The station agent

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Actor and playwright Tom McCarthy makes his feature film debut as a writer/director with the quirky comedy drama The Station Agent. In New Jersey, Finbar McBride (Peter Dinklage) is a four-foot-tall lonely man who chooses to live the life of a hermit in an abandoned train yard following the death of his friend. While he is there, he unexpectedly meets and befriends a couple of fellow loners. Troubled Olivia (Patricia Clarkson) is an artist devastated by the loss of her son and separation from her husband, while carefree and friendly Joe (Bobby Cannavale) runs a hot dog stand. The three unlikely friends each deal with their urge to connect compared with their individual need for isolation. Also starring Raven Goodwin, Paul Benjamin, and Michelle Williams. The Station Agent won the Audience award at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival. ~ Andrea LeVasseur, Rovi
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Grouped Work ID48111758-36d8-be1d-2fb5-59d36e79a3f3
Grouping Titlestation agent
Grouping Authormiramax films
Grouping Categorymovie
Last Grouping Update2019-12-10 10:31:32AM
Last Indexed2019-12-12 04:06:23AM

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auth_author2Benjamin, Paul, 1938-
Cannavale, Bobby,
Cannavale, Bobby.
Clarkson, Patricia,
Clarkson, Patricia.
Dinklage, Peter,
Dinklage, Peter.
Kind, Richard,
May, Robert.
McCarthy, Tom, 1966-
McCarthy, Tom, 1969 May 22-
Skalski, Mary Jane.
Trask, Stephen.
Tucker, Kathryn.
Williams, Michelle, 1980-
author2-roleBenjamin, Paul,1938-
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Cannavale, Bobby,actor.
Cannavale, Bobby.
Clarkson, Patricia,actor.
Clarkson, Patricia.
Dinklage, Peter,actor.
Dinklage, Peter.
Kind, Richard,actor.
Lions Gate Films,film distributor.
May, Robert.
McCarthy, Tom,1966-film director,screenwriter.
McCarthy, Tom,1966-screenwriter,director.
McCarthy, Tom,1969 May 22-
Miramax Films,film distributor.
Miramax Films.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Next Wednesday (Firm)
SenArt Films (Firm)
Skalski, Mary Jane.
Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Trask, Stephen.
Tucker, Kathryn.
Williams, Michelle,1980-
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Country life -- New Jersey -- Drama
Drama
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Feature films
Feature films -- United States
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Friendship -- Drama
New Jersey -- Drama
Railroad stations -- New Jersey -- Drama
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title_displayThe station agent
title_fullThe station agent / produced by Mary Jane ... and others ; written and directed by Tom McCarthy
The station agent [videorecording] / Miramax Films ; a SenArt Films production ; in association with Next Wednesday ; produced by Mary Jane Skalski, Robert May, Kathryn Tucker ; written and directed by Thomas McCarthy
The station agent [videorecording] / Miramax Films presents a Senart Films production in association with Next Wednesday ; produced by Mary Jane Skalski, Robert May and Kathryn Tucker ; written and directed by Tom McCarthy
title_shortThe station agent
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