Taglines: Imagine the greatest conversation you’ve ever had.
In 1996, immediately after the publication of one his best known and hugely successful novels, Infinite Jest, David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel) goes on a five day touring interview with Rolling Stone reporter and writer David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg). Through the trip, the two men became closer, find humor and fun and also discover one another’s weak spots.
The End of the Tour is an American biographical drama film about the writer David Foster Wallace, featuring Jason Segel and Jesse Eisenberg. Directed by James Ponsoldt and written by Donald Margulies, it is based on David Lipsky’s 2010 book Although of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself. It was released on July 31, 2015, by A24 Films.
The End of the Tour
Directed by: James Ponsoldt
Starring: Anna Chlumsky, Jesse Eisenberg, Jason Segel, Mamie Gummer, Joan Cusack, Mickey Sumner, Lindsey Elizabeth, Noel Fletcher, Gina Ferwerda, Chelsea Anne Lawrence
Screenplay by: Donald Margulies
Production Design by: Gerald Sullivan
Cinematography by: Jakob Ihre
Film Editing by: Darrin Navarro
Costume Design by: Emma Potter
Set Decoration by: Yvette Granata
Music by: Danny Elfman
MPAA Rating: R for language including some sexual references.
Studio: A24 Films
Release Date: July 31, 2015