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The Visitor

Unforgettable direction
Writer/director Tom McCarthy, expanding on the theme of unexpected friendships that propelled 2003’s The Station Agent , is a subtle artist, and that trait extends to Jenkins.
By BRETT MICHEL  |  April 16, 2008

Visitation rights

Hidden in plain sight
“In terms of the general public, most people I know have never seen the inside of a detention center."
By BRETT MICHEL  |  April 16, 2008

Reading is fundamental

Last-minute items to toss under the tree and more
Some of the books I enjoyed most this year were written for an audience more than 10 years my junior.
By PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 12, 2007

The Great New Wonderful

Subtle, witty confection from the director of Harold and Kumar Go to Whitecastle
This film from Danny Leiner is set in Manhattan around September 11, 2002, and though its disparate cast of characters don’t overtly acknowledge the catastrophe of a year before, they don’t seem unaffected, either. Watch the trailer for The Great New Wonderful (QuickTime)
By PETER KEOUGH  |  June 23, 2006

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