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Adventures in Babysitting (2016)

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Two teen rival babysitters, Jenny and Lola, team up to hunt down one of their kids who accidentally runs away into the big city without any supervision.

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John Schultz

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Tiffany Paulsen
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sabrina Carpenter ... Jenny Parker
Sofia Carson ... Lola Perez
Nikki Hahn ... Emily Cooper
Mallory James Mahoney ... Katy Cooper
Max Gecowets ... Trey Anderson
Jet Jurgensmeyer ... Bobby Anderson
Madison Horcher ... AJ Anderson
Kevin Quinn ... Zac Chase
Gillian Vigman ... Helen Anderson
Gabrielle Miller ... Donna Cooper
Michael P. Northey ... Tiny (as Michael Northey)
Ken Lawson ... Scalper
Max Lloyd-Jones ... Officer James
Kevin O'Grady ... Barry Cooper
Hugo Ateo ... Hal Anderson
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Two teen rival babysitters, Jenny and Lola, team up to hunt down one of their kids who accidentally runs away into the big city without any supervision.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Further Adventures in Babysitting See more »

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Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)
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Disney Channel See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

One of the families babysat by Lola and Jenny has the surname Cooper, which is also the surname of the Main Character's Family in the Disney Channel series K.C. Undercover (2015). See more »

Goofs

When everyone is looking at Lola's photos in the closing scene, the final pic is of Trey washing Lady Marmalade being viewed by a shocked Helen Anderson. Lola gave her camera to the security guard at the concert, so she would not have been able to take that picture, nor would it have been on the memory card she was transferring the pictures from. See more »

Quotes

[seeing Lola's fingernails on her camera]
Katy Cooper: You know a professional manicure could do your hands wonders.
Lola Perez: How old are you?
Katy Cooper: Seven.
Lola Perez: [bragging] You wanna know what I was doing with my hands when I was seven?
Jenny Parker: [interrupting] No, and she doesn't want to!
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Connections

References MacGyver (1985) See more »

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Put Your Hands Up
Written by Brandon N. Caddell, and Larry Dorn
Produced by Brandon N. Caddell
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100th Disney Channel Original Movie!
2 July 2016 | by oisinmcSee all my reviews

Disney is celebrating its 100th Disney Original Movie with its recreation of the 1987 movie "Adventures in Babysitting".

The movie does well in its own right but when compared to the original version of the movie the movie falls a little flat. There are little to no innovative choices made by the production team in this version. They do manage to retain some of the 80's humor without seeming too cheesy, but some parts of the movie such as the "baddies" seem to have been pulled straight from the previous century.

The cast is chosen well with the banter between Disney Veterans Sabrina Carpenter and Sofia Carson providing a great few chuckles throughout the movie. The charming child actors/actresses in the movie do great to cause mischief without seeming too cliché.

despite the mediocre script and the outdated "baddies" the movie performs well as a comedy for a TV Movie thanks to the great performance by the cast. 7/10 - Worth a watch


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