Film Scribblings: End of the Tour

There are some movies that simply make it impossible for me to judge their quality. This comes mostly from the fact that I find myself too closely engaging with the material, empathizing with some aspect of the story, be it character or situation, to such an extent that I can’t separate those deeply personal reactions from the objective understanding of what the film is. It’s invariably a confusing and disorienting feeling for me, especially when it comes out of left field.

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  • Year: 2015
  • Director: James Ponsoldt
  • Writer: Donald Margulies
  • Cinematographer: Jakob Ihre
  • Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Jason Segal
  • Website: http://endofthetour-movie.com

There are some movies that simply make it impossible for me to judge their quality.  This comes mostly from the fact that I find myself too closely engaging with the material, empathizing with some aspect of the story, be it character or situation, to such an extent that I can’t separate those deeply personal reactions from the objective understanding of what the film is.  It’s invariably a confusing and disorienting feeling for me, especially when it comes out of left field.
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