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The Visitor (7-Sep-2007)

Director: Thomas McCarthy

Writer: Thomas McCarthy

Keywords: Drama, Comedy

A Connecticut professor attending a conference in New York City finds an impoverished illegal immigrant couple squatting in his apartment.

Walter Vale, a lonely, widowed 62-year old Connecticut professor burned out from his heavy life and career, travels to Manhattan to attend a conference at New York University. Walter arrives at his apartment to find illegal immigrants Tarek and Zainab squatting inside; eager to assist them in their predicament, Walter must endure a series of hurdles presented by their illegal status in a paranoid post-9/11 American as he looks to form a kinship with the fellow lost souls.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Richard Jenkins
2-Dec-1953   Six Feet Under
Richard Kind
22-Nov-1956   Paul Lassiter on Spin City


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