The Station Agent
When his only friend and co-worker dies, Fin McBride, a young man born with dwarfism moves to an abandoned train depot in Newfoundland, New Jersey. Though he tried to maintain a life of solitude, he is soon entangled with Olivia Harris, a clumsy divorced woman who grieves the death of her beloved son Sam and Joe Oramas, an overly friendly Cuban hot-dog vendor. After some days, the weird trio becomes friends.
Keywords: #Bobby Cannavale #Michelle Williams #Patricia Clarkson #Paul Benjamin #Peter Dinklage #Raven Goodwin #The Station Agent #Thomas McCarthy
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June 14, 2009 ...a sweet art film that is unapologetic as it is memorable. Peter Dinklage's performance is poetic and pure as any you will ever observe on screen or off.Read in Source
July 21, 2011 There isn't a character, location or situation in The Station Agent that could exist anywhere other than in a screenplay.Read in Source
December 31, 2003 While many movies reintroduce us to the same old types, The Station Agent is an original -- you've never seen these people on screen before, and it's a pleasure to make their acquaintance.Read in Source
San Francisco Chronicle
October 17, 2003 As touching and original a movie as you're likely to see this year.Read in Source
Common Sense Media
December 29, 2010 A quiet joy with breathtaking performances.
November 15, 2003 The Station Agent never leaves its sleepy patch of New Jersey. But when it's over, you know you've been somewhere.Read in Source
New York Observer
February 26, 2004 Mr. Dinklage projects both size and intelligence in the fascinating reticence of his face.Read in Source
October 08, 2010 Peter Dinklage details Fin’s solitude in single glances, but his countenance also warms to eventual friendship. It’s an attenuated, reserved, realistic performance — bolstered when we learn Fin is silent because shouting only summons repressed rage.Read in Source
June 16, 2016 For the first time in his career, Dinklage was allowed to play someone with dimension, passion, and an identity beyond his physical attributes, and he makes the most of it.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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