New Movies Opening This Weekend at Parkwood 17
"New Year's Eve" (PG-13)
In the main story of this jumbled and fragmented montage of couples, Hilary Swank is responsible for coordinating the ball drop in NYC, she panics when there are problems with the machinery that makes it happen. It's directed by Garry Marshall, who also directed "Valentine's Day". Just like its predecessor, this romantic comedy has a huge ensemble cast which also includes Lea Michele (GLEE!), Ludacris, Ashton Kutcher, Jon Bon Jovi, Zac Efron, Jessica Biel, Halle Berry, Katherine Heigl, Sofia Vergara, Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Sarah Jessica Parker, Abigail Breslin, Josh Duhamel, and "SNL's" Seth Meyers.
"The Sitter" (R)
Jonah Hill plays a lazy college student who takes a job babysitting three kids. When his girlfriend lures him out of the house with the promise of sex, he takes the kids with him, and they eventually end up being chased around town by two drug dealers.