Segel, Eisenberg, Schwartz: OMG! It’s The End of the Tour with Harry’s Pizzeria

The-End-of-the-Tour-poster-courtesy-A24Tickets are NOW LIVE for our last OMG! event of the summer with O Cinema Wynwood!

THE END OF THE TOUR tells the story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter & novelist David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel), which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace’s groundbreaking epic novel, Infinite Jest.

As the days go on, a tenuous yet intense relationship seems to develop between journalist and subject. The two men bob and weave around each other, sharing laughs and also possibly revealing hidden frailties – but it’s never clear how truthful they are being with each other. Ironically, the interview was never published, and five days of audio tapes were packed away in Lipsky’s closet. The two men did not meet again. The film is based on Lipsky’s critically acclaimed memoir about this unforgettable encounter, written following Wallace’s 2008 suicide. Both Segel and Eisenberg reveal great depths of emotion in their performances and the film is directed with humor and tenderness by Sundance vet James Ponsoldt from Pulitzer- Prize winner Donald Margulies’ insightful and heartbreaking screenplay.

See you at O on Thursday, August 13!  Dinner is served when doors open at 6PM, and the film begins at 7PM.  General Admission is $40 and  VIP Tickets include a copy of “Michael’s Genuine Food” cookbook plus priority seating for $55 (Priority seating is also made available to O CINEMA Members.) Chef de cuisine Danny OMG Ramirez has the following menu cooking… You won’t want to miss this one!

Peach and Arugula Salad
parmigiano and shallot vinaigrette

Michigan Pasty Pot Pie
pork and beef

Braised Cabbage
grain mustard and pickled onions

Rice Pilaf

Chocolate Chess Pie
crema

Popcorn Trail Mix
pretzels and chocolate

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