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

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

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
Actor
Director
Producer
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
Member of
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
  • 1957-
  • 1955-
  • 1934-
  • 1910-1995
  • 1952-2016
  • 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
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
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • 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
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Isbn
9780788829864
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936159295
  • 786936159295
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10054749
System control number
  • ocm48257485
  • (OCoLC)48257485
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
Distribution
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • 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
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.)
Isbn
9780788829864
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936159295
  • 786936159295
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10054749
System control number
  • ocm48257485
  • (OCoLC)48257485
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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