‘The End of the Tour:’ Avoid if you actually like David Foster Wallace (Our grade: C+)


If you are a David Foster Wallace fan, you might want to skip “The End of the Tour,” a decent but not great movie that at its top-dollar best is a solid look at a lesser writer dealing with his feelings about a capital-G “Great one” by interviewing him.

It is based on David Lipsky’s 2010 book, “Although Of Course You End Up Becoming Yourself: A Road Trip With David Foster Wallace,” a transcript of a nearly weeklong interview Lipsky did with Wallace as he was on the “Infinite Jest” book tour for an ultimately killed Rolling Stone piece.

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