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The Babysitters (2007)

R | | Drama | 13 May 2011 (Poland)
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A teenager turns her babysitting service into a call-girl service for married guys after fooling around with one of her customers.

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David Ross

Writer:

David Ross
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lauren Birkell ... Melissa Rowan
Paul Borghese ... Cook
Chira Cassel Chira Cassel ... Health Teacher
Anthony Cirillo Anthony Cirillo ... Adam Beltran
Spencer Treat Clark ... Scott Miral
Andy Comeau ... Jerry Tuchman
Ann Dowd ... Tammy Lyner
Jason Dubin ... George
Harold Fort Harold Fort ... Doug
Alexie Gilmore ... Jill
Halley Wegryn Gross ... Nadine Woodberg
Michael Knowles ... Guidance Counselor
Louisa Krause ... Brenda Woodberg
Adam LeFevre ... Mr. Brown
John Leguizamo ... Michael Beltran
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Storyline

At 17, high-school junior Shirley Lyner is thinking about college and running a babysitting service that provides teen call girls to the dads of young children. In a long flashback, we see what brought her from being a babysitter to organizing and running the service. It starts with Michael, the father of children she baby-sits. A cup of coffee on the way home from his house, a night visit to a train yard, and one thing leads to another. Shirley can be ruthless, and tension builds when some of the clients take the girls to a mountain cabin and bring drugs. Then, one of the girls tries to freelance. Can this end well: is it a tragedy in the making? Do we all have secrets? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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These girls mean business.

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Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for disturbing strong sexual content, language and some drug use - involving teens | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 May 2011 (Poland) See more »

Also Known As:

Babysitters de Luxo See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$23,518, 11 May 2008, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$40,677, 18 May 2008
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Howard Stern was offered the chance to be a producer on the film but he turned it down. See more »

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Shirley Lyner: Shirley Lyner. I'm a junior at Alfred E. Groves high school. This is my babysitting service. The answer is no: mom doesn't drink, dad didn't hit me, Uncle Steve never showed me his privates. I don't even have an Uncle Steve. The money is nice, and paid fellatio isn't that much more humiliating than flipping burgers. But that's not why I do it.
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The New Science
Written by David Wingo
Performed by Ola Podrida
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Very good, yet odd.
6 August 2013 | by sexybeastv6See all my reviews

I loved the characters though I did wish that the movie didn't end so fast, I would have loved to see someone's wife find out. There are a lot of interesting and sleazy events taking place in this film and oddly enough you'll find yourself glued to the seat begging for more craziness to happen as the story line unfolds. This film is dramatically insane with hot romances and yet its a little disturbing once you factor in the age and lives that they lead. These girls are not your typical high school students, don't expect anything but slightly tamed adult material from this flick. This movie in my opinion is a must see, and most definitely not for people with an open mind.


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