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The Station Agent

Writer and first-time director Tom McCarthy's poignant comedy-drama centers on Finbar McBride (Peter Dinklage), a depressed dwarf who inherits and moves into an abandoned train yard after his only friend dies. Content to wallow in his loneliness, McBride reluctantly finds himself connecting with a pair of new acquaintances: Olivia (Patricia Clarkson), an artist troubled by the death of her son, and Joe (Bobby Cannavale), an upbeat hot dog vendor who operates his business right next door. With Raven Goodwin, Paul Benjamin, Michelle Williams.

Year: 2003
Genre: Drama, Amy's Favourites, Black Humour, Carmen's Favourites
Country: USA
Director: Tom McCarthy
Starring: Peter Dinklage, Patricia Clarkson, Bobby Cannavale, Raven Goodwin, Paul Benjamin, Michelle Williams
Duration: 86 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains drug use and offensive language
7.7/10
Location in store: Art House Cinema

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