Single mother goes away for the summer. The kids are first delighted but then find that Mom has hired the sitter from hell to stay with them. When the sitter dies of a sudden coronary they deposit the body at a mortuary only to discover all their summer expense money was in her purse. The kids must find a way to survive the summer without mom or her money. This means actual work!
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
No rules. No curfews. No nagging. No pulse.
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Did You Know?
When the movie was released on video, it had a contest in which participants would answer a number of questions about the movie related to movie trivia, as well as rating various actors' performances. The winner, whose answers matched up the best with an official set, would win the babysitter's car (which stolen by the drag queens). See more
When Sue Ellen arrives at the hospital after Walter breaks his leg, he has already been treated. When she arrives she tells them that she is his mother, and never does any paperwork. Outside of life-threatening situations, minors can not get health care without parental permission. See more
Don't feel overwhelmed, just do one thing at a time.
The two groundskeepers for the cemetery stand over the Babysitters grave and comment how nice it was for her to leave them the money. The tombstone reads "Nice Old Lady inside who died of natural causes". See more
Gimme Some Money
Performed by Spinal Tap
Courtesy of Polygram Special Products, a Division of Polygram Group Distribution Inc.
Written by Christopher Guest
, Michael McKean
and Rob Reiner
Used by Permission of Intertrax Music Inc. See more