Opening

67% Hercules Jul 25
65% Lucy Jul 25
33% And So It Goes Jul 25
—— The Fluffy Movie Jul 25
88% A Most Wanted Man Jul 25

Top Box Office

91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes $36.3M
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45% Planes: Fire And Rescue $17.5M
20% Sex Tape $14.6M
17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $9.8M
23% Tammy $7.4M
85% 22 Jump Street $4.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $3.9M
49% Earth to Echo $3.3M
49% Maleficent $3.2M

Coming Soon

—— Guardians of the Galaxy Aug 01
—— Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Aug 08
—— Step Up: All In Aug 08
—— Let's Be Cops Aug 13
—— The Expendables 3 Aug 15

New Episodes Tonight

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100% Defiance: Season 2
40% Dominion: Season 1
41% Gang Related: Season 1
86% Maron: Season 2
94% Rectify: Season 2
39% Rush: Season 1
85% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
41% Working the Engels: Season 1
76% You're the Worst: Season 1

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83% Extant: Season 1
—— Graceland: Season 2
—— Hot in Cleveland: Season 5
50% Jennifer Falls: Season 1
—— Motive: Season 2
69% Mystery Girls: Season 1
—— Rogue: Season 2
100% Suits: Season 4
38% Taxi Brooklyn: Season 1
—— Wilfred: Season 4
43% Young & Hungry: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

85% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
100% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
86% The Strain: Season 1
85% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
76% You're the Worst: Season 1

The Station Agent Reviews

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Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

Each of these characters has a generic, can-be- summed-up- with-one- character-trait quality, and there's no compelling reason for them to exist or for their stories to be told.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 2/4

October 17, 2003
Kent Turner
Film-Forward.com

As comforting, a bit hokey, and predictable as a CBS Sunday Night Movie, this intimate film should play well on television.

Full Review Source: Film-Forward.com | Original Score: 2.5/5

April 15, 2004
Thomas Delapa
Boulder Weekly

...indie flavor-of-the-month Patricia Clarkson is so predictable in her quirky style that you can set your watch by her.

Full Review Source: Boulder Weekly

February 9, 2004
Gabe Leibowitz
Film and Felt

A dull and obvious film posing as a subtle character study.

Full Review Source: Film and Felt | Original Score: 1/4

January 7, 2004
Josh Larsen
LarsenOnFilm

There isn't a character, location or situation in The Station Agent that could exist anywhere other than in a screenplay.

Full Review Source: LarsenOnFilm | Original Score: 1.5/4

July 21, 2011
Jimmy O
Film Snobs

The Station Agent features characters so insufferably quirky their relationship could only exist in Indie-wood.

Full Review Source: Film Snobs | Original Score: 1.5/5

January 12, 2004
Blake French
NutzWorld

...I was checking my watch every few minutes?even though I knew that I wasn?t wearing one?just because it gave me something to do.

Full Review Source: NutzWorld | Original Score: 1.5/5

November 20, 2003
Kim Linekin
eye WEEKLY

High-concept elements can't obscure how tired the surrogate family storyline is.

Full Review Source: eye WEEKLY | Original Score: 2.5/5

October 1, 2003
Josh Bell
Las Vegas Weekly

It's a small film about a small man, but it makes a big impression.

Full Review Source: Las Vegas Weekly | Original Score: 3.5/5

November 13, 2003
Annlee Ellingson
Boxoffice Magazine

Rarely has friendship -- honest, genuine friendship -- been portrayed so truthfully, with the gentle humor that belies real intimacy.

Full Review Source: Boxoffice Magazine | Original Score: 4/5

April 27, 2003
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Yes, this is a comedy, but it's also sad, and finally it's simply a story about trying to figure out what you love to do and then trying to figure out how to do it.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3.5/4

October 17, 2003
Ella Taylor
L.A. Weekly
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[The Station Agent] brings a fine sense of place, a saving humor, and a delicate appreciation of the way we sit tight on our hurts and losses, or run from them in order to avoid further pain.

Full Review Source: L.A. Weekly

October 2, 2003
Nell Minow
Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies

A quiet joy, with sensitive performances of breathtaking delicacy.

| Original Score: A-

October 4, 2003
Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

A quiet joy with breathtaking performances.

Full Review Source: Common Sense Media | Original Score: 5/5

December 29, 2010
Michael Szymanski
Zap2it.com

It's a wonderfully simple story about feeling like a geek and realizing that you're not alone.

Full Review Source: Zap2it.com | Original Score: 4/4

October 9, 2003
James Rocchi
Netflix

This human drama may be a big showcase for small actor Peter Dinklage, but it's much more than a one-man show. ...

Full Review Source: Netflix | Original Score: 4/5

October 9, 2003
Kevin Lally
Film Journal International

Like many a Sundance film, The Station Agent is something less than its festival buzz, but it's an often-gratifying vehicle for several likeable and talented actors.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

September 16, 2003
Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper
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... one of my favorites ...

Full Review Source: Ebert & Roeper

October 13, 2003
Todd Gilchrist
FilmStew.com

McCarthy's impressive directorial debut reflects, like few other films in recent memory, the feeling that we aren't alone, no matter how much we might think we want to be.

Full Review Source: FilmStew.com

October 14, 2003
Anton Bitel
Movie Gazette

Full Review Source: Movie Gazette | Original Score: 8/10

March 19, 2004
Jonathan W. Hickman
Entertainment Insiders
October 11, 2003
Todd McCarthy
Variety
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June 10, 2008
Derek Adams
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
Leonard Maltin
Leonard Maltin's Picks
October 4, 2003
Urban Cinefile Critics
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October 18, 2008
David Ansen
Newsweek
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November 1, 2007

Boston Phoenix
October 22, 2003

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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November 1, 2003

Guardian
April 9, 2004

Houston Chronicle
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July 21, 2005
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