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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Music  |  10 December 1993 (USA)
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The sisters come back to Delores's show to get her back as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of students in their parochial school which is doomed for closure. One of the girls... See full summary »



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On the run from the mob, a woman hides out in a convent disguised as a nun. A remake of the 1992 comedy, "Sister Act".



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Ryan Toby ...


The sisters come back to Delores's show to get her back as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of students in their parochial school which is doomed for closure. One of the girls, who is the most talented of the bunch, is forbidden to sing by her mother, although the choir has made it to the state championship. A group of stereotypical incompetent monks tries to stop them. Written by Scott Hutchins <scottandrewh@home.com>

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Comedy | Music

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Rated PG for some mild language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

10 December 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cambio de hábito 2  »

Box Office


$38,000,000 (estimated)


£3,503,231 (UK) (15 April 1994)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


This is the first movie for Lauryn Hill and Ryan Toby. See more »


Some of the "La La La" scenes in the new music room show the walls as having been painted, and the piano fixed, before the scenes in which the students paint the walls and fix the piano. See more »


Sketch Pinshum: Eclectic...
Margaret: What's that?
Frankie: You plug your box in the wall and it gives you power, stupid.
Ahmal James: Not electric, eclectic... stupid.
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Crazy Credits

Sister Mary Lazarus says "Now wait a minute!" before the credits roll. See more »


Referenced in Mulan (1998) See more »


A Deeper Love
Produced by C.C. Music Factory (as C&C Music Factory)
Performed by Aretha Franklin
Written by David Cole & Robert Clivillés
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Good...For A Sequel
22 January 2000 | by See all my reviews

Compared to most sequels, this is in the top 20. But as for comparison to the first, there is almost no relation. The first was a good movie. Sister Act 2: Back In The Habit does not compare to most movies. Some cheap independent films, if well acted, are better. But some commercial movies are worse than this movie. It had no great acting. Some things were funny. But why didn't the nuns sing again? That would seem most logical to do in this film. And kids? Ok, I guess. But the story line could be changed, and then everything re-vamped, without the practically psychotic men from the monastery, and you have a great movie.

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