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Our dear Jacob was honestly the best thing in Priscilla

I did enjoy the movie though. It was an interesting look into their life from Priscilla’s POV. It’s even more impressive when you learn it was made on a small budget and filmed completely in 30 days.

Jacob is truly just remarkable.

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by Anonymousreply 41December 30, 2023 3:12 AM

[quote] Jacob is truly just remarkable.

Unfortunately his objectionable black abdomen mole is remarkable in an entirely undesirable manner.

by Anonymousreply 1November 29, 2023 11:49 PM

It’s not a mole. It’s a birth mark.

by Anonymousreply 2November 29, 2023 11:55 PM

OP is pitiable.

by Anonymousreply 3November 30, 2023 12:05 AM

Sofia Coppola was pleased with his performance, but not his on-set flatulence, which reached a tipping point when several crew members collectively filed a grievance with the union.

At first Elordi claimed a medical condition, but the man tasked with taking the garbage out of his trailer discovered a bar fridge stuffed with Brussel sprouts, which the actor steamed by the dozen, with the intent, according to wags, of inducing a noxious wind that would stretch for hours. “It’s a sexual thing,” Elordi is said to have admitted to repulsed co-star Cailee Spaeny. “Don’t be so sex-negative.”

by Anonymousreply 4November 30, 2023 1:01 AM

R4 stop just making shit up. It’s weird.

by Anonymousreply 5November 30, 2023 9:43 AM

You can tell Soffia loves Jacob and he loves her. He’s an angel.

by Anonymousreply 6December 3, 2023 6:19 PM

No clue who this person is and not interested enough to find out.

by Anonymousreply 7December 3, 2023 6:25 PM

Why is the person obsessed with our dear Jacob pretending he doesn’t know who he is?

by Anonymousreply 8December 3, 2023 8:07 PM

r4 should make more things up!

by Anonymousreply 9December 3, 2023 8:08 PM

It was AWFUL! THE MOST interminable, sluggish, dull-witted, boring, and superficial movie in recent memory! Absolutely nothing transpires for about the first 40 minutes.

And as for your Dear Boy, all he did was smoke incessantly a thin stogie and begin EVERY SENTENCE, I KID YOU NOT, with a Tourette's-like "Well, I-I-I-I-I......"! THIS was supposed to be Jacob's "superior to Austin's" Elvis voice?! GMAFB.

As for Cailee Spaeny: If Sofia WANTED to present Priscilla as a vapid, incurious, expressionless, immature, insipid, weak, impressionable, malleable Tabula Rasa, she and the blank-faced Spaeny admirably succeeded.

"Priscilla" was made in a rush, and its characterizations and lack of depth show it.

The LSD scene is risible enough for the price of admission, though.

by Anonymousreply 10December 3, 2023 8:53 PM

R10 lmao. No. It was beautiful and art.

by Anonymousreply 11December 3, 2023 8:55 PM

^! The stogie was not originally planned, but Coppola improvised it to cover up Elordi’s incessant, room-clearing farts.

Otherwise, the other actors in those scenes could present no face other than one etched in outright revulsion.

by Anonymousreply 12December 3, 2023 11:56 PM

I liked the movie and thought he was great. I didn't realize who the actor was until later, and I put the face to dozens of DL threads started by deranged fangirls.

by Anonymousreply 13December 4, 2023 12:26 AM

Wow, this was a mess. The main guy's performance was cringe-worthy. Yikes - this will be a short career.

by Anonymousreply 14December 4, 2023 12:31 AM

Let it be known that JacobElordiLover, as a snack, eats little pieces of shit.

by Anonymousreply 15December 4, 2023 12:50 AM

Jacob could star in "The Hank Azaria Story."

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by Anonymousreply 16December 9, 2023 2:34 AM

R11, I'm lmao at your execrable taste. There is no way, none, that you weren't utterly BORED in the first half-hour minimum.

Art??! Where? In the scenes directly lifted from "Elvis" but transposed to a different moment or place (touch football; baby waving to Daddy E; wedding poses; kiss as depicted on official posters; chair-throwing; Cilla asking EP about starlets [Natalie Wood in "Elvis," Ann-Margret and another in "Priscilla"]; gatherings in Graceland's living room; e.g.)?

You have no conception of the true art---symbolism, imagery, film allusions (e.g., twice an homage to "Strangers On a Train"), the use of color and movement, etc.---by Baz Luhrmann.

by Anonymousreply 17December 9, 2023 2:45 AM

R17 dude. You don’t even have an education

by Anonymousreply 18December 9, 2023 2:53 AM

He needs to present both hole and hard cock.

by Anonymousreply 19December 9, 2023 3:06 AM

On Amazon Prime, Dec. 22nd.

"Felix" means "happy." "Oliver" stems from "elf." FWIW.

by Anonymousreply 20December 9, 2023 8:46 AM

He's not MY anything, OP.

Get MY NAME OUT YO MOUTH!

by Anonymousreply 21December 9, 2023 9:02 AM

The woman playing Priscilla was so horribly miscast it ruined the movie. Odd, given it's based on her memoir.

I liked Elordi's Elvis much more than Austin Butler's.

by Anonymousreply 22December 15, 2023 8:48 PM

Austin Butler was 10x better

by Anonymousreply 23December 15, 2023 8:50 PM

Could not disagree more r23.

by Anonymousreply 24December 15, 2023 8:53 PM

Cut the drama, I have it, is it worth watching? Does he present hole? Shirtless.

by Anonymousreply 25December 15, 2023 11:04 PM

Does he present mole?

by Anonymousreply 26December 16, 2023 12:44 AM

Watching now. Jacob is surprisingly good. I’d say he and Butler are about equal for different reasons, or for playing slightly different sides of Elvis. I think they needed a different Priscilla. I realize she was a teenager at the time, but this actress seems a bit juvenile. Having someone a bit taller would have been a better match for Jacob.

by Anonymousreply 27December 16, 2023 4:52 PM

“Juvenile”… she was playing a 14 year old…

by Anonymousreply 28December 16, 2023 4:56 PM

Yeah, but she was 22 when Lisa Marie was born, and the actress still looked 14.

by Anonymousreply 29December 16, 2023 4:59 PM

She had a young face but they definitely made her look older as the film went on and she spoke different and grew into her own.

by Anonymousreply 30December 16, 2023 5:01 PM

Maybe it’s because the actress is so petite. Priscilla is 5’4”, which isn’t really tall, but this actress is definitely shorter than that so seems like a girl playing dress up. I just don’t think she was the greatest casting choice. But whatever. The movie is still good.

by Anonymousreply 31December 16, 2023 5:09 PM

She definitely looked more mature after having the baby. They didn’t keep her looking 14.

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by Anonymousreply 32December 16, 2023 5:13 PM

Still have no clue who this guy or Froy are. We know Dumbvida is the author of this thread. Is she the Froy troll too?

by Anonymousreply 33December 16, 2023 5:54 PM

This lovely critic praises our dear Jacob and acknowledges how attractive he is and predicts he is gonna take over Hollywood. I do also!

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by Anonymousreply 34December 17, 2023 3:21 PM

R22, Maybe that's because Jacob had almost nothing to do as Elvis except stand, smoke stogies, smooch, and smile, and literally copy Austin in the touch football, wedding, and chair-tossing scenes.

No aging; no singing; no interacting with parents (no grief for Mama), manager, fellow musical artists, notably Black, or audience; basically having no career (other than when mentioned by Priscilla regarding Elvis's Hollywood flings, for which Sofia merely switched out "Natalie Wood" in "Elvis" for "Ann-Margret" in "Priscilla")!

Yeah, Elordi was better. Sure, Jan.

by Anonymousreply 35December 17, 2023 5:11 PM

But, where the fuck are the leaked dick pics?

It must be small.

by Anonymousreply 36December 17, 2023 10:25 PM

Box Office matches budget:

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by Anonymousreply 37December 29, 2023 7:49 PM

R37 it’s a small indie flick. It was cheap to make. It is considered a success. And in case you’re out of the loop, most films didn’t do great this year.

by Anonymousreply 38December 29, 2023 7:53 PM

When this actor’s mentioned i think he’s the male Gretchen Mol.

by Anonymousreply 39December 29, 2023 7:56 PM

Yes, r38; you've made your point several times over now. You took and responded personally a post consisting only of a link to an impersonal financial article.

You love Jacob. We know.

by Anonymousreply 40December 30, 2023 3:04 AM

One doesn’t need to love Jacob to point out the facts.

by Anonymousreply 41December 30, 2023 3:12 AM
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