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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

Sister act, Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners ; 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 ; produced by Teri Schwartz ; written by Joseph Howard ; directed by Emile Ardolino
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sister act (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Greenberg ; editor, Richard Halsey ; music, Marc Shaiman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue or dubbed in French; English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena, Mary Wickes, Harvey Keitel, Bill Nunn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1934-
  • 1910-1995
  • 1952-2016
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
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Touchwood Pacific Partners I
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witnesses
  • Nuns
  • Singers
  • Choirs (Music)
  • Convents
  • Organized crime
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
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Wide screen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Featurette: Inside Sister Act; music videos; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • unknown
  • 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
Extent
1 videodisc (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
  • G0265
  • 10054749
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48257485
  • (Sirsi) o48257485
  • (TMQ) o48257485
  • 309219
  • 309219
  • 1475251
  • 1841268
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1); NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
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
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Wide screen
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • Special features: Featurette: Inside Sister Act; music videos; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • unknown
  • 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
Extent
1 videodisc (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
  • G0265
  • 10054749
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48257485
  • (Sirsi) o48257485
  • (TMQ) o48257485
  • 309219
  • 309219
  • 1475251
  • 1841268
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1); NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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