This is a good movie with good acting. The dialogue is good, but it is the subtlety of the performance that makes the film interesting. It is a little bit Woody Allen in that it is cerebral and a little self indulgent, however if you are in the mood well worth a rent.
When Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg, The Social Network) joined acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace (Jason Segal, Sex Tape) on his book tour, an epic five-day journey began. As the two men share laughs and reveal hidden frailties, they are forever bonded in this fascinating and ultimately heartbreaking story.