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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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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

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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)

Company Credits

Production Co:

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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

| (Dolby 5.1)



Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Whoopi Goldberg's daughter, Alex Martin, appears in this movie as one of the classroom children. She says the "Yo Mama" line about Skittles. See more »


When Sister Mary Clarence meets the class, Maria walks to her seat twice between shots. See more »


[to Maria]
Sister Mary Clarence: You, chewing that gum, you look like Mr. Ed.
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Crazy Credits

The cast sings and dances to "Ain't No Mountain High Enough". See more »


Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Chris Rock/The Wallflowers (1996) See more »


Oh Happy Day
Produced by Mervyn Warren
Performed by The St. Francis Choir feat. Ryan Toby
Arranged by Mervyn Warren and Marc Shaiman
Written by Philip Doddridge and Edward F. Rimbault
Arranged by Edwin Hawkins (as Edwin R. Hawkins)
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I love this film!
3 August 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

As someone who is more into edgy, thriller movies, I would just DIE of embarrassment if anyone I know knew how much I love this film! I don't know why, because it is an eternal cheese-fest, but it is such a feel-good film. I love everything about it from the Whoopi Goldberg and Lauren Hill to the corny storyline. OK, so it's certainly no masterpiece, but it's also no Teenwolf 2 either. I think this is an underrated gem and deserves more than the 4.5 rating it has received. It's worth watching just to hear the amazing voices of some of the individuals involved. I think everyone has a cheesy film they secretly love, and this is definitely mine - just don't tell anyone!!!!

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