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The Babysitter (2017)

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The events of one evening take an unexpected turn for the worst for a young boy trying to spy on his babysitter.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Judah Lewis ... Cole
Samara Weaving ... Bee
Robbie Amell ... Max
Hana Mae Lee ... Sonya
Bella Thorne ... Allison
Emily Alyn Lind ... Melanie
Andrew Bachelor ... John
Doug Haley ... Samuel
Leslie Bibb ... Mom
Ken Marino ... Dad
Samuel Gilbert ... Romeo
Zachary Alexander Rice ... Luis (as Zachary Rice)
Doc Duhame Doc Duhame ... Cop #1
Jean Claude Leuyer ... Cop #2 (as J.C. Leuyer)
Miles J. Harvey ... Jeremy
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Storyline

Cole (Judah Lewis) loves his babysitter (Samara Weaving) Bee. She's hot, funny, and popular. One night, in a moment of defiance, Cole secretly stays up past his bedtime to discover she's actually a cold-blooded killer who's in league with the Devil. He now must spend his night evading Bee's band of killers who will stop at nothing to prevent Cole from spilling their dark secret. It's up to Cole to survive the night (and blow up a few people along the way).

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Dream girls can be a nightmare.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 October 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the original script, Sonya was the cheerleader, Allison was a journalist for the school paper, John was called "John the Baptist" and Max had dreadlocks. The characters were later reimagined to more closely reflect stereotypes of slasher movie victims, only in this film, they're the antagonists. The revelation of Allison's desire to become a journalist was kept from the original concept of her character, only now it's much more humorous. See more »

Goofs

In the movie while Cole is leaving his room to watch them downstairs, he turns off the light next to his bed, but when he comes back into his room the light is on. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Cole: [to his parents] I don't need a babysitter anymore.
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At the end of the initial credits there is a short scene with a jump scare. See more »

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References Mad Men (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

We Are the Champions
Written by Freddie Mercury
Performed by Queen
Published by Beechwood Music Corporation o/b/o Queen Music LTD
Courtesy of Hollywood Records / Courtesy of Island Records Limited under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Cool, funny and awesome!
13 October 2017 | by kylebbridstonSee all my reviews

This movie has good cinematography and is very funny. It almost has an 80s feel to it with some ridiculous scenes. Overall though it was fun and funny. It may not be laugh out loud funny, but it is entertaining. Some of the scenes are over the top at scenes and over dramatic, but it does it in a humorous way making fun of movies.


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