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The 5 Worst Phone Calls in Movie History

The Call Sony Pictures

Halle Berry's new thriller "The Call" has a pretty simple premise: a gal is kidnapped but manages to make a 911 call that is answered by Berry's emergency operator. And then, you know, all hell breaks loose.

Sounds pretty harrowing, right? But when it comes to frightening, dangerous and downright creepy phone calls, Hollywood history is filled with examples even more extreme. So in honor of Berry and "The Call," we thought this would be a perfect time to look at the 5 Worst Phone Calls in Movie History. Get More »

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6 Craigslist Ads for Movie Babysitters

The Sitter
20th Century Fox

In "The Sitter" (now on DVD and Blu-ray) Jonah Hill has his hands full when he takes on a babysitting gig and ends up running all over New York City with his charges in tow.

Just a guess, but it's possible that the kids' parents didn't quite have that in mind when they hired him. Perhaps they would have done better looking for a sitter on Craigslist? Based on these ads that other fictional babysitters might have posted -- helpfully provided by our friend Old Red Jalopy -- well, hmm, maybe not.
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