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A teenage babysitter is the focus of two boys and a man's separate obsessions.

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A teenage girl babysits two young kids while the parents go out to a party. Her boyfriend is coerced (with the help of alcohol) by an old 'friend' into going to the house. Both boys are obsessed with the babysitter, as is the father of the two children. The story basically shows the effects drink has on different people. Written by Rob Hartill

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Rated R for scenes of sexuality, strong language and some violence | See all certifications »

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The name of Alicia Silverstone's character is not revealed until 84 minutes into the movie. She is mostly just referred to as "the babysitter." During the final moments of the film, seconds before she is pulled away in the back of a police car, her name, Jennifer, is disclosed. See more »

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[first lines]
Mark: What you're doing?
Jennifer: I'm walking.
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SLY DIN
Written by Danny Atkins
Performed by The Cruel Sea
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Miss Silverstone is never better than the pictures she appears in...
19 March 2002 | by (Colorado Springs, CO) – See all my reviews

...so it's hard to believe anyone is checking out THE BABYSITTER for her lisping, nymphet presence. What you have here is low-grade, late-night, Cinemax fare trying to capitalize on Silverstone's ability to come off as Lolita to a reasonably capable cast of old pros like George Segal and J.T. Walsh (along with one of those London twins for youthful good measure). This kind of a film needs some sexual momentum to keep it entertaining; and, sadly, this movie is lacking in eroticism...Silverstone more so.


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