“What the fuck am I doin’ here?” asks Anthony Bourdain
, via archival audio, early in Morgan Neville
’s new documentary “Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain
.” “I shall explain,” he continues, and so he does. The public outpouring of grief when Bourdain took his own life in 2018 was overwhelming; it was joined by some confusion because although he had always been forthcoming about his own demons and drives, his books and television shows conveyed such a palpable zest for living.
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