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R| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Seventeen-year-old Shirley (Katherine Waterston) is a good student who works as a babysitter in order to make money for college. One night Michael (John Leguizamo), a father Shirley works for, confesses he's unhappy with married life. Shirley has a crush on Michael, and seizes this moment to kiss him. Michael is so happy he presents Shirley with a big tip, which gives her an idea. Shirley plans to make extra money by setting up her teenage friends with other unhappy fathers.

Cast: John Leguizamo , Katherine Waterston , Cynthia Nixon ,

Director: David Ross

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Peace Arch Entertainment Group Inc.

The Babysitters (2007)

Release Date: May 9th, 2008|1 hr. 30 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • It reads like a Cinemax special event, and as good as Leguizamo and Waterston are, the skeevy, fantasy-fulfillment plot that drives David Ross' movie is uncomfortably risky business. show more

  • Attempting to be this generation's "Risky Business," The Babysitters is the sort of ribald morality tale that manages to feel sleazy and decorous at the same time. show more

  • If Leguizamo imports a hint of pathos into his performance, Waterston adds a dollop of menace to hers, delivering another of Ross's attacks on what separates girls from men. In this world, women are their own worst enemy. show more

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  • January 02, 2009 LakersFan9n9
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    all i know is that when im a wife/mother, i'm hiring the ugliest most awkward teenager on the block as my babysitter.

  • June 02, 2008 godboy7
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