Chris Parker agrees to babysit after her "dread" date stands her up. Expecting a dull evening, Chris settles down with three kids for a night of TV... and boredom. But when her frantic friend Brenda calls and pleads to be rescued from the bus station in downtown Chicago, the evening soon explodes into an endless whirl of hair-raising adventures! Babysitter and kids leave their safe suburban surroundings and head for the heart of the big city, never imagining how terrifyingly funny their expedition will become! Written by
She thought babysitting was easy money - until she started hanging out with the Andersons.
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Did You Know?
considered being the executive producer of this film and have the film released under the Amblin banner, to help his friend Chris Columbus
get the directing job. However Columbus had the directing job secured. See more
When the bad guys are chasing Sara, she leaves perfect chocolate fingerprints on the elevator buttons. However, when she stole the chocolate pastry from the French restaurant she was wearing green gloves. She had them on when she ran to the building. The chocolate never touched her hands, so she couldn't have left the fingerprints on the buttons. See more
[to Joe Gipp
Where are we going?
To hell! Kind of exciting, don't you think?
Shot of the thug who chased the little girl outside of skyscraper whimpering about being stuck out there. See more
Words and Music by Mick Jagger
and Keith Richards
Performed by The Rolling Stones
Courtesy ABKCO Music and Records, Inc. See more