New Year's Day Double Feature: Sister Act
New Year's Day at 9.30pm
Cast: Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Kathy
Najimy, Wendy Makkina, Harvey Keitel
Director: Emile Ardolino
Sister Act is a 1992 American comedy film released by Touchstone Pictures.
Directed by Emile Ardolino, it features musical arrangements by Marc Shaiman and stars Whoopi Goldberg as a Reno lounge singer who has been put under protective custody in a San Francisco convent and has to pretend to be the nun Sister Mary Clarence when a mob boss puts her on his hit list.
She soon makes friends with the nuns, especially Sister Mary Robert, Sister Mary Lazuras and Sister Mary Patrick.
After the Mother Superior catches Deloris going out to a bar in the night time followed by Mary Robert and Mary Patrick she orders her to join the church choir ... only to find her coaching the choir and turning them into swingin' singin' sisters.
The choir proves to be a big success with the surrounding neighborhood, but will Deloris' boyfriend track her down...?