Chris Parker agrees to babysit after her "dream" date stands her up. Expecting a dull evening, Chris settles down with three kids for a night of TV... and boredom. But when her frantic friend Brenda calls and pleads to be rescued from the bus station in downtown Chicago, the evening soon explodes into an endless whirl of hair-raising adventures! Babysitter and kids leave their safe suburban surroundings and head for the heart of the big city, never imagining how terrifyingly funny their expedition will become! Written by
She thought babysitting was easy money - until she started hanging out with the Andersons.
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Did You Know?
In 2016 the name of the "Diamond Building" seen in the movie was changed to the Crain Communications Building. Before that it was called the Smurfit-Stone Building, the Stone Container Building and the Associates Center. (Chicago IL) See more
In real life the diamond-shape slant of the Associates Center is a 45-degree angle, but in the movie, when Sara is up against the slant, it's noticeably steeper than 45 degrees. See more
That was Mrs. Anderson, she wants to know if you can babysit tonight.
[sees the look Brenda gives her
No, tell her I can't.
Because I want to sit at home and be depressed.
Oh, sit for the Andersons, that'll depress anyone.
Mom, I'm too old to babysit.
Shot of the thug who chased the little girl outside of skyscraper whimpering about being stuck out there. See more
Words and Music by Mick Jagger
and Keith Richards
Performed by The Rolling Stones
Courtesy ABKCO Music and Records, Inc. See more