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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)

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Showgirl Deloris Van Cartier returns as Sister Mary Clarence to teach music to a group of Catholic students whose run-down school is slated for closure.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Deloris
... Sister Mary Patrick
... Father Maurice
... Sister Mary Lazarus
... Mr. Crisp
... Father Ignatius
... Sister Mary Robert
... Florence Watson
... Joey Bustamente
... Father Wolfgang
... Mother Superior
... Rita Watson
... Father Thomas
... Maria
... Ahmal
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Storyline

The sisters come back to Deloris'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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A comedy triumph !

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Comedy | Family | Music

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Rated PG for some mild language | See all certifications »

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10 December 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cambio de hábito 2  »

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$38,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,569,219, 12 December 1993, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$57,319,029
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| (Dolby 5.1)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

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

Goofs

Delores Van Cartier performs the final show of her engagement in Las Vegas in the evening, and afterwards while she and the nuns are relaxing, Sr Mary Lazarus lets her know that they have to be on the road tonight back to San Francisco, as it is a school day tomorrow, saying she must come with them. The footage of the journey shows the school bus and Delores' vehicle in broad daylight over the Golden Gate Bridge, and when they arrive at St Francis school. See more »

Quotes

Sister Mary Clarence: [to the music class] I'm gonna turn you guys into a choir.
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Crazy Credits

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

Connections

Referenced in Stevie TV: Catches (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Who's Got The Flo
Performed by Ron Johnson, Lauryn Hill and The Classroom Kids
Written by Ron Johnson, Lauryn Hill and Devin Kamin
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Excellent comedy about sticking together
23 November 2005 | by See all my reviews

SISTER ACT 2: BACK IN THE HABIT, in my opinion, is an excellent comedy about sticking together. It really made me feel good and smile, especially when Deloris (Whoopi Goldberg) performed her solo act at the beginning of the movie. Also, the soundtrack is really good, too. The best things about it, in my opinion, are the musical number. My favorite song of the movie would have to be either "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" or the St. Francis Academy's rendition of "Joyful, Joyful." In conclusion, if you like Whoopi Goldberg films, I highly recommend this movie. You're in for a good time and lots of laughs, so see this movie today.


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