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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

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
Author
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
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
  • Videodiscs
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
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
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
Control code
910290
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
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 910290
  • (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
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
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
Control code
910290
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
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 910290
  • (OCoLC)48257485
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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