Green has spoken before regarding the surfeit of quality deleted material from “The Sitter,” and while the results are hardly the discovery of a four-hour cut of “The Tree of Life,” the presence of Sam Rockwell makes them worth a look all the same. Rockwell features prominently in both clips, hosted by CHUD and Movieline, showcasing his role as a maniacal drug dealer crossing paths with Jonah Hill's demented babysitting stint, and it is a wise move. Unless Clifton Collins Jr. or Eric Stoltz is up for it, the crazy drug pusher is a cliché best left untouched, but Rockwell brings his formidable comedic chops to the forefront here, elevating the deleted scenes and final film around him to a higher level. A supporting turn by J.B. Smoove, in the first clip as a wounded drug minion, delights as well.
“The Sitter” struggled to find an audience in its theatrical release, after the barrage of minotaur dick jokes and the chuckle-worthy Justin Theroux performance that was “Your Highness,” but it seems Green may have had a finer film on his hands than what was delivered to little fanfare. Anyway, you can give it another shot at home. Check out the clips below.