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The Sitter


Dec 08, 2011

Latest Home Video

Mar 20, 2012

MPAA Rating



David Gordon Green


Jonah Hill
Sam Rockwell
Ari Graynor


2011 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Still shot from the movie: The Sitter.

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We do not have a full review for this movie because it is rated R in the US and we usually only review G, PG, and PG-13 movies. However we do have details about the content you can expect to see in this movie in the "Content Details" section below.


Don't try this guy at home! Unemployed and suspended from college, Noah Jaybird (Jonah Hill) reluctantly agrees to babysit the three children next door. Then an old girl friend phones, so the irresponsible young adult decides to take the kids along on his wild date.

Content Details

Why Is The Sitter Rated R?

The Sitter is rated R for crude and sexual content, pervasive language, drug material and some violence.

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Here is additional information on sex, violence and profanity in The Sitter...

This additional information about the movie’s content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:


- Depictions of fighting, shooting and explosions, often in a comedic context.

- Infrequent non-graphic violence.

Sexual Content:

- Sexual language, references and innuendo.

- Brief portrayal of sexual activity (no nudity, but some detail shown).

- Crude content and language.

- Embracing and kissing.

- Infrequent portrayals of and references to crude bodily functions.


- Frequent use of the sexual expletive and variations, sometimes in a sexual context.

- Frequent use of scatological slang and vulgar expressions.

- Ethno-cultural slurs.

Drugs and Alcohol:

- Two scenes depicting illegal drug use (some detail shown).

- Tobacco use.

Home Video Viewing Alternatives

Here are some ideas for home video titles that are related to The Sitter.

Other reluctant babysitters are depicted in The Pacifier and The Spy Next Door. A team of teenaged girls earns create their own summer job in The Babysitters Club, and a group of unemployed fathers think they have solved all their problems when they open a Daddy Day Care.

Canadian Movie Ratings

14A Coarse and Sexual Language, Drug Use.
AB 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
MB 14A Not Recommended for Young Children, Crude Content, Coarse Language.
ON 14A Coarse Language, Sexual Content.
QC 13+ Vulgar Language.

Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A

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Details on home video releases of The Sitter...

The Sitter releases to home video on March 20, 2012, in a Totally Irresponsible Edition.

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