Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993)

In the sequel to the hit comedy Sister Act, Whoopie Goldberg reprises her role of Deloris Van Cartier, a Las Vegas entertainer who hid out with in a convent of nuns to avoid a nasty bunch of gangsters. In Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit,… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: December 10, 1993
DVD Release Date: February 20, 2001
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Critic Score: 7% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Brian Lowry

Two trips to the convent is one too many.

Caryn James
New York Times

The sequel suffers from a lame, saccharine premise and a fatally earnest manner.

Quentin Curtis
Independent on Sunday

Absolutely dreadful.

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

I hope what they all got paid made it worth the bother.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

This is another one of those dreary retreads about a bunch of kids with no faith in themselves, and about how an inspiring teacher coaches them into the State Finals, where they upset the snobs from the rich school.

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Angie Errigo
Empire Magazine

While the kids may sing a storm when at last they get down to mixing Beethoven, gospel and rap, in the good clean fun department this is monumentally weak and derivative.

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Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Bouncy musical numbers and plenty of social concern, but the star, regrettably, is on autopilot.

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Joe Brown
Washington Post

This shoddiest of sequels should be the last act for these sorry Sisters.

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TV Guide

A slapdash affair, with paper-thin plotting and characters more or less redeemed by some winning musical sequences.

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Flixster Audience Score: 61% Flixster User Reviews
Bethany Murphy
I love these films. Very funny! Whoopi Goldberg is hilarious! A must see!
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Sanjaya 丘耀文
Not as good as the first one, whether it's from the story or the song selection.. I really thought they were pushed to make this movie just because the… More
Candy Rose
Back in the Habit. Whoopi converts bad kids into a choir.
Chris Weber
I remember seeing this in the theater as a child, and, while I kind of liked it back then, i knew it wasn't as good as the first. Only now that I'm… More
Dean McKenna
Whoopi Goldberg returns as the Sister and undercover as a music teacher at an inner-city school in an attempt to reach rebellious students. Very tame, but… More