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On a quiet suburban street tucked within a 'safe neighborhood', a babysitter must defend a twelve-year-old boy from strangers breaking into the house, only to discover that this is far from a normal home invasion.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2017-10-06

Runtime 89 minutes


TMDB 6.7


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samantha_blizzard shared a tip "Not bad for a Christmas horror movie. Dark premise, but not hard to watch."

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aaron_7939 shared a tip "Kill time, just don't be killed.""

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Bongkers shared a tip "Home Alone with a twist.. Kind of.. 🪣🎄"

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neil_flanders shared a tip "Great twists in this one. Instant addition to my fave XMas horror."

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beadzombie shared a tip "It's a good movie for teens, though heavy on blood. Full of twists. #twists #teenhorror #lighthorror"

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mansman shared a tip "It's a short and fun movie, I liked the ending."

denis_lefebvre shared a tip "Unexpected plot twist and awesome acting."

sidney_williams shared a tip "Dark but enthralling!"

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meisha_mull_alittle shared a tip "Fun christmas thriller/slasher. It helps that Dacre Montgomery plays a small part in this 😏🥵"

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ivette_baez shared a tip "Couldn’t take this film seriously."

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twitch366 shared a tip "Well done!"

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sarai_contreras shared a tip "The ending was clever"

chelsey_passerella shared a tip "Suspense, comedy, and Christmas all in one!"

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brooklynn_2866 shared a tip "It’s a great Christmas movie"

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learah shared a tip "Huge Plot Twist, One of the best horror movies ever"

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learah shared a tip "Huge Plot Twist, one of the best horror movies ever!"

boo_boo_2959 shared a tip "Very memorable. One of the best horrors/thrillers out there. Very well done and the acting is fantastic."

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marcus_parks shared a tip "Go in unaware. It'll subvert your expectations. Great movie, messed up as hell."

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smoothcookies shared a tip "Good for a teenage thriller. Def oh snap moments."

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ken_l shared a tip "Loved it. It isnt what it seems and will surprise you."

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corey_simons shared a tip "Tons of fun mixed in with some thrills and twists. A good watch!"

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corey_simons shared a tip "Loved it!"

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breezy_girl shared a tip "Great movie!! Totally recommend! Can watch anytime of year but definitely a great horror Christmas movie!"

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tonia_b shared a tip "This was surprisingly good."

matt_rizzo_7734 shared a tip "I personally didn’t think the twist worked. But, it was entertaining enough to keep watching it (6.5/10)"

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allyson_murch shared a tip "Its a little messed up but its great"

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maryrichardson shared a tip "One of my favourite horror/thrillers. I’ve seen it many times. #horror"

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kiana_eva_5660 shared a tip "This movie is fun and scary and has a great cast."

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horror_buff_gal shared a tip "Very good plot twists!"

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jessica_mariano shared a tip "It was a lot better than I thought. Nice twist."

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jessica_mariano shared a tip "Loved it."

erica_dennis shared a tip "Very good! Kept you guessing till the end!"

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greg_armstrong shared a tip "Good twist"

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mark_sibley shared a tip "Dec 10"

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gloria_grassell shared a tip "I wasn’t expecting the things that happened in this movie. I loved it!"

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christianna_daniels shared a tip "Quiet Christmas story that gets out of hand fast!"

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life_with_rihanna shared a tip "THIS IS THE BEST MOVIE IN THE WORLD! WATCH IT NOW."

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bayleigh_burgoyne shared a tip "I liked it because it took a way diffrent turn then I tuought it would.#horror #wow"

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bayleigh_burgoyne shared a tip "It would have to be the babysitter because shes a bad ass"

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leah_galpin shared a tip "It is scary and keeps you on the edge of your seat#horror"

viola_aguilar shared a tip "It definitely has several twists. Keeps you intrigued."

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rellyms shared a tip "Great twist on home alone"

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damion_bartholomew shared a tip "Good Christmas movie:)"

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mister_jolly_9546 shared a tip "Great film. Very tight script."

toni_bell_1798 shared a tip "Don’t judge a movie by its trailer. If you like dark comedy, horror movies, you will love this!!!"

deliverance_blacksc shared a tip "It watching this movie made me so irritated to the point I couldn’t even finish it. Would not recommend."

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kerra_t shared a tip "A good balance of horror and comedy. Some good twists and character(s) to root for."

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jae_luna shared a tip "some of the writing fell kind of flat for me but it still made me want to crawl out of my skin so like. good movie!"

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trentonlovesmovies shared a tip "love. this. movie. the dark tone. the characters. the kills. i watch it every year around christmas time."

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