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The Babysitter (1995)

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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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It's All In Your Mind

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

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17 October 1995 (USA)  »

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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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BLUES AT THE LADIES
Written by Loek Dikker
Produced by Loek Dikker
Performed by The Waterland Studio Band
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Avoid like the plague
9 October 2004 | by (Birmingham, England) – See all my reviews

This is the first time that I have felt compelled to share my views on this site but having watched this film I felt so irritated that I had wasted an hour & a half of my life I thought I should warn anybody else who might stumble across this laughable film.

It appears that there is a reason that films are shown at 3:30 in the morning on Sky Movies & that is to try to send people to sleep. This is a tedious, nonsensical piece of tat with hysterical performances & an inane storyline. The flashback sequences (which take up most of the film) damage the flow of the film to such an extent that you end up not caring what is happening in the actual 'plot'.

Alicia Silverstone does little wrong & just tends to wander around with little on. It is a testament to the stupidity of the American film industry that any of the others were allowed to work again & it is testament to my own stupidity that I watched this piece of rubbish to the end.


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