Adventures in Babysitting

Adventures in Babysitting

DVD - 2016
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Sparks fly when free-spirited Lola and prim, proper Jenny learn they're up for the same internship. But that night, after newbie babysitter Lola breaks 'Rule No. One: Never take your eyes off the kids' she's forced to call Jenny, currently on her own gig, to help track down Trey, who has snuck out. Now with all their young charges in tow, these rivals must team up and brave the big city on the wildest, wackiest adventure of their lives!
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Disney Channel, [2016]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital,optical,2.0 Dolby Digital (English, French, Spanish)
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May 24, 2019

"Adventures" is non-stop fun! After being stood up, Chris reluctantly takes a babysitting job which turns out to be a lot more than she bargained for! I've seen this probably ten times and never get tired of it! Lots of laughs are to be found and you'll find yourself on the edge of your seat as Chris and her "kids" try to get out of the predicaments they land themselves in! Never a dull moment in this film, but always fun!

Jan 31, 2019

Surprisingly very good for a kids movie. Simply but yet charming. The cast in this movie were very strong.

JCLJackieS Jul 22, 2017

I recently re-watched Adventures in Babysitting, and enjoyed it as much as I have every other time I watched it. The ridiculous escalation of the events of the evening does not disappoint. I feel like this is a staple for anyone who grew up in the 80s.

Jul 21, 2017

Watch for Toronto locations. The blues concert happens at the Silver Dollar Room on Spadina at College Street.

Mar 15, 2017

Funny, cute movie but nothing beats the original.

Jun 26, 2016

origin chris parker is teenage girl babysitting like jessie of nanny

britprincess1ajax Apr 11, 2016

I've always considered Christopher Columbus has always been like a diluted John Hughes for me. He doesn't have incisive commentary the way Hughes did. Columbus's work is less daring and more family friendly. But compared to the swill before and after Chris and John, he seems like a god in retrospect. Everyone knows about HOME ALONE, but ADVENTURES IN BABYSITTING came first, with the sparkling personalities of young Elizabeth Shue and Keith Coogan. I expected silliness, but I got comedy and heart instead. I loved it. Maybe it was the sweet taste of nostalgia, but I would recommend ADVENTURES IN BABYSITTING to everyone.

Mar 07, 2016

Maybe, maybe, if you saw it when you were 8, you might have a soft spot for it as an adult, otherwise...
Too absurd and schlocky.
The situational comedy c-o-u-l-d be funny, IF the particular scenes (e.g. being at the function the parents were at) were set up better.
Not my cup of tea.

Aug 13, 2015

One of the defining teen flicks to emerge from the 80s, Chris Columbus’ lightweight comedy about a hapless young girl’s babysitting night from hell may not have aged well but for those of us who can remember a time before smartphones and GPS satellites it’s a pleasant romp down memory lane. From Elizabeth Shue’s big-haired innocence to an early cameo by Vincent D’Onofrio as a golden haired (and very thin) garage mechanic this is pure bubblegum cinema yet I must admit I smiled throughout, especially at the ludicrously improbable finale atop a Chicago skyscraper and the prerequisite “new love interest” final scene. Perhaps it’s a good thing they don’t make them like this anymore, but I’m kind of glad they made this one. Guilty pleasure.

Sep 15, 2014

AWESOME!!! I LOVED IT!!! As good as the book!!!

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laustcawz Feb 26, 2012

That's "Don't F*** with the babysitter!"

Aug 27, 2011

Daryl: "Don't touch it! It could get infected! He could get anything - Tetanus, rabies, scabies, emphysema!"

beckz Mar 14, 2008

"Don't mess with the babysitter!"


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