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The Sitter

R| 1 hr. 21 min.

Plot Summary
Noah Griffith (Jonah Hill) is stuck in a rut; he's been kicked out of college, and his self-absorbed girlfriend, Marisa (Ari Graynor), treats him poorly. All Noah wants to do these days is watch TV, but as a favor to his mother, he agrees to baby-sit a neighbor's three freakish children: Slater (Max Records), Blithe (Landry Bender) and Rodrigo (Kevin Hernandez). Coerced to score some drugs for Marisa in exchange for sex, Noah must take the terrible trio along on a wild odyssey through New York.

Cast: Jonah Hill , Max Records , Ari Graynor , JB Smoove , Sam Rockwell , Landry Bender , Kevin Hernandez , Kylie Bunbury

Director: David Gordon Green

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

The Sitter (2011)

Release Date: December 9th, 2011|1 hr. 21 min.

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  • August 07, 2012 ro00000000128209
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    Agreed. Very borderline/average comedy. Some funny parts, but nothing super special.

  • July 31, 2012 pn00000000128056
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    An average comedy movie with no meaning but hey i laught a little so no harm was done.

  • June 04, 2012 aw00000000112866
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    Gave me a good laugh.

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