Out of the shadows
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OUT OF THE SHADOWS: Longtime supporting actor Richard Jenkins stars in “The Visitor” but keeps his signature enigmatic cool. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)
‘SIX FEET UNDER’: World-weary, secretive and, well, dead, Jenkins’ character still held a commanding presence. (Tracy Bennett / HBO)
‘SHALL WE DANCE?’: The actor put on gumshoes as a PI catering to Susan Sarandon as a suspicious spouse.  (David James / Miramax Films)
‘THE VISITOR’: A chance encounter with a musician (Haaz Sleiman) restores passion to the life of Walter Vale (Jenkins). (Jo Jo Whilden / Overture Films)