Parents' Guide to

Babysitters Beware

By Brian Costello, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Silly kid flick with mischief and a comic bully.

Movie PG 2011 70 minutes
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What you will—and won't—find in this movie.

Community Reviews

age 6+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 2+

best movie

great movie if you approve mild violence very funny!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
age 9+

Really Babysitters Beware

Language-"suc-y" is used Violence-pranks are used on the babysitters Great messages-it tells you that certant babysitters are careful and others are not

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2 ):
Kids say (4 ):

As a low-budget slapstick comedy primarily aimed at kids with mischievous tendencies, you could do a whole lot worse than BABYSITTERS BEWARE (aka "The No Sit List"). While the antics will surely keep kids in the 8-10 range entertained, its message about the challenges adults face when they have too much work to do and not enough time to spend with their kids is relevant and timely.

It's fun, it's very silly, and the cameo from Danny Trejo alone makes this better than some kids' movies. There is some bullying, but the bully is more like a mocking parody of bullies (think Nelson from The Simpsons) than anything scary or threatening.

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