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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit Reviews

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Angie Errigo
Empire Magazine
August 4, 2009
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.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5

TV Guide
August 4, 2009
A slapdash affair, with paper-thin plotting and characters more or less redeemed by some winning musical sequences.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Brian Lowry
Variety
August 4, 2009
Two trips to the convent is one too many.
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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader
August 4, 2009
I hope what they all got paid made it worth the bother.
Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com
August 3, 2007
Enough already! Nun more, please. And "cute" is not the descriptive word here.
| Original Score: 2/5
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Trevor Johnston
Time Out
June 24, 2006
Bouncy musical numbers and plenty of social concern, but the star, regrettably, is on autopilot.
Alex Sandell
Juicy Cerebellum
October 28, 2005
Unwatchable.
| Original Score: 0/5
Kevin Carr
7M Pictures
September 2, 2005
lame, stupid sequel
| Original Score: 2/5
Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice
July 19, 2003
The film is like a pleasant visit with old friends
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Caryn James
New York Times
May 20, 2003
The sequel suffers from a lame, saccharine premise and a fatally earnest manner.
| Original Score: 1.5/5
Michael Szymanski
Zap2it.com
December 23, 2002
Should've left the first one alone
| Original Score: 1/5
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James Berardinelli
ReelViews
January 1, 2000
It's kind of frightening that it took three writers to come up with this "plot".
Full Review | Original Score: 1.5/4
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
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.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
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Joe Brown
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
This shoddiest of sequels should be the last act for these sorry Sisters.
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Rita Kempley
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
Shamelessly contrived pap.
Marjorie Baumgarten
Austin Chronicle
January 1, 2000
It's clear that no one's creative juices were really flowing on this project. Not even trickling.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/5
Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
Sister Act 2: Back In the Habit is merely a rehash of the first film, with less wit and charm.
Scott Renshaw
rec.arts.movies.reviews
January 1, 2000
As for Goldberg herself, there is similarly little for her to do, and she looks bored.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/10
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 9, 2005
| Original Score: 0/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
June 30, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
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