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Sister Act

  • Film

Time Out says

A nun's life is hell - or so thinks nightclub singer Deloris (Goldberg) when she takes sanctuary in a convent after witnessing a gangland murder. To make matters worse, Mother Superior (Smith) coerces her into joining the tone-deaf choir. But Deloris is a can-do kind of gal, and within no time the motley crew are belting out '60s tunes. Church attendance is revitalised, confidence abounds, but the convent's new-found fame stretches as far as Mob headquarters. A bizarre mix of actors goes some way towards bolstering this flyweight caper; but the last third degenerates into farce, with nuns and thugs playing cat-and-mouse in a Reno casino. A one-note movie.
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Release Details

  • Duration:100 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Emile Ardolino
  • Screenwriter:Jim Cash, Jack Epps Jr, Paul Rudnick, Joseph Howard
  • Cast:
    • Whoopi Goldberg
    • Maggie Smith
    • Harvey Keitel
    • Bill Nunn
    • Kathy Najimy
    • Wendy Makkens
    • Mary Wickes
    • Robert Miranda
    • Richard Portnow
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