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The Baby-Sitters Club (1995)

Seven junior-high-school girls organize a daycare camp for children while at the same time experiencing classic adolescent growing pains.

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Based on the bestselling book series about seven friends whose babysitting business leads to one adventure after another. When tomboy Kristy, president of the club, has a brilliant idea to run a summer day camp, the girls all agree it's the perfect way to spend their summer--together! But life gets complicated as budding romance, family problems and a trio of scheming snobs all conspire to ruin the club. The BSC gang learn for themselves the amazing power of friendship. Written by Robert Lynch <docrlynch@yahoo.com>

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Rated PG for brief mild language | See all certifications »

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18 August 1995 (USA)  »

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El club de las niñeras  »

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Budget:

$6,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$3,418,908 (USA) (20 August 1995)

Gross:

$9,685,976 (USA)
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Trivia

Stacy Linn Ramsower, a natural blonde, had to dye and perm her hair for the role of redheaded, frizzy-haired Mallory Pike. See more »

Goofs

When Kristy is making the peanut butter sandwiches, one of the sandwiches goes from unwrapped to wrapped to unwrapped in between shots. See more »

Quotes

Margarite 'Cokie' Mason: [flirting] Logan, I meant to call you.
Logan Bruno: Oh, yeah?
Kristy Thomas: [Arrives with Jackie] Get lost, Cokie.
Margarite 'Cokie' Mason: Hello, Kristin.
[Referring to Jackie]
Margarite 'Cokie' Mason: Oh, you have a date. And I can see his age is the same as your I.Q.
Kristy Thomas: Who let you out of that bat cave, Margarite?
Bebe: She hates to be called that.
Grace: [Laughs] That's your real name?
Margarite 'Cokie' Mason: No... it's the mumbling of an idiot.
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References Little Women (1994) See more »

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Don't Leave
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Performed by Ben Lee
Produced by Brad Wood
Courtesy of Grand Royal / Fellaheen Records
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Cute, some good acting, good plot
9 September 2001 | by (West Virginia) – See all my reviews

For some people who take their kids to see this movie, they say it's cute, and it is. But some of the acting was just poor. Sissy Spacek's daugter was all right, her best work was the scene at the rainy carnival. Larisa Olenik and Rachel Leigh Cook were my favorite. Ellen Burstyn even had a small role. But the other actresses were just poor. But the teen actors were good, like Austin O' Brien. I didn't read many of the books, but I watched the old series, and I'm not saying that it was better, but it was just like the movie.


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