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Story


Finbar McBride (Peter Dinklage) is a man trying to live life on his own terms. Looking only to be left alone, he takes up residence in an rural town's old train depot. But much like the station agents that occupied small town depots before him, he finds himself reluctantly becoming enmeshed in the lives of his neighbors, especially Olivia (Patricia Clarkson), a forty-year-old artist struggling with the break up of her marriage, and Joe (Bobby Cannavale) a thirty-year-old with a talent for cooking and an insatiable hunger for conversation - whether anyone wants to talk to him or not.
The STATION AGENT is about three people with nothing in common, except their shared solitude, until chance circumstances bring their lives together. Before long, from this forgotten depot, this mismatched threesome forges an unlikely bond, which ultimately reveals that even isolation is better shared.

Cast

Peter DinklageFinbar McBride
Josh PaisCarl
Richard KindLouis Tiboni
Bobby CannavaleJoe Oramas
Patricia ClarksonOlivia Harris
Raven GoodwinCleo
Marla SucharetzaJanice
Michelle WilliamsEmily
Jayce BartokChris
Joe Lo TruglioDanny
John SlatteryDavid

  • Genre: Drama Movies
  • Director: Tom McCarthy
  • Producer: Miramax Films (LA)
  • Length: 88
  • Aspect ratio: 1.85:1
  • Theatrical Release
    North AmericaOct 3, 2003
  • Ratings
    North AmericaR
    Europe15
    AustraliaM
  • DVD Release
    North AmericaJun 15, 2004
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