"End of the Tour," aka "that Jason Segel David Foster Wallace movie," is a not a traditional, life-spanning biopic, and thank heavens for that. The film is a more personal, meditative examination of the tortured artist that has enough wisdom and profundity to appeal to fans and novices alike. Show More Summary
Here’s another hot ticket out of this year’s Sundance, acquired by distributor A24 as the fest was getting under way. The End of the Tour is based on David Lipsky’s book Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip With David Foster Wallace. Show More Summary
Jason Segel is seen as an actor who can light up even the dreariest comedy with his amusing, everyman shtick, and has built himself into a comedic leading man because of this talent. He's veered into dramatic territory before, but...Show More Summary
The late novelist and essayist David Foster Wallace is best remembered for writing "Infinite Jest," a sprawling 1,079-page opus full of ironic wit and dynamic, digressive prose.
And starring Jesse Eisenberg as "that awkward cerebral guy with the stammer"
Jason Segel is taking a leap from his usual comedic roles to play real-life author David Foster Wallace in The End of the Tour. Jesse Eisenberg stars opposite him as Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky, the writer who chronicled five...Show More Summary
Here's the first trailer for "The End of the Tour," which garnered rave reviews at this year's Sundance Film Festival with Jason Segel starring as late novelist David Foster Wallace and Jesse Eisenberg as Rolling Stone writer David Lipsky. The...Show More Summary
David Foster Wallace fans, get your tissues ready. The trailer for the biopic The End of the Tour has finally arrived Actor Jason Segel plays the late author, which revolves around the true story of Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky (played by Jesse Eisenberg) profiling Wallace during a book tour in 1996. Show More Summary
The days of Marshall Ericksen are long gone, friends.
Famed author David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel) and Rolling Stone writer David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) form a complicated bond in the first trailer for The End of the Tour, a film that examines the duo's five-day encounter during the writer's Infinite Jest book tour. "When I think of this trip, I see...
Jason Segel stars as acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace in 'The End of Tour', which gets its first trailer and poster.
Based on the memoirs of Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky (Jessie Eisenberg), who interviewed Wallace following the release of Infinite Jest.
There are some fans of David Foster Wallace who may never be comfortable with the idea of a movie about the writer. It’s something that DFW certainly wouldn’t have been comfortable with himself: For years he was concerned about how an...Show More Summary
Jason Segel plays author David Foster Wallace in "The End of the Tour."
Without context, the trailer for "The End of the Tour" kind of looks like an odd couple road trip comedy. Like "Almost Famous" for the book tour set, with Rolling Stone writer David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) on tour with author DavidShow More Summary
In the years since his death, pop culture has compressed David Foster Wallace down to “the guy who wrote Infinite Jest, and killed himself.” While both those things are certainly true—Infinite Jest’s sprawling, distinctive prose catapulted...Show More Summary
Could this movie earn Segel an Oscar nomination? "The End of the Tour Trailer: Jason Segel Impresses as David Foster Wallace" was originally published on Film School Rejects for our wonderful readers to enjoy. It is not intended to be reproduced on other websites. Show More Summary
Ever since its premiere at Sundance, the David Foster Wallace road trip film The End of the Tour has garnered rave reviews for How I Met Your Mother alum Jason Segel's performance as the late author of Infinite Jest. Yet all non-film critics had on the film were a few images of Segel and co-star Jesse Eisenberg.