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Call Me By Your Name has reached peak Call Me By Your Name-ness (Part 14)

Call Me By Your Name has won a major critics association's Best Picture Award, but that has led people to question whether it is really a queer masterpiece or simply a retread of something Lasse Hallstrom would have made at Miramax in 2003. Meanwhile, its stars turn to new projects (below) and people are questioning the apparatus by which straight actors are repeatedly cast and praised for acting in gay "prestige" projects.

by Anonymousreply 18012 hours ago

Great recap, OP! haha

by Anonymousreply 1Last Tuesday at 11:14 AM

fuck you, OP.

by Anonymousreply 2Last Tuesday at 11:36 AM

There are opposing opinions of OP. Shocker.

by Anonymousreply 3Last Tuesday at 11:41 AM

R2 / R3 = "Team Queer Masterpiece"

by Anonymousreply 4Last Tuesday at 11:51 AM

R4 = Team LGBTQ

by Anonymousreply 5Last Tuesday at 12:11 PM

R5 = Team FUCKOFF

by Anonymousreply 6Last Tuesday at 12:51 PM

All of us: Team CMBYN WOOOOOOOOOOO

by Anonymousreply 7Last Tuesday at 1:09 PM

OP's recap gave me a nice chuckle. Good job.

by Anonymousreply 8Last Tuesday at 1:21 PM

That pseudo gay pedofest of a movie is bound to die in the wake of Spacey and Singer.

by Anonymousreply 9Last Tuesday at 2:11 PM

Yeah yeah I can see how dead it is...

by Anonymousreply 10Last Tuesday at 2:12 PM

They're going to be on Kimmel tomorrow

by Anonymousreply 11Last Tuesday at 2:24 PM

Yeah you keep clinging to that to keep yourself warm at night r9

by Anonymousreply 12Last Tuesday at 2:37 PM

R11 oooh yay! It's been at least a week since they were together last (publicly). FAR. TOO. LONG.

by Anonymousreply 13Last Tuesday at 2:50 PM

Has handsome Arnie returned to twitter yet? I miss his ever so witty remarks and sharp humor.

by Anonymousreply 14Last Tuesday at 3:08 PM

We have Chalamet on twitter, we can do without Armie.

by Anonymousreply 15Last Tuesday at 3:10 PM

R14 definitely not Armie given you misspelled his name. Twice.

Timmy's never around though! For a New York artsy kid he's very quiet on social media. Reckon his manager used Armie as an example and told him to keep quiet?

by Anonymousreply 16Last Tuesday at 3:35 PM

[QUOTE]New York artsy kid

The tweets he has, er, tweeted so far are all quite basic, so I wonder just how artsy he is. That could be why he's so quiet on there - that tweeting more could dispel that artsy image.

by Anonymousreply 17Last Tuesday at 3:43 PM

I mean that mug speaks for itself. Who needs a brain with so much face?

by Anonymousreply 18Last Tuesday at 3:54 PM

R11 I guess they took that poster's advice about letting Armie accompany Timmy on the late night circuit, since he apparently bombed on Fallon solo.

by Anonymousreply 19Last Tuesday at 3:57 PM

It's been said before, but it bears repeating:

The parent who named his kid after a toothpaste is my official hero.

by Anonymousreply 20Last Tuesday at 4:00 PM

Chalamet does seem to be much better interviewing with Armie than on his own.

Though he is still quite young, doing the whole PR thing isn't easy. Many established actors never managed to get good at it.

by Anonymousreply 21Last Tuesday at 4:07 PM

Not necessarily better, Armie just breaks up the awkwardness with his slow deep voice. Plus Timmy's all over Armie, fun perk.

by Anonymousreply 22Last Tuesday at 4:13 PM

Slow? Armie talks so fast dude also movies his hands & head in a frenzy. He does have a deep voice so there's that I guess.

by Anonymousreply 23Last Tuesday at 4:18 PM

Amie sizemeat verification?

by Anonymousreply 24Last Tuesday at 4:19 PM

They were hilarious together on Ellen.

by Anonymousreply 25Last Tuesday at 4:25 PM

Somewhere in Northen Italy

by Anonymousreply 26Last Tuesday at 5:20 PM

R11, my online TV listing say that Neil Patrick Harris is the guest host on Wednesday night, but it doesn't mention these two as guests

by Anonymousreply 27Last Tuesday at 5:25 PM

R24 Amie? Amie is a guy?

by Anonymousreply 28Last Tuesday at 10:45 PM

Armor is balls deep on Timmy tonight.

by Anonymousreply 29Last Wednesday at 12:43 AM

Can “Amie” be the new “Lens”?

by Anonymousreply 30Last Wednesday at 12:51 AM

Today, the BFCA (aka Critics' Choice Awards) nominated CMBYN for Picture, Director (Luca), Actor (Chalamet), Supporting Actor (Hammer & Stuhlbarg), Adapted Screenplay, Cinematography, and Best Song!

by Anonymousreply 31Last Wednesday at 7:21 AM
by Anonymousreply 32Last Wednesday at 7:23 AM

Any nomination for Amie is his reward. Dafoe will win every award.

by Anonymousreply 33Last Wednesday at 7:37 AM

R33 why do you say that about Armie and not Stuhlbarg, who also has little chance of winning?

by Anonymousreply 34Last Wednesday at 7:40 AM

Because I wanted to type Amie.

by Anonymousreply 35Last Wednesday at 7:44 AM

lol.

by Anonymousreply 36Last Wednesday at 8:35 AM

If You Seek Amie

by Anonymousreply 37Last Wednesday at 8:39 AM

Stop trying to make "Amie" happen, typocunt.

by Anonymousreply 38Last Wednesday at 8:41 AM

it's called ACTING!

by Anonymousreply 39Last Wednesday at 8:43 AM

Aciman, in an interview for Vulture (www.vulture.com/2017/12/andr-aciman-on-cmbyn-sequels.html)

I've always read that ending as uncertain BUT highly hopeful. Luca also said at a Q&A the other day that he envisions Elio and Oliver having sex again in the future. The sequel looks a lot more appealing to me at this point.

by Anonymousreply 40Last Wednesday at 3:37 PM

[quote]. Luca also said at a Q&A the other day that he envisions Elio and Oliver having sex again in the future.

Well of course. I would this goes without saying for a sequel.

by Anonymousreply 41Last Wednesday at 3:43 PM

I think it will just get more explicit in the future.

by Anonymousreply 42Last Wednesday at 3:47 PM

Here is the direct link to the aciman interview, rather than just that excerpt.

But I never read the ending of the book as so open-ended, so I did find it interesting that was his intent.

Also I love he is perplexed by the fangurl culture.

[quote]Why do you think young women connect with it? How could I know?

[quote]I don’t know. All humans connect with it, really. But the people that I see on Twitter all the time, all girls.

by Anonymousreply 43Last Wednesday at 3:49 PM

Ah, romantic.

by Anonymousreply 44Last Wednesday at 4:00 PM

[quote]I've always read that ending as uncertain BUT highly hopeful.

Yes, it's quite ambiguous, and there's room for all sorts of scenarios - I've never understood the readers who claim that it's so definitively closed. There seems to be an idea that the possibility of an ultimate happier ending for the two is somehow a betrayal of what came before. I don't know, but the openness of the ending always seemed obvious to me. It ends on the note of Elio hoping that once again, Oliver will call him by his name. And since we don't know if Oliver does or not, there's hope that he might.

[quote]Well of course. I would this goes without saying for a sequel.

I sort of get why Luca made a point of saying that they'd have sex again, though - between him leaking some of his plans for the sequel, which seem very hetero, and the fact that in the novel they don't have sex in the ensuing 20 years, he probably just wanted to throw some raw meat to the base, so to speak.

Somebody needs to give Dr. Aciman a primer on slashy fangurl culture - love them or hate them, they're a part of pretty much every m/m-themed pop culture phenomenon, whether it's Queer as Folk, Brokeback Mountain, etc. They have gone into a frenzy over this one, and you can't buy that kind of promotion/PR.

by Anonymousreply 45Last Wednesday at 9:19 PM

It's a film for women. It's made for all those MM fetish cunts.

by Anonymousreply 46Last Thursday at 2:17 AM

Yes I'm sure the gays are getting nothing from it...

by Anonymousreply 47Last Thursday at 2:39 AM

R46, just what kind of a cunt are you?

by Anonymousreply 48Last Thursday at 3:30 AM

R46 yeah I'm sure the bisexual writer, gay director, gay producer and 200 year old gay screenwriter were all about pleasing the fangirls

by Anonymousreply 49Last Thursday at 4:59 AM

200 year old gay screenwriter 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

by Anonymousreply 50Last Thursday at 11:42 AM

It's for fangirls because that's how you make money. Twilight, Hunger Games, Shades of Grey. Thirsty bitches will pay.

by Anonymousreply 51Last Thursday at 12:30 PM

Yes I'm sure this film that is currently playing in 4 theaters was made to make money.

by Anonymousreply 52Last Thursday at 12:34 PM

What else you think movies are made for? Artistic vision? Prestige? Because people and production companies just throw millions out of the window for the sake of it. They just love to lose money. If that's what you want to believe, sure.

by Anonymousreply 53Last Thursday at 12:41 PM

Yep, Peter Spears tried to get this tiny movie made for 10 years because he thought it was going to be a huge blockbuster hit. No other reason.

by Anonymousreply 54Last Thursday at 12:44 PM

r53's cynicism is grotesque

by Anonymousreply 55Last Thursday at 12:46 PM

R53 correct. Movie making is a business. At the end of the day someone invests money into the product, and they want to see a return on their investment that yields profit. Just like any other business, it is about returning a profit.

This is a low budget movie because they are realistic about its box office potential, it doesn't need to be a blockbuster, but they are definitely counting on making money off of it.

by Anonymousreply 56Last Thursday at 12:47 PM

Haters will hate. Those of us who want to believe this was a passion project made to promote love and acceptance will continue to do so.

by Anonymousreply 57Last Thursday at 1:10 PM

Of course they want to make money off it, but that's not WHY they made it. If that was the case they'd work on something far more accessible than this.

by Anonymousreply 58Last Thursday at 1:31 PM

I made it cuz I wanted to see PEEN. And dammit, I DIDN'T.

by Anonymousreply 59Last Thursday at 4:55 PM

Movies are made for money or for awards which eventually lead to name & money. Same thing. There are a few movies made for passion & art but the way they are trying to sell this one indicates it's neither. The narrative of exposed balls, Armie/Luca, Luca/Tim, Armie/Timmy all being in love & lust with each other is cheap as fuck if you ask me.

by Anonymousreply 60Last Thursday at 8:22 PM

Most people don't know these minute details, only those obsessed with and then disappointed by the production of this project.

by Anonymousreply 61Last Thursday at 8:24 PM

The picture should rise and fall based upon what is on the screen, not in the year-long promotional tour the production team has been on.

by Anonymousreply 62Last Thursday at 8:25 PM

I agree R62. Reason why I hate when they do this kind of dishonest promotion. Trying to create a false sleazy narrative that the actors share the same chemistry as their characters. Really not necessary because the movie will sell itself.

by Anonymousreply 63Last Thursday at 8:28 PM

Cynical. It's so hard to believe that co-workers get along and become friends in real life?

by Anonymousreply 64Last Thursday at 9:03 PM

Kristen Bell saw the film and was compelled to post this immediately......

by Anonymousreply 65Last Thursday at 10:18 PM

Meanwhile EcoShailene chimes in....

by Anonymousreply 66Last Thursday at 10:19 PM

I didn't make the 3.5 million budget back? Has this movie has flopped? Sony payed 6 million for destribution rights but it only made 2 million at the box office.

by Anonymousreply 67Last Thursday at 11:02 PM

R67, the movie hasn't even been released properly yet. For fuck sake.

by Anonymousreply 68Last Thursday at 11:07 PM

It's only playing in 4 theaters. 2 million is actually great.

by Anonymousreply 69Last Friday at 12:30 AM

Paid not payed. Jeez...

by Anonymousreply 70Last Friday at 12:34 AM

CMBYN fans: “It doesn’t glamorize love between adults and teenagers!”

Also CMBYN:

by Anonymousreply 71Last Friday at 12:51 AM

Lol @ posting a photo of a 21 year old (soon to be 22) and a 31 year old to prove that point.

by Anonymousreply 72Last Friday at 12:55 AM

R72, and what is the problem with 21y.o and 31y.o fucking?

by Anonymousreply 73Last Friday at 12:56 AM

R73 There isn't one.

by Anonymousreply 74Last Friday at 12:57 AM

We may know that there is nothing illegal or inappropriate about their real age difference, but the fact remains it looks like an adult man in his mid thirties and a teenage boy. If I didn’t know who they were and you told me they were a father and son based on the photo at r71, I’d believe you. Especially Armie in that dad-jacket.

by Anonymousreply 75Last Friday at 1:07 AM

Armie really has drifted into full on DILF-dom, hasn't he? He's aged noticeably just since Call Me By Your name was filmed. He looks good, but he's only 31. Slow down, already...

by Anonymousreply 76Last Friday at 1:11 AM

It's all that damn red meat he eats. It's going to kill him.

by Anonymousreply 77Last Friday at 1:13 AM

Well he’s fathered two kids since they started shooting the movie.

by Anonymousreply 78Last Friday at 1:14 AM

2 million in just the US though, bear in mind it's been out in the UK for over a month.

by Anonymousreply 79Last Friday at 1:14 AM

R75 Maybe in that photo. For some reason their height difference looks especially big there and Timmy always looks younger when he slicks his hair back. In most other photos and indeed in the film, it doesn't come across that way.

by Anonymousreply 80Last Friday at 1:28 AM

FUCK OFF, R75. 21y.o is not a teenage boy. Are you a retard?

by Anonymousreply 81Last Friday at 1:32 AM

But he LOOKS like one when he’s with Armie.

by Anonymousreply 82Last Friday at 1:37 AM

R82, so what is he supposed to do? Kill himself because he looks certain way for YOU?

by Anonymousreply 83Last Friday at 1:39 AM

Alone, I would say 20-21, maybe even 23.

by Anonymousreply 84Last Friday at 1:39 AM

He's meant to be a teenager in the film...

Outside of the film he rarely looks like one.

by Anonymousreply 85Last Friday at 1:40 AM

With Armie, 17.

by Anonymousreply 86Last Friday at 1:40 AM

R86 I'd guess 19/20.

by Anonymousreply 87Last Friday at 1:41 AM

The lesson to be learned from this is that Timmy should never push those glorious curls down.

by Anonymousreply 88Last Friday at 1:46 AM

They are both so homely it doesn't interest me to see it. Is it erotic?

by Anonymousreply 89Last Friday at 1:53 AM

R89 It's an erotic triumph according to the New Yorker!

by Anonymousreply 90Last Friday at 1:55 AM

Well r89 that depends on your appetite for daddy-son.

by Anonymousreply 91Last Friday at 1:55 AM

Clever use of camera angles and stuff make it so that the height difference is barely noticeable. I mean no, they don't look the same size, but I wouldn't go as far as to say father son. If you have the chance to watch, you definitely should. It was brilliant.

by Anonymousreply 92Last Friday at 6:40 AM

No it doesn't R91, it depends on your appetitive for a terrific film. Homely R89? Not much point in you going to it since you are obviously blind.

by Anonymousreply 93Last Friday at 7:07 AM

You can enjoy their voices and the music

by Anonymousreply 94Last Friday at 7:18 AM

So what if Chalamet looks younger than his age? Some people do. He's still legal for all intents and purposes and way above the age of consent. His character is even the age of consent pretty much the world over (17). I don't understand this 'controversy,' especially by people on here who should know better. I can understand right wing lunatics lambasting the film without seeing it or knowing anything about it, but we've discussed the book and film and everyone in between for months. Could this be certain people trying to sabotage CMBYN's chances at the Oscars?

by Anonymousreply 95Last Friday at 7:37 AM

It's not our fault that the hot button issue of the moment is a US Senate candidate who preyed on teenagers.

by Anonymousreply 96Last Friday at 7:40 AM

The same age then as Armie now. 5'9". Would that make a difference to the pearl clutchers?

by Anonymousreply 97Last Friday at 7:44 AM

[quote]It's not our fault that the hot button issue of the moment is a US Senate candidate who preyed on teenagers.

Would that be Senator Weinstein or Senator Spacey?

by Anonymousreply 98Last Friday at 7:48 AM

R97 Interesting that you mention he's 5'9'. I have this really dumb theory that Armie's height was one of the reasons he got the role. Timmy is 6'1'. He's quite tall and I think they needed an actor taller than that because visually it would have been distracting to have the older guy being shorter or even the same size as the teenage lead.

by Anonymousreply 99Last Friday at 7:51 AM

Armie got the role because Luca wants to fuck him and has wanted to since he first saw him in The Social Network.

Luca has more or less said this.

by Anonymousreply 100Last Friday at 8:00 AM

Thing is, yes the height difference appears quite surprising when you see them alone in a photo together but in the flm Elio is clearly taller than both of his parents and they make a point out of commenting on Oliver's height. So it really doesn't come across the same way.

by Anonymousreply 101Last Friday at 8:01 AM

You say that as if you think it is unusual r100. It really isn't.

Actors rather count on people being drawn to them. They are a muse.

by Anonymousreply 102Last Friday at 8:04 AM

R100 That's why I said "one of the reasons". Also, agree with R102 the only difference is Luca has enough lack of filter to literally say he's sexually attracted to his actors.

by Anonymousreply 103Last Friday at 8:07 AM

don't feed the pedo trolls, they are a pestilence on every cmbyn/armie/tim thread

by Anonymousreply 104Last Friday at 8:14 AM

Not sure if this has been mentioned in this thread before but Armie wasn't their first pick for Oliver. James Ivory even mentioned he invited someone to his house or something but the person didn't get the role.

by Anonymousreply 105Last Friday at 8:21 AM

Wasn't Shia the first choice for Oliver? No matter how much older Armie looks, I'd rather have him in the role than Shia.

by Anonymousreply 106Last Friday at 8:25 AM

Yes, it has been talked about in past iterations.

At one point James Ivory was going to direct this film, and he wanted to Shia Labeouf as Oliver.

[quote]No matter how much older Armie looks

The funny this is Armie and Shia are the same age, but yes Shia looks much younger.

by Anonymousreply 107Last Friday at 8:26 AM

shia is fugly, totally wrong for oliver, who should be a "golden boy"

by Anonymousreply 108Last Friday at 8:29 AM

Timmy said in a new interview yesterday that he even read with Shia. People can say what they want about how old Armie looks but otherwise he looks the part, he acted the part and most importantly he has incredible chemistry with Timmy. Shia would have been a mess.

by Anonymousreply 109Last Friday at 8:34 AM

I love Shia!

SHHAAAAAN - DA - LIEEEEER

by Anonymousreply 110Last Friday at 8:36 AM

From what I've heard Shia LaBeouf is no stranger to hooking up with men though. I had heard that rumor from a friend before, and was pretty delighted when that cocaine gossip poster said the same thing about him.

by Anonymousreply 111Last Friday at 8:37 AM

I'm sure he hooks up with men, but that doesn't mean I want to sit through Chalamet licking Shia's mouth and I'm sure he doesn't either. Vomit.

by Anonymousreply 112Last Friday at 8:39 AM

I always pictured Aaron Tveit as Oliver when I read the book.

by Anonymousreply 113Last Friday at 8:39 AM

Tveit is cute but those nasolabial folds make him look even older than Armie these days.

by Anonymousreply 114Last Friday at 8:41 AM

jeez, AT is 3 years older than armie and looks it

by Anonymousreply 115Last Friday at 8:44 AM

probably because of my age, and both characters named "oliver" when I read the book i imagined ryan o'neal from Love Story

by Anonymousreply 116Last Friday at 8:47 AM

Well, r115, when I first read the book, Aaron was playing Tripp on Gossip Girl.

by Anonymousreply 117Last Friday at 8:48 AM

We should all be glad they chose Armie because now he has a friend with his own mental age.

by Anonymousreply 118Last Friday at 8:48 AM

In 1970, O'Neal was 29, playing a 21-22 Harvard undergrad

by Anonymousreply 119Last Friday at 8:49 AM

agree AT would have looked good in the role 6-7 years ago

by Anonymousreply 120Last Friday at 8:49 AM

I have no problem with Armie playing Oliver. No one has ever met a tall, hairy 24-year-old?

by Anonymousreply 121Last Friday at 8:50 AM

Armie really didn't look much younger when he was 24 to be fair.

by Anonymousreply 122Last Friday at 8:51 AM

lol, i've meet a lot of 24 y.o. grad students, and they didn't look anything like armie

by Anonymousreply 123Last Friday at 8:51 AM

Armie Hammer looks like no 24 year old I know. So it exaggerates the age difference to make it look more extreme than the 7 years it is supposed to be.

by Anonymousreply 124Last Friday at 8:51 AM

And I don't care, R124.

by Anonymousreply 125Last Friday at 8:53 AM

It works though. The average 24-year-old is not worth getting your panties in a twist for like Elio does.

by Anonymousreply 126Last Friday at 8:53 AM

Aaron Tveit is a better dancer than Armie.

by Anonymousreply 127Last Friday at 8:55 AM

Elio is the agressor/initiator and if given the choice between a 24 y.o "average" looking grad student and a 29 y.o. armie, do we have any doubt which crotch he would grab

by Anonymousreply 128Last Friday at 8:58 AM

Both Hammer and Tveit were on GOSSIP GIRL around the same time, even both romancing Blake Lively.

by Anonymousreply 129Last Friday at 9:03 AM

And I didn't even notice Hammer's character, R129. Trip Van Der Bilt, OTOH, I wanted to lick from head to toe, nasolabial folds included.

by Anonymousreply 130Last Friday at 9:06 AM

R118 actually, by all accounts, Chalamet is known to be intelligent and mature for his age, so it appears that he is at Hammer's mental age, not the other way around. Hammer is not some dumb blond himbo, either. He sounds like he has a head on his shoulders and worries about the state of the world. He just needs to work on that filter.

by Anonymousreply 131Last Friday at 9:07 AM

Considering Armie had a ball being filmed by Timothee peeing at the urinal, I would say it's safe to say they are both mentally 21 years old.

by Anonymousreply 132Last Friday at 9:24 AM

R132 True.

by Anonymousreply 133Last Friday at 9:27 AM

don't call out people on their fetishes R132 lol

by Anonymousreply 134Last Friday at 9:27 AM

R132 So people can't goof off with friends in adulthood?

by Anonymousreply 135Last Friday at 10:00 AM

Whom are we kidding? Shia or Tveit they would've sold the same story over and over of the actors being in love and we would've lapped it up. I am one who wishes it was someone other than Armie. Someone younger looking and a better actor.

by Anonymousreply 136Last Friday at 11:07 AM

Armie does an excellent job as Oliver.

by Anonymousreply 137Last Friday at 11:08 AM

Why would anyone want to make it so these two had never met?

by Anonymousreply 138Last Friday at 11:10 AM

R138 that was funny and endearing.

by Anonymousreply 139Last Friday at 12:28 PM

I like how Armie is sort of guiding him through this whole process. That was very sound advice he gave him

by Anonymousreply 140Last Friday at 12:29 PM

Because PEEEEEEEEEE-deaux, R138. Dontcha know?

by Anonymousreply 141Last Friday at 12:30 PM

Omg Armie just acknowledged this whole relationship is part of the "machinery" soon to be over. He really has no filter & just vomits the words out. Yuck. Atleast wait until the award season is over to say it out loud.

by Anonymousreply 142Last Friday at 12:31 PM

R142 you sound cynical. I took it to mean that all of the hullabaloo and interviews and magazine covers and pretty much all of the fuss everyone is making about Chalamet now will subside after the Oscars, so he was preparing him for that 'cause no doubt Hammer experienced that with THE SOCIAL NETWORK.

by Anonymousreply 143Last Friday at 12:33 PM

Cause that is obviously what he meant r143.

Awards season can be intoxicating to an actor. You are getting so much attention, praise, constant events to go to.

But all of that ends, and the world moves on. Enjoy the limelight for now, but recognize this is not real life, it will end.

by Anonymousreply 144Last Friday at 12:36 PM

R143 That's obviously what he meant. If you don't believe their friendship is genuine after watching that then I don't even know what to say to you.

by Anonymousreply 145Last Friday at 12:36 PM

Timmy will be 22 at the end of this month, so he's still impressionable where these things are concerned. Imagine a college senior getting this much attention and praise. It can go to anyone's head, but especially young people. It was good advice.

by Anonymousreply 146Last Friday at 12:43 PM

Armie is so old looking, the Hollywood Reporter just assumed he was 35.

by Anonymousreply 147Last Friday at 12:52 PM

Ok find I admit I might have made a mistake. But I still don't buy this "our off screen relationship is like our onscreen..." BS. Do people really not get they just want to sell their movie? Wow!

by Anonymousreply 148Last Friday at 1:10 PM

R148 I mean, when they say the 'we did everything that's in the movie' stuff, it's clearly a joke. But their friendship is very real.

by Anonymousreply 149Last Friday at 1:12 PM

But why are you so angry about this r148? What the hell difference does this make in the scheme of the world??? Oh my god actors might be exaggerating things, ALERT THE NEWS MEDIA

by Anonymousreply 150Last Friday at 1:15 PM

R138, sta-tis-tics...sta-tis-tics......LOL. Love it.

by Anonymousreply 151Last Friday at 1:26 PM

They're so sweet together. I totally buy this friendship. Can we talk about how Armie went to Timmy's little shared apartment though!

by Anonymousreply 152Last Friday at 1:37 PM

This was one of the times he went. He captioned it 'a New Yorker in his environment'. You can tell it's Timmy's old building because his old roommate posted a photo of the same corridor.

by Anonymousreply 153Last Friday at 1:43 PM

R150 Tactic of selling movies in this fashion is ok for movies like The Twilight. It pisses me off in general least of all a good movie such as CMBYN. I don't blame the actors it's the PR machinery at work here. Luca's narrative of being in love with his actors and them being in love with each other is cheap.

by Anonymousreply 154Last Friday at 1:44 PM

Give it a rest R154. They like each other.

by Anonymousreply 155Last Friday at 1:45 PM

R154 what are you, prejudiced or something?

by Anonymousreply 156Last Friday at 1:46 PM

There's a big difference between loving and being in love. All these guys have said is that they love each other, which we can almost guarantee is true considering how they all talk about each other and willingly spend time together. I guess we'll see if they're still such good friends in a years time or something.

by Anonymousreply 157Last Friday at 2:19 PM

I agree, but Armie has actually said he fell in love with Timothee. Repeatedly. The last time I remember him mentioning that was during an interview where he said he falls more in love with Timmy every time he sees him, which was completely gratuitous. Just saying he loves him would have been enough. Then again that's Armie Hammer, king of saying stuff that's not really that necessary.

by Anonymousreply 158Last Friday at 2:28 PM

" They like each other" Now that I can see. You're finally getting it!

by Anonymousreply 159Last Friday at 3:29 PM

Troye Sivan is reading CMBYN. I don't think it will ever happen but I'd like him to meet fellow twink Tim O'Tay.

by Anonymousreply 160Last Saturday at 7:37 AM

CMBYN got nods for Picture, Actor, and Supporting Actor (Hammer & Stuhlbarg) from the Boston Online Film Critics Association and the San Francisco Film Critics. Circle. I know they're meaningless in the large scheme of things, but they do often point to a trend. Both Hammer and Stuhlbarg seem to be getting in the critics awards, so they could both get nods. If so, it would be the first time since 1991. However, Luca seems to be missing out.

by Anonymousreply 161Last Saturday at 9:41 AM

[quote]However, Luca seems to be missing out.

Ha-ha.

by Anonymousreply 162Last Saturday at 9:43 AM

I find Luca very creepy his eyes are creepy. He made a good movie but the man is thirsty & creepy as hell.

by Anonymousreply 163Last Saturday at 10:07 AM

It's just his Italianness. He's intense, that all. I know, an Anglo will never be able to get it

by Anonymousreply 164Last Saturday at 12:41 PM

*that's all

by Anonymousreply 165Last Saturday at 12:42 PM

Not surprisingly, the North Texas Film Critics Association snubbed CMBYN in every available category, which contains 10 nominees each.

by Anonymousreply 166Yesterday at 6:42 AM

R166 'I'm not a member of the North Texas Film Critics Association, but I know several: CALL ME BY YOUR NAME was neither screened for nor sent to its members, along with a few other SPC titles. It was *not* a case of intentional shutout. attn @NextBestPicture and others (@reelchaselee)'

by Anonymousreply 167Yesterday at 6:46 AM

Why won't the members say something then?

by Anonymousreply 168Yesterday at 6:50 AM

R168 Has anyone asked them? I don't know. I do know someone from Dallas who said the same thing: screeners haven't been sent and there was one invitation-only press screening where 5 people turned up. SPC have never been great at getting screeners to the more regional places.

by Anonymousreply 169Yesterday at 6:57 AM

Lead all nominees with eight nominations at the Chicago Film Critics Association.

by Anonymousreply 17020 hours ago

I just posted this in Timmy's thread but it was a CMBYN win too, so why not post it twice. Celebrate that Lil Timmy Tim is killing the award game this season!

by Anonymousreply 17119 hours ago

[quote]I just posted this in Timmy's thread but it was a CMBYN win too, so [bold]why not post it twice[/bold].

Because we all read all the threads.

by Anonymousreply 17219 hours ago

Sorry, I'll keep my excitement to myself next time

by Anonymousreply 17319 hours ago

You don't have to keep it to yourself, but multiple crosspostings bore us and make us hate you. Post something once. Who wants to read something twice?

by Anonymousreply 17419 hours ago

I don't know. I tend to re-read books from time to time. Is that too weird?

by Anonymousreply 17519 hours ago

I was talking about posting the same post in different threads, R175. Not books.

by Anonymousreply 17619 hours ago

I only read the two CMBYN threads, and not the Timothy or Armie threads...

by Anonymousreply 17718 hours ago

I don't read the Armie thread, neither.

by Anonymousreply 17818 hours ago

[quote]Because we all read all the threads.

No, we don't.

I stay away from the Timothee threads because while I have nothing at all against him, he's not the focus of my interest in this film and there's only so much Tumblrina I can take. I stick with the main CMBYN thread and the Armie thread. I'm not bothered by someone posting info about an award win here - but yeah, cross-posting between the associated threads will probably wear out whatever goodwill there is toward you pretty fast.

by Anonymousreply 17916 hours ago

R179 so you are okay with the Frauen harping on whether Mrs Hammer should say she is pregnant now or in the 2nd trimestre or whatever, which is basically what goes down in Armie's threads. It's pathetic

by Anonymousreply 18012 hours ago
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