Adventures in Babysitting

Adventures in Babysitting

Elisabeth Shue
Director: Chris Columbus Cast: Elisabeth Shue
Elisabeth Shue
, Maia Brewton
Maia Brewton
, Keith Coogan
Keith Coogan
Chris Columbus

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Overview

Teenager Chris Parker (Elisabeth Shue) would rather party with her boyfriend, but when her beau breaks their date she reluctantly accepts a babysitting job. It isn't all TV and icebox-raiding when Chris' best friend Brenda (Penelope Ann Miller) calls her to announce that she's stranded at the bus station. With her youthful charges in tow (one of whom, 15-year-old Brad (Keith Coogan), has a hopeless crush on the babysitter), Chris heads into downtown Chicago to go to Brenda's rescue. Thus begins a roller coaster ride of comic mishaps, unexpected perils and hairbreadth escapes. IN one bit, blues singer Albert Collins refuses to allow Chris and company to leave the nightclub they've wandered into until they agree to sing along with a song borrowed from, of all things the 1939 B-picture Nancy Drew, Reporter! . Screenwriter and Steven Spielberg protégé Chris Columbus made his directorial debut with Adventures in Babysitting.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/07/2012
UPC: 0786936825756
Original Release: 1987
Rating: PG-13
Source: Touchstone / Disney
Sound: [DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound]
Time: 1:42:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Elisabeth Shue Chris Parker
Maia Brewton Sara Anderson
Keith Coogan Brad Anderson
Anthony Rapp Daryl Coopersmith
Vincent D'Onofrio Dawson
Calvin Levels Joe Gibb
Penelope Ann Miller Brenda
George Newbern Dan
John Ford Noonan John Pruitt
Bradley Whitford Mike Tedwell
John Davis Chandler Bleak
Allan Aarons Actor
Janet Hirshenson Actor
Ron Canada Graydon
Dan Ziskie Mr. Anderson
Lolita Davidovich College girl at frat party
John Dee Old Man
Marcia Bennett Nurse
Monica Devereux Teenage Runaway
Rummy Bishop Janitor #2
Rick Goldman Adulterer
Deryck Hazel Maitre D
John Hemphill Drunk at Party
Clark Johnson Black Gang Leader
Sam Moses Dr. Nuhkbane
Les Nirenberg Fat Man
Juan Ramirez Chicano Leader
Richard Rebiere Friend
Sandi Ross Bag Lady
Linda Sorenson Mrs. Anderson
Walt Woodson Gang Member
Albert Collins Blues Club Performer
Kirsten Kieferle Sesame

Technical Credits
Chris Columbus Director,Screenwriter
David Lee Sound/Sound Designer
Barbara Dunphy Production Designer
Judith R. Gellman Costumes/Costume Designer
Raja Gosnell Editor
Todd Hallowell Production Designer
Debra Hill Producer
Janet Hirshenson Casting
Jane Jenkins Casting
Michael Kamen Score Composer
Gregory Keen Art Director
Lynda Obst Producer
Steven Saxton Associate Producer
David Simkins Screenwriter
Frederic Steinkamp Editor
Ric Waite Cinematographer

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