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
A lifetime of fun in just one night.
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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 Sara is running from the gangsters, she looks up at the Associates Center, which is completely lit up. Later on when she goes into a construction site, there are no lights on anywhere. Which means the view from outside should of shown a large spot on the building's diamond-shape roof in total darkness. In this case, the left side of the diamond, according to a view of the roof as Chris drops the rope to Sara. See more
Daryl, why are you hugging me?
Brad, don't you ever die on me! Ever!
O.K. I won't.
The title does not appear until minutes after the opening credits. See more
Then He Kissed Me
Music and Lyrics by Jeff Barry
, Ellie Greenwich
, Phil Spector
Performed by The Crystals
Courtesy of Spector International Records See more