The Sitter

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Hard-R misadventures are crazy and crass but still funny.

R 2011 81 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 9 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 15 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

A movie that gets to much hate!

This movie is a great comedy! It has very positive messages about Family and Homosexuality (one of the kids is gay and is too scared to admit it.) Jonah Hill does an awesome job acting as a babysitter. The movie does have some parts that might be a little too vulgar for anyone under 14. (At the beginning the main character Noah is giving a girl oral sex, but it’s censored and you see nothing.) And the story is about one of the boys stealing a egg with Cocaine in it and breaking it. The main characters have too get the money back, or the main character will be killed, the movie also touches on how you don’t have too be beautiful too have friends. If you’re kids are okay with swearing and some drugs, this movie is almost a must watch.

This title has:

Great messages
Great role models
age 14+

One of Jonah hill's best movies

No sex except for the scene in the beginning language is the biggest issue here but not as bad as Superbad

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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