David Foster Wallace
Sundance 2015: In 'End of the Tour,' David Foster Wallace, explained

Making a movie about the late novelist and essayist David Foster Wallace‎ would seem challenging on several counts. First there's the issue of turning a writer's craft into the stuff of fresh cinema. Then there's the issue of taking this particular writer's craft -- and its digressions, curlicues and literary observations -- and turning it into fresh cinema. Which makes it all the more remarkable that "The End of the Tour" has pulled off the feat, taking the dusty subgenre of the writing-life movie and enlivening it anew. The film, which world-premiered at Sundance‎ this past weekend and will be released in theaters by A24 later this year, is...