Soul, I Will Follow Him by Doloris and the sisters; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm48257485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.)
Isbn
9780788829864
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936159295
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
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