PG-13 | | Comedy
Five siblings are left alone all summer when their mom leaves town and the evil babysitter bites the dust.
16 January 2004 | movies2u
"Don't Tell Mom The Babysitter's Dead"- 8/10. Christina Applegate brings humor to this classic 80's style movie.
Don't Tell Mom The Babysitter's Dead (1991) This is one of the best and the last 80's style comedies along the lines of ...
In one of the earlier script drafts, the babysitter's death was supposed to be a more elaborate story line: the Crandell children were all suspects, and they all had their reasons to kill her. Although certain scenes were scaled down, elements of ... ...
Sue Ellen "Swell" Crandell:
I feel so guilty, I should've been nicer.
Kenny Crandell: Yeah, she was a great baby sitter.
When Brian and Sue Ellen are sitting on the beach waiting for the grunion run, Brian says that grunion fish males and females do not mate at the same time. In reality, the female grunion buries her eggs and waits for the male to wrap around her and release his sperm before abandoning the eggs.
The two groundskeepers for the cemetery stand over the Babysitters grave and comment how nice it was for her to leave them the money. The tombstone reads "Nice Old Lady inside who died of natural causes".