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


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Directed by
Guy Ferland 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Robert Coover  story
Guy Ferland 

Produced by
Spencer Franklin .... co-producer
Matt Hinkley .... associate producer
Kevin J. Messick .... producer
Steve Perry .... producer
Joel Schumacher .... executive producer
Original Music by
Loek Dikker 
Cinematography by
Rick Bota 
Film Editing by
Jim Prior 
Victoria T. Thompson 
Casting by
Megan McConnell 
Emily Schweber 
Production Design by
Philip Leonard 
Set Decoration by
Larry Leonard 
Costume Design by
Ingrid Ferrin 
Makeup Department
Shelly Adele .... hair stylist
Tarra D. Day .... additional makeup artist (as Tarra Day)
Melanie Hughes .... makeup artist
Production Management
Spencer Franklin .... unit production manager
Alicia Rivera Frankl .... executive in charge of production (as Alicia Rivera Alon)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Maryellen Aviano .... second assistant director
Jim Goldthwait .... first assistant director
Art Department
Jason Muscarella .... construction coordinator
Michael Muscarella .... construction coordinator
Sound Department
Joseph D. Citarella .... re-recording mixer
Greg Hedgepath .... supervising sound editor
Dan Hiland .... re-recording mixer
Ian MacGregor-Scott .... supervising sound editor
Geoffrey Patterson .... production sound mixer
Craig Woods .... boom operator
Charlie Picerni .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
John Beran .... best boy grip
Richard J. Cartwright .... still photographer
Christopher Faloona .... chief lighting technician
Matt Mania .... key grip
Crispin May .... camera loader
Leslie R. Morris .... first assistant camera
David Pearlberg .... dolly grip
John W. Scott .... lighting technician
Michael Stecher .... second assistant camera
Michael Yarish .... still photographer
Casting Department
Barbara Harris .... voice casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Sarah Hackett .... costume supervisor
Billy Ray McKenna .... costumer (as Billy R. Miller)
Editorial Department
Saul Escobedo .... color timer
Debra Goldfield .... first assistant editor
Liliana M. Molina .... assistant to post-production supervisor
Music Department
Frits Bayens .... music coordinator
Hugh den Ouden .... music supervisor: Metropole Orchestra
Loek Dikker .... music producer: score
Wim Hoogerwerf .... assistant to composer
Liz Lachman .... music editor
The Metropole Orchestra .... music performed by
Jan Stulen .... conductor
Arlene Fishbach .... music consultant (uncredited)
Bob Knickman .... music supervisor (uncredited)
Transportation Department
Richard Burch .... driver: insert car
Mike Davis .... transportation coordinator
Manny Demello .... driver
Other crew
J. Byrd .... script supervisor
Rami Rivera Frankl .... assistant location manager
Antoinette Levine .... location manager
David Linck .... unit publicist
Alicia Rivera Frankl .... production accountant
Lisa Marie Stetler .... production coordinator

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Rated R for scenes of sexuality, strong language and some violence
90 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Alicia Silverstone is rumoured to have turned down the part in this film on numerous occasions. She finally agreed after her nude scenes were removed.See more »
[first lines]
Mark:What you're doing?
Jennifer:I'm walking.
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6 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
A predictable bomb..., 8 May 2007
Author: moonspinner55 from las vegas, nv

"The Babysitter" is about as imaginative as its title (both appear to have been recycled). It's just one of a handful of low-profile movies Alicia Silverstone made before her career took off. Here, she's a solemn, sexy-in-spite-of-herself teen trying to earn some bucks by babysitting, seemingly unaware that she has male teenagers drooling and male adults fawning. Uneven drama with ham-handed flickers of surrealism. Executive produced (for some unknown reason) by Joel Schumacher, who later directed Silverstone in 1997's "Batman and Robin". This one is strictly amateur night, despite a good supporting cast including George Segal and Lois Chiles. NO STARS from ****

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