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The Babysitter (2017)

TV-MA | | Comedy, Horror | 13 October 2017 (USA)
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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.

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 October 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Babysitter See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The screenplay for the film was featured on the 2014 blacklist; a list of the "most liked" unproduced screenplays of the year. 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

Sonya: [having been alerted to Cole's presence by a spider falling into a mouse trap] Hi, Cole.
Cole: [to himself] Oh, god.
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the initial credits there is a short scene with a jump scare. See more »

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References Independence Day (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Front & Center
Written by Craig Smith, Cheapshot (as Colton Fisher), Jason Rabinowitz, Jaron Lamot
Performed by Craig Craig
Published by Bat at Math Songs, The Math Club Music
Courtesy of THE MATH CLUB
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I guess mixed emotions
20 October 2017 | by orlacordialSee all my reviews

I cannot say that I hated this film, I just don't know how to feel. I get that there was probably supposed to be some comedy aspect but nothing was that funny, and its clearly meant to be some thriller/horror but I just did not find it overly scary and I'm a wimp, I used to think Titanic was scary for crying out loud. A cast filled with very mediocre actors will give you a mediocre film. I guess there are a few redeemable qualities though, I did jump once and gasp for air I enjoyed the overall feel of the movie and I didn't feel like it wasted my time. If your'e a bit of a wimp and can't take properly scary films but want to watch something for Halloween or a night in with the girls and a take-away I would recommend this film.


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