Movie News & Reviews

May 9, 2008 12:00 AM

Rhythms of life

The Visitor

is a movie reminder that ”quiet desperation“ can be quiet indeed. Unless, of course, you take up the drums. This tender character study is a ­showcase for veteran character actor ­Richard Jenkins (

North Country

), so good at being reserved that when his frigid, lonely façade starts to melt, we can't help but melt with him.

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