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Timmy is young Hollywoods highest paid actor after “Wonka” and “Dune 2”

“ Chalamet already gets to cash in on the box office riches he spun from visiting Arrakis and a world of pure imagination. The actor earned more than $8 million for “Wonka,” according to sources. Now, he’s getting a salary bump and looking at paydays in the double digits for leading roles in studio films. Warner Bros. and Legendary don’t have a contract yet for “Dune: Part Three,” but director Denis Villeneuve has been vocal about wanting to make it, so Chalamet’s salary could surge for future installments after the success of the sequel.”

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by Anonymousreply 211April 8, 2024 1:49 PM

I guess that means he's an INCREDIBLE actor, right OP?

by Anonymousreply 1March 13, 2024 11:47 PM

Why can't Chalamet just die? You too OP.

by Anonymousreply 2March 13, 2024 11:57 PM

He lacks much physical presence but I still thought he was pretty good in Dune.

I haven’t seen the Wonka thing because I fucking hate when Hollywood makes something that’s SUPPOSED to be mysterious into something that’s overexplained to absolute death. That has the feel of exploiting super fans, which usually ends up ruining the character. (Boba Fett, anyone?)

by Anonymousreply 3March 14, 2024 12:01 AM

I wonder if he'll ever get fat.

by Anonymousreply 4March 14, 2024 12:12 AM

This article sums it up perfectly. The Hollywood establishment, not the public, wants longevity for him because he lacks natural testosterone.

by Anonymousreply 5March 14, 2024 12:53 AM

How's that Bob Dylan film coming along OP? Good job though promoting him by revealing his salary.

by Anonymousreply 6March 14, 2024 1:13 AM

[QUOTE] Timmy is young Hollywoods highest paid actor

Timothee Chalamet: the world’s tallest midget.

by Anonymousreply 7March 14, 2024 1:17 AM

I guess he and Kylie signed a one year contract. He didn't go with her to the Vanity Fair Oscar Party.

by Anonymousreply 8March 14, 2024 1:22 AM

R8 he’s been preparing to film a new movie. He couldn’t go to the Oscars or Afterparty. He’s here on the East Coast.

by Anonymousreply 9March 14, 2024 1:24 AM

To be fair what competition is there? There's Austin Butler next, Tom Holland is stuck at a film every 5 years with Marvel, maybe Keoghan and Elordi though they seem stuck on less well paying indie films and then I don't know after that... Finn Wolfhard?

by Anonymousreply 10March 14, 2024 1:24 AM

R10: Wonka was not a good movie and not an 8 million dollar performance.

by Anonymousreply 11March 14, 2024 1:26 AM

There is a group in the same age group. Tom Holland/Timmy/Austin Butler/Jacob Elordi/Barry Keoghan/Paul Mescal. Glenn Powell is a little older, at 35, but he’s being pushed right now too and is even mentioned in that article.

Finn Wolfhard? What projects is he getting cast in? He’s always a small supporting role. No one is peddling him.

by Anonymousreply 12March 14, 2024 1:27 AM

[quote] Finn Wolfhard? What projects is he getting cast in? He’s always a small supporting role. No one is peddling him.

I saw the Ghostbusters trailer yesterday and was desperately trying to think of young actors in things people might actually know. Was surprisingly more difficult to make a list for this era than I think it would have been even a few years ago.

by Anonymousreply 13March 14, 2024 1:34 AM

Like the article states, Tom Holland has never proven himself outside of the Spiderman franchise. In fact, everything he's done besides that has flopped. His career is not going anywhere.

Elrodi is too dull. Mescal has the same problem.

Keoghan is far too odd looking to become a big leading man.

Timmy, Austin and Charles Melton are the most interesting young actors right now.

by Anonymousreply 14March 14, 2024 1:35 AM

The article is snarkier than you'd expect

[quote]“That was about his heart. But he’s also very savvy about marketing. He gets very engaged and brings ideas to the table.”

Showing up how fake he is.

[quote]In that sense, it’s impressive that Powell, 35, pulled off his box office feat without any pre-branded intellectual property

...and how reliant on IP he is

[quote]“He’s cool, but not in a threatening way,” says Heyman. “You know, he’s not too cool for school.”

As ever, the Simpsons called it

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by Anonymousreply 15March 14, 2024 1:41 AM

Are they saying Timotay will be in the $13-14M range like Emily Blunt?

by Anonymousreply 16March 14, 2024 1:47 AM

He’s the worst. I hate his girly voice and muscle free body.

There really aren’t any young actors to root for outside of Michael B. Jordan.

by Anonymousreply 17March 14, 2024 1:56 AM

I almost threw up when I read that “he’s not too cool for school.”

by Anonymousreply 18March 14, 2024 2:02 AM

I guess he’s using his “star power” to get his Dylan film made.

by Anonymousreply 19March 14, 2024 2:03 AM

R14 Charles Melton? He’s Asian. He will never be leading big Hollywood films the way Tom Cruise or Brad Pitt did or the way Timmy is right now. Hate to say it but it’s true.

by Anonymousreply 20March 14, 2024 2:06 AM

R17 we’ve been rooting for him for a long time and he’s had endless success. MBJ is 37 now. He isn’t that young anymore? Especially in Hollywood. He’s happened and already a star.

by Anonymousreply 21March 14, 2024 2:08 AM

R19 he isn’t the one producing it? He was cast as Dylan by someone else because he’s Timothee Chalamet and talented. He will get people to watch.

by Anonymousreply 22March 14, 2024 2:09 AM

Is Glen the man and Timothee the woman?

by Anonymousreply 23March 14, 2024 2:21 AM

[quote]I guess he’s using his “star power” to get his Dylan film made.

Which will be another box office bomb. How the fuck he keeps getting work I don't know.

by Anonymousreply 24March 14, 2024 2:41 AM

Another? His last few films have been hits

by Anonymousreply 25March 14, 2024 3:08 AM

Why are y'all trashing young stars? Don't be fuddy duddies. Timothee, Zendaya, Sydney, Tom are the next generation. I would expect them to begin dominating awards season very soon.

by Anonymousreply 26March 14, 2024 3:11 AM

Which Tom?

by Anonymousreply 27March 14, 2024 3:14 AM

Well....there ya go fellas even a RAT can make big bucks!

by Anonymousreply 28March 14, 2024 3:20 AM

I would prefer fat Timmy to the hot dog body he has now. I wonder if he starves himself.

by Anonymousreply 29March 14, 2024 4:12 AM

r29 Drugs. He's been noticeably high on a number of red carpets

by Anonymousreply 30March 14, 2024 4:13 AM

Pretentious "French" fuckboy and Ingenu desperately seeks Oscar.

by Anonymousreply 31March 14, 2024 4:19 AM

What star power? His most successful films were IPs and he’s never been able to sell a film on his name. They tried this with Jennifer Lawrence after Hunger Games and X-Men. How are studio heads so stupid they can’t tell between IPs with pre-existing fanbases and an actor’s genuine appeal to a large audience?

by Anonymousreply 32March 14, 2024 4:21 AM

Tom Holland is a dud among the young stars. The others are doing really well.

by Anonymousreply 33March 14, 2024 4:38 AM

R32 Agreed.

Star power is when you say “let’s go see the new Tom Cruise movie”.

No one is saying “let’s go see the new Timothee Chalamet movie”

by Anonymousreply 34March 14, 2024 4:55 AM

[quote] No one is saying “let’s go see the new Timothee Chalamet movie”

I am.

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by Anonymousreply 35March 14, 2024 5:04 AM

I was waiting for a movie in a lobby, and overheard these two straight dads tell their families how much they loved Wonka and Timothee Chalamet. Timmy does appeal to all age groups.

I tried to watch Wonka on Max recently but it was so saccharine I turned it off.

by Anonymousreply 36March 14, 2024 5:07 AM

When you become box office gold like Chalamet, you get a bump in pay.

by Anonymousreply 37March 14, 2024 6:19 AM

Not many wimps roles left for Timo in Tinseltown.

by Anonymousreply 38March 14, 2024 12:56 PM

Endless roles for him.

by Anonymousreply 39March 14, 2024 1:00 PM

[quote]Star power is when you say “let’s go see the new Tom Cruise movie”.

It didn't start off like that for Tom Cruise. He built his career, like most A list actors do. You're not being fair to Chalamet or any of the other young actors currently on the way up.

by Anonymousreply 40March 14, 2024 1:10 PM

Chalamet has reached the level where there are people going to his movies specifically to see him.

by Anonymousreply 41March 14, 2024 1:16 PM

R41: People went to see Dune because it’s a known incel property. Him and Austin Butler were at the bottom of the list of reasons.

by Anonymousreply 42March 14, 2024 1:26 PM

Not true R41. They would go to see Dune or Wonka no matter who was in it. Not even his fans were interested to see Bones and all in theatres.

by Anonymousreply 43March 14, 2024 1:28 PM

[quote] Not even his fans were interested to see Bones and all in theatres.

Chalamet has reached the level now where there are people going to his movies specifically to see him. It takes time to become a star like he has become.

by Anonymousreply 44March 14, 2024 1:37 PM

R44: Honey he’s had plenty of time to prove he’s a draw on his name alone. He had plenty of movies, fawning magazine profiles, and fauxmances prior to Bones & All.

by Anonymousreply 45March 14, 2024 1:42 PM

R45, yes, and now he can enjoy being the box office superstar that those things have led him to become.

by Anonymousreply 46March 14, 2024 1:45 PM

Only when he is in some powerful franchise like Dune or Wonka. He hasn't managed to become the household name. People would tell you: kid from the Dune or Wonka. Fraus from my office have no idea who he is. It is not like Leo after Titanic was out.

by Anonymousreply 47March 14, 2024 5:40 PM

[quote]Tom Holland is a dud among the young stars. The others are doing really well.

Jacob Elordi hasn't had much luck, either.

Since hitting it big on HBO's EUPHORIA (2019 - present) his theatrical ventures like 2 HEARTS (2020), HE WENT THAT WAY (2023), SALTBURN (2023), and PRISCILLA (2023) all flopped at the box office.

by Anonymousreply 48March 14, 2024 6:13 PM

R45 actually, he hasn’t. It can take many years. Most people of a certain age aren’t gonna care about him because he looks so young. People in their 40s+ won’t care about him until his looks mature a bit.

But he’s leading the way for all the new young male stars, and has been since 2017.

Most of his films have been small indies. You constantly expose how much you don’t know about films. You think a film like “Bones and All” would be a blockbuster???

by Anonymousreply 49March 14, 2024 6:13 PM

R48 lmao. You’re pathetic. Saltburn and Priscilla didn’t flop.

by Anonymousreply 50March 14, 2024 6:14 PM

[quote]I saw the Ghostbusters trailer yesterday and was desperately trying to think of young actors in things people might actually know. Was surprisingly more difficult to make a list for this era than I think it would have been even a few years ago.

I tell you, every year I recognize fewer and fewer names... 😂

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by Anonymousreply 51March 14, 2024 6:22 PM

R50 SALTBURN and PRISCILLA grossed $21 million and $32 million, respectively.

Their production budgets were around $20 million for both.

They didn't recoup, never mind make a profit.

Compare to ANYONE BUT YOU, which had a budget of $25 million and grossed $212 million.

by Anonymousreply 52March 14, 2024 6:28 PM

Having reached the upper echelon of box office stars, he’ll have his pick of scripts too.

by Anonymousreply 53March 14, 2024 7:35 PM

R52 that’s just theatrical. Both have made money since. Saltburn is Prime’s most streamed movie ever.

by Anonymousreply 54March 14, 2024 7:58 PM

I just read this article about his $10M Beverly Hills residence. Kate Upton and her husband sold off the property to him. Apparently he borrowed a $5M loan from City National Bank at a generous 3.09% interest rate, which is $24,681 a month.

by Anonymousreply 55March 14, 2024 8:09 PM

R55 link the article.

by Anonymousreply 56March 14, 2024 8:11 PM

R56: It’s from the Daily Mail.

by Anonymousreply 57March 14, 2024 8:13 PM

[quote] I wonder if he'll ever get fat.

Probably not.

His father Marc is a lot older, but still skinny.

It's in his genes. Lucky guy.

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by Anonymousreply 58March 15, 2024 12:23 AM

He’s genetically thin. It’s like the person questioning him doesn’t know about GENETICS

by Anonymousreply 59March 15, 2024 12:25 AM

Timmy's parents are both attractive, and I think he looks more like his mother.

Interestingly, they both have blue eyes, but he has brown eyes.

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by Anonymousreply 60March 15, 2024 12:35 AM

Wonka only made 40 million its opening weekend. Nothing else worth seeing during the holidays so it was considered a hit. Dune 2 only made 80 million its opening weekend (Barbie made 168 million). Kung Fu Panda 4 kicked Dune 2 out of first place so I wouldn’t consider Dune 2 a hit or him having star power and now can demand more money.

by Anonymousreply 61March 15, 2024 12:39 AM

R61 you don’t know what you’re talking about and you thinking what a film opens with is what matters shows this.

A film opening with $40 million but HAS LEGS is important. Your Marvel brain is sad and pathetic.

by Anonymousreply 62March 15, 2024 12:42 AM

R61 Dune 2 making less than Barbie doesn’t mean it isn’t a hit. Your Marvel brain is fully exposed.

Dune 2 regained the #1 spot Monday.

by Anonymousreply 63March 15, 2024 12:43 AM

R60 his eyes aren’t brown…

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by Anonymousreply 64March 15, 2024 12:43 AM

His eyes are what I call Green Hazel. They’re green with a small light brown area and blue outer edge. Ultimately green.

Far from brown.

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by Anonymousreply 65March 15, 2024 12:46 AM

Another TIMMY thread!

🙏🏼♥️🙏🏾ALL PRAISE TIMMY THE MOST BANKABLE STAR OF HIS GENERATION 🙏🏾❤️🙏🏼

by Anonymousreply 66March 15, 2024 12:56 AM

Has the entertainment industry gotten that bad? He is so damn bland and annoying. I'm dumbfounded over the hype surrounding him. The type of success he's having is astronomical. I could understand the teenage girls who are into him but the middle aged women fanbase is just bizarre.

by Anonymousreply 67March 15, 2024 1:03 AM

You are autistic and retarded r67

You are embarrassing yourself

Every one except you recognizes TIMMY’S talent

by Anonymousreply 68March 15, 2024 1:06 AM

[quote] the middle aged women fanbase is just bizarre.

As is the middle-aged gay male fan base of which I am a part. Squee!

by Anonymousreply 69March 15, 2024 1:08 AM

Attaboy ^

🌈♥️TIMMY LOVES YOU ❤️🌈

by Anonymousreply 70March 15, 2024 1:18 AM

Michael B. Jordan is 37?…

Pardon me I have to go shrivel up and die now.

Timothy’s face is annoying. That stupid pointy chin and wide forehead. Ugh.

by Anonymousreply 71March 15, 2024 1:26 AM

[quote] Timothy’s face is annoying. That stupid pointy chin and wide forehead

Sorry that you’re going blind r71

THIS is the face of ultimate male beauty

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by Anonymousreply 72March 15, 2024 1:35 AM

Timmy should play Edward Scissorhands in a remake of that movie.

I think he'd be perfect for it.

He has the look and the quirkiness that's right for the role.

Not sure who should play the Winona Ryder character, though.

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by Anonymousreply 73March 15, 2024 2:34 AM

[quote] immy should play Edward Scissorhands in a remake of that movie. I think he'd be perfect for it. He has the look and the quirkiness that's right for the role. Not sure who should play the Winona Ryder character, though.

Well...

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by Anonymousreply 74March 15, 2024 2:37 AM

Wonka was one of the worst movies I've seen....The songs were horrible

by Anonymousreply 75March 15, 2024 2:43 AM

R74: I forgot he does commercials.

by Anonymousreply 76March 15, 2024 2:58 AM

R73 Zendaya,, of course

by Anonymousreply 77March 15, 2024 3:16 AM

[quote]THIS is the face of ultimate male beauty

A modern day Antinous.

by Anonymousreply 78March 15, 2024 3:29 AM

[quote] A modern day Antinous.

Precisely.

by Anonymousreply 79March 15, 2024 3:31 AM

Yes…definitely

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by Anonymousreply 80March 15, 2024 5:18 AM

[quote] , Interestingly, they both have blue eyes, but he has brown eyes.

Strange, isn't it impossible for two blue eyed parents to have a child that doesn't have blue eyes.

by Anonymousreply 81March 15, 2024 9:22 AM

Do you have Google R81?

by Anonymousreply 82March 15, 2024 12:39 PM

Filming has BEGUN!

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by Anonymousreply 83March 16, 2024 7:31 PM

Leonardo DiCaprio he is not.

by Anonymousreply 84March 16, 2024 8:28 PM

Timmy is equal, but different, than Leo

by Anonymousreply 85March 16, 2024 8:30 PM

Is he still pretending to date a Kardashian?

by Anonymousreply 86March 16, 2024 8:39 PM

R86: I think they're going to continue the guessing game of are they or are they not together for a little while longer. Stories will be announced in the Daily Mail about breakup rumors and fans will post random pictures of them seen together a store or something. One thing I won't take away from him is that he will say and do anything for maximum exposure - wear a blouse, pretend date a Jenner, post a selfie of him picking his nose on Instagram, etc.

by Anonymousreply 87March 16, 2024 8:52 PM

[quote]Leonardo DiCaprio he is not.

Thank GOD. If he were, I wouldn't be here.

by Anonymousreply 88March 17, 2024 12:36 AM

Apostrophe.

by Anonymousreply 89March 17, 2024 12:38 AM

No way. Team Leo. Timmeh does have nice eyes and amazing hair. I just hate everything below that. He’s an ok actor. Seems like he’s quit hard working so I will give him that.

by Anonymousreply 90March 17, 2024 6:24 AM

Young? Isn’t he almost 30?

by Anonymousreply 91March 17, 2024 7:11 AM

R90 Team Leo? There are no teams here.

by Anonymousreply 92March 17, 2024 5:27 PM

Spotted filming the Bob Dylan biopic earlier today

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by Anonymousreply 93March 17, 2024 5:34 PM
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by Anonymousreply 94March 17, 2024 5:35 PM

So they weren’t able to make a star out of Harry Styles?

by Anonymousreply 95March 17, 2024 5:37 PM

Harry Styles is one of the biggest pop stars in the world…. Are you fucking stupid?

by Anonymousreply 96March 17, 2024 5:38 PM

Mangold and Chalamet aren't fooling around. They want to film before the next pandemic, union strike, Martian invasion, etc.

by Anonymousreply 97March 17, 2024 5:39 PM

R96 Are you? I meant film star. That’s what we’ve been talking about in the thread, genius.

by Anonymousreply 98March 17, 2024 5:41 PM

This really will be the “can he put butts in seats” test. If it will be released in theaters, I think streaming or better yet a limited series would’ve been better. Nobody wants to see a Bob Dylan biopic and the last Dylan film “I’m Not There” was a massive flop. Also, Dylan is too outdated for Chalamet’s Gen Z fans.

by Anonymousreply 99March 17, 2024 5:43 PM

He knows he’s still too young to win an Oscar and that the Academy hates giving Oscars to young men but he’s coming for that second Oscar nomination. If he promised to go away on the condition you reward him with an Oscar, I still wouldn’t do it because they never mean it when they say they’re taking a break or retiring.

by Anonymousreply 100March 17, 2024 5:45 PM

R99 Dated?.Hell, so was the Titanic and it didn’t stop girls from going to see Leo.

by Anonymousreply 101March 17, 2024 5:46 PM

I don’t get any box office vibes for a biopic on Bob Dylan. He’s unknown to younger audiences and his singing voice is unpleasant.

by Anonymousreply 102March 17, 2024 5:48 PM

R98 he’s a pop star. Very few of them translate to film well and are taken seriously, and when they do it’s usually a female. It’s stunt casting.

Styles isn’t an actor. Both the films they released hoping his star power would carry bombed.

by Anonymousreply 103March 17, 2024 5:51 PM

R99 no. It won’t. It’s a biopic. It isn’t gonna attract massive audiences. Once again, you make a comment exposing how little you understand about film and the general public.

by Anonymousreply 104March 17, 2024 5:52 PM

[quote] Nobody wants to see a Bob Dylan biopic

I do. How many roads must Timmy walk down before DL's Maiden Aunt Brigade calls him a man? I can't wait to hear Timmy Tim Tim blowing in the wind. Cannot wait.

by Anonymousreply 105March 17, 2024 6:09 PM

[quote] Harry Styles is one of the biggest pop stars in the world

Barely.

by Anonymousreply 106March 17, 2024 6:15 PM

R100 he’s not young.

by Anonymousreply 107March 17, 2024 6:16 PM

He’s 28 years old. That’s not young.

by Anonymousreply 108March 17, 2024 6:16 PM

R104 Uh.some biopics are big hits.

by Anonymousreply 109March 17, 2024 6:21 PM

Did Ansel Elgort completely fail to launch?

by Anonymousreply 110March 17, 2024 6:22 PM

R104 yes. But not making the numbers you imply in your comments.

Most biopics don’t cost much.

by Anonymousreply 111March 17, 2024 6:29 PM

R110 he launched and the accusations killed his public image. Do you live under a rock? He was cast as lead in a few projects. I’m really starting to feel concern for your wellbeing.

by Anonymousreply 112March 17, 2024 6:30 PM

R111 I didn’t make the other comments.

by Anonymousreply 113March 17, 2024 6:31 PM

I think he's a very good actor who's quite relatable and easy on the eyes. Glad he's making it big. He deserves it.

by Anonymousreply 114March 17, 2024 6:34 PM
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by Anonymousreply 115March 17, 2024 6:34 PM
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by Anonymousreply 116March 17, 2024 6:35 PM

Last night. Cutie!

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by Anonymousreply 117March 17, 2024 6:36 PM

Yep. Looks like a dreary biopic.

by Anonymousreply 118March 17, 2024 6:37 PM

Top-grossing biopics

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by Anonymousreply 119March 17, 2024 6:50 PM

Has the entertainment industry gotten that bad? He is so damn bland and annoying. I’m dumbfounded over the hype surrounding him. The type of success he’s having is astronomical. He simply can’t act with himself or with other actors.

by Anonymousreply 120March 17, 2024 6:57 PM

R108: Only in DL world.

by Anonymousreply 121March 17, 2024 6:59 PM

Are you kidding? In DL world 28 is a fetus.

by Anonymousreply 122March 17, 2024 7:01 PM

I didn’t think this was ever going to get made. Nobody other than Chalamet wanted it to get made.

by Anonymousreply 123March 17, 2024 7:11 PM

R123 he isn’t making the film. He’s just starring in it. So clearly others wanted it to get made for it to be filming.

by Anonymousreply 124March 17, 2024 8:17 PM

R119 Elvis is one of the biggest names in pop culture and beloved. The fact he’s the 3rd highest grossing since the 70s proves my point. Biopics don’t earn the numbers you seem to think.

Bob Dylan isn’t pulling Elvis money and certainly not pulling Freddie Mercury money. Hell, he probably won’t even pull Elton money.

by Anonymousreply 125March 17, 2024 8:19 PM

R125 Your arguments make no sense. And that doesn’t prove your point. A biopic isn’t successful based on how big a name the subject of it is. The #1 biopic on the list is about Bob Marley. Some very successful biopics are about obscure people. And by the way, Oppenheimer was a huge hit and just won Best Picture.

by Anonymousreply 126March 17, 2024 8:53 PM

R126 yeah. No.

by Anonymousreply 127March 17, 2024 8:54 PM

Oppenheimer was about the building of the atomic bomb and the aftermath of that event.

by Anonymousreply 128March 17, 2024 8:55 PM

Are they trying to film this to qualify for Oscars? So it’s a Christmas release? Pass.

by Anonymousreply 129March 17, 2024 8:55 PM

R128 The Associated Press disagrees with you.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Oppenheimer,” a solemn three-hour biopic that became an unlikely billion-dollar box-office sensation, was crowned best picture at a 96th Academy Awards that doubled as a coronation for Christopher Nolan.

by Anonymousreply 130March 17, 2024 8:59 PM

R128 (Disagrees that it isn’t a biopic.)

by Anonymousreply 131March 17, 2024 9:00 PM

Bless my pussy on my birthday

by Anonymousreply 132March 17, 2024 9:00 PM

R130 it was a biopic about the building of the atomic bomb. Yes.

by Anonymousreply 133March 17, 2024 9:00 PM

.J. Robert Oppenheimer. A real person whose existence is depicted in the film, and is the main character of the film. Which is called “Oppenheimer.”

by Anonymousreply 134March 17, 2024 9:04 PM

R134 the film is focused on the events surrounding the atomic bomb. Created by Oppenheimer. It’s not the same type of biopic as Elvis, which is focused on the persons entire life.

Don’t argue with educated people.

by Anonymousreply 135March 17, 2024 9:12 PM

Oppenheimer is a biopic, period. Arguing otherwise shows that a person is not educated.

by Anonymousreply 136March 17, 2024 9:32 PM

It’s a biopic but not the same as Elvis.

by Anonymousreply 137March 17, 2024 9:33 PM

Yes, one was about a singer and one was about a scientist.

by Anonymousreply 138March 17, 2024 9:36 PM

In 2018, the musical biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, based on the life of Queen singer Freddie Mercury, became the highest-grossing biopic in history at the time.[15][16][17] In 2023, it was surpassed by Oppenheimer, based on the life of J. Robert Oppenheimer and the creation of the atomic bomb in World War II. [18]

—Wikipedia article, “Biopic”

by Anonymousreply 139March 17, 2024 9:37 PM

Anyway the point is that biopics of all kinds do make money. “Judy” also made a lot of money.

by Anonymousreply 140March 17, 2024 9:39 PM

NO ONE SAID IT ISNT A BIOPIC. It’s a biopic about Oppenheimer’s time building the atomic bomb and the aftermath. That’s been said numerous times. Learn to read.

by Anonymousreply 141March 17, 2024 9:40 PM

R128 was implying it was a historical film about the atomic bomb rather than a biopic.

by Anonymousreply 142March 17, 2024 9:43 PM

Seriously whose cock is he sucking? There are other actors who act circles around him but none of them are available?

by Anonymousreply 143March 17, 2024 10:24 PM

It seemed like this was never going to get made. They’re probably rushing this for a Christmas release and a 2025 award season run.

by Anonymousreply 144March 17, 2024 10:25 PM

Even though it’s the IP’s that are carrying him, the back to back success of Wonka and Dune 2 is probably what got this biopic finally greenlit.

by Anonymousreply 145March 17, 2024 10:34 PM

Whatever do you mean R143? Are you trying to say that Timmy is not making on talent alone?

by Anonymousreply 146March 17, 2024 10:36 PM

He must be a great cocksucker…

by Anonymousreply 147March 17, 2024 10:46 PM

R145 enough with the IP bullshit.

by Anonymousreply 148March 17, 2024 10:48 PM
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by Anonymousreply 149March 17, 2024 10:53 PM

Gladiator 2 is supposed to be a big dud.

by Anonymousreply 150March 17, 2024 10:57 PM

That has nothing to do with Chalamet

by Anonymousreply 151March 17, 2024 10:59 PM

I thought they would use makeup or something to uglify Chalamet to make him a more believable Bob Dylan.

by Anonymousreply 152March 17, 2024 11:38 PM

R152: He's already ugly.

by Anonymousreply 153March 17, 2024 11:41 PM

Silly r153

Timmy is epitome of male beauty

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by Anonymousreply 154March 21, 2024 3:36 AM

I read that on the heels 👠 of Wonka/Dune he’s SHATTERED John Travolta’s box office record set by Saturday Night Fever/Grease and is thus considered the 🆕 John Travolta!

by Anonymousreply 155March 21, 2024 4:00 AM

He looks like Kristy McNichol.

by Anonymousreply 156March 21, 2024 4:05 AM

[quote] He looks like Kristy McNichol.

Does that make me straight?

by Anonymousreply 157March 21, 2024 4:11 AM

Travolta led blockbusters that were not based on prior movies.

Wonka and Dune are established IP’s. These two film just happened to be released within a few months of each other and that’s why fans and Hollywood bigwigs alike are naively saying he’s the best thing to happen to the box office.

by Anonymousreply 158March 21, 2024 4:19 AM

What does IP possess?

by Anonymousreply 159March 21, 2024 4:24 AM

Careful r158….if you contorts yourself any further, you might break a rib

Timmy is A list Oscar nominated bankable worldwide super star

It’s hilarious to see you deny reality

by Anonymousreply 160March 21, 2024 4:32 AM

Salary commensurate

by Anonymousreply 161March 21, 2024 4:38 AM

R154 he is epitome of male beauty to pedos

by Anonymousreply 162March 21, 2024 7:52 AM

John Travolta was thr greatest superstar in the time when Grease and SNF were released. Every granny knew who he was. Now, with Timothee, the fraus in my office have no idea who he is. A 35 yo friend who went to see Dune, cause she is fan of the book, doesn't know his name, he is "that skinny kid from the Dune" Same with parents who brought kids to Wonka. He just lacks that star quality that made Travolta or Leo big stars overnight.

by Anonymousreply 163March 21, 2024 7:59 AM

Somehow, no matter that HW puts him in big blockbusters (which will have big audience even if my aunt was in it), the public refuses to remember his name. Even the showmance with a member of Kardashian family didn't help.

by Anonymousreply 164March 21, 2024 8:04 AM

R163 And which actors Chalamet's age DO the fraus in yor office and grannies know?

by Anonymousreply 165March 21, 2024 11:43 AM

*your

by Anonymousreply 166March 21, 2024 11:43 AM

R164: I can’t deny that he works his ass off for fame and will say and do anything for maximum exposure - wear a blouse, pretend date a Jenner, fuck Eiza Gonzalez in a pool.

It will be interesting to see how his career unfolds from here. Will he continue to pick projects that have a draw to disguise the fact that he’s not a draw himself or will he challenge himself with something new? The Dylan biopic is arguably “IP” given its subject. It already looks like a dreary biopic and it doesn’t like he’s disappearing into the role. Timothee playing Timothee yet again.

by Anonymousreply 167March 21, 2024 11:57 AM

He’s pre-Yoda facial features now.

Gravity and age will complete the process, so he’s got to make bank now.

by Anonymousreply 168March 21, 2024 12:29 PM

R164: I'm shocked the showmance wasn't the disaster everybody thought it would be. From the moment this relationship was announced, everybody said that it would end his career and that nobody would take him seriously anymore. The PDA got more painful with each outing. While I'm sure there were some people who skipped Wonka and Dune because of it, overall it didn't seem to have that much negative impact.

by Anonymousreply 169March 24, 2024 1:14 AM

It was announced?

by Anonymousreply 170March 24, 2024 3:52 AM

[quote] Chalamet was spotted in Downtown Manhattan in a classic Dylan look: curly hair, sunglasses (even though it was a night shoot), black button-up, and brown jacket.

🎸♥️🎸TIMMY EVEN MAKES BOB DYLAN LOOK GOOD🎸❤️🎸

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by Anonymousreply 171March 25, 2024 2:08 PM

He looks nothing like Dylan and has none of his feel. He will be giving his play to the camera as a glam boy performance per usual.

by Anonymousreply 172March 25, 2024 2:12 PM

How do you Timmy’s “feel” if you have not seen the movie r172?

by Anonymousreply 173March 25, 2024 2:27 PM

Why do his PR people think he needs the rode hard and put away wet Kartrashian spawn to date him. Do people really think those trash heaps add value to…well, anything?

HE’s the movie star.

by Anonymousreply 174March 26, 2024 1:38 AM

[quote]Dune: Part Two surpassed $1 billion at the global box office with IMAX grossing $124 million.

♥️🪐GO TIMMY GO TIMMY HE’S SO FINE GO TIMMY GO TIMMY🚀❤️

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by Anonymousreply 175March 26, 2024 11:46 PM

The average Tim O’Tay stan is about 16. You really think those girls are going to rush out and see a movie about an ancient folk singer half of them have never heard of?

by Anonymousreply 176March 27, 2024 12:05 AM

I have a friend who’s a folksinger.

by Anonymousreply 177March 27, 2024 12:15 AM

Timmy will get an Oscar nomination from the Bob Dylan film r176

It’s all part of the master plan for Timmy to rule Hollywood

by Anonymousreply 178March 27, 2024 12:32 AM

[quote]Dune: Part Two surpassed $1 billion at the global box office with IMAX grossing $124 million.

No, both movies combined have hit $1 billion.

by Anonymousreply 179March 27, 2024 1:33 AM

I feel like Timmy would have been a huge star in the 1980s. Even his causal style reminds me of 1986, like he wears his sunglasses at night kind of vibe. He would have easily fit in with Molly Ringwald and the brat pack gang, in fact he could have made a great Duckie if Jon Cryer didn't already exist. You cannot telll me you don't see the resemblance.

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by Anonymousreply 180March 27, 2024 6:31 AM

[quote] Ultimately, it doesn’t matter whether this movie is a flop, a slay, or some nebulous third thing; to paraphrase Chalamet himself in Little Women, I’ll watch.

If a movie stars ❤️👑♥️TIMMY♥️👑❤️OF COURSE we will all watch it.

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by Anonymousreply 181March 29, 2024 1:47 PM

R181: Speak for yourself. I'm not watching that untalented rat fuck.

by Anonymousreply 182March 29, 2024 1:52 PM

There’s always going to be people who believe that great artists don’t deserve the acclaim they receive.

by Anonymousreply 183March 29, 2024 2:04 PM

R183: You sound like some Warner Brothers PR shill.

by Anonymousreply 184March 29, 2024 2:14 PM

R182 yet you fell compelled to comment on ALL Timmy threads, constantly

People will say you are in love

by Anonymousreply 185March 29, 2024 2:38 PM

R183 God damn, don't exaggerate, what great artist? He was good in that role of underage victim of a pederast, but he is no Brando or Bogart.

by Anonymousreply 186March 29, 2024 2:42 PM

Timmy is 28 years old r186

Do you hate Timmy because YOU are a pedo kiddy diddler?

by Anonymousreply 187March 29, 2024 2:45 PM

R187 read with comprehension. I mentioned his breaktrough role of the victim of the pederast when he was younger.

by Anonymousreply 188March 29, 2024 2:48 PM

R188 yep

You molest children

Kill your self

by Anonymousreply 189March 29, 2024 2:50 PM

R189 ?

by Anonymousreply 190March 29, 2024 3:00 PM

[quote] Chalamet bring movie star-level talent and marketability on and off the screen — the likes of which audiences haven’t seen since Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Cruise first hit the scene.

[quote] “We can count on one or two hands, in any age range, the people who are legitimate movie stars,” Dune producer Mary Parent told Variety. “Timothée is absolutely that.”

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by Anonymousreply 191March 30, 2024 3:07 PM

All he did was cry on cue and stare at the fireplace for three minutes and all of a sudden he's the next Daniel Day Lewis. Overrated narcissist.

by Anonymousreply 192March 30, 2024 3:18 PM

Seethe r192

Timmy is The People’s Prince

by Anonymousreply 193March 30, 2024 3:31 PM

Which of Timmy’s outfits sets the world on fire for you?

Any look with facial hair is 🔥🔥🔥

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by Anonymousreply 194March 30, 2024 4:41 PM

Chalamet's long-term outlook on his facial features means, right now, while he still has young appeal, he's gotta reel in the dough.

Seriously he's pre-Yoda now. Gravity and time will take care of that.

I'm not invested one way or another on the Love or Hate Chalamet rumble.

For me, however, and although his part was in a small, supporting role, in "Don't Look Up", I thought he put in the best performance.

For whatever reason my favorite actor Mark Rylance phoned it in.

by Anonymousreply 195March 30, 2024 4:58 PM

[quote] Seriously he's pre-Yoda now.

Grogu!

by Anonymousreply 196March 30, 2024 7:06 PM

Godzilla X Kong will open with a bigger box-office than Dune 2 and Wonka. So I guess that makes both Godzilla and Kong bigger stars than Timmy. Watch them become the highest paid young actors in Hollywood after this weekend.

by Anonymousreply 197March 30, 2024 9:00 PM

Gozirra

Moth-er-a

by Anonymousreply 198March 30, 2024 9:03 PM

[quote] Dune: Part Two continues to dominate the global box office, surpassing $600 million in sales

[quote] Timothée Chalamet shines as a box office draw, with Dune close to becoming his highest-grossing film.

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by Anonymousreply 199April 1, 2024 5:46 AM

🐩Dogs 🐶 Love ❤️ TIMMY♥️

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by Anonymousreply 200April 1, 2024 4:44 PM

R200: So do rats.

by Anonymousreply 201April 1, 2024 4:45 PM

[quote] The success of Dune: Part Two sets the stage for the upcoming installment, Dune Messiah , promising more of Chalamet's stellar performance.

🎭 TIMMY🎭

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by Anonymousreply 202April 6, 2024 2:14 PM

R180- The character he played in that movie was 100%

GAY

by Anonymousreply 203April 6, 2024 2:18 PM

It would be funny if Timmy ever got fat.

by Anonymousreply 204April 6, 2024 4:42 PM

I'm probably alone but I hated John Cryer as an actor (I never watched 2 and 1/2 Men for that reason. Hope he improved.) His acting was hammy and amateurish. A lot of unfunny mannerisms.

I don't agree Chalamet would have been a popular Brat Pack actor (nor was John Cryer, really. He bombed after Pretty In Pink). He didn't have the same kind of sex appeal as those guys.

by Anonymousreply 205April 6, 2024 4:45 PM

The Onion

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by Anonymousreply 206April 6, 2024 5:44 PM

[quote] I'm probably alone but I hated John Cryer as an actor

I hate both Cryer’s acting and him as a person, so you are not alone.

by Anonymousreply 207April 6, 2024 9:02 PM

♥️💙❤️TIMMY❤️💙♥️

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by Anonymousreply 208April 7, 2024 1:25 PM

R204: He’ll never let himself go or touch his hair. He knows his career would go right out the window immediately.

by Anonymousreply 209April 7, 2024 1:28 PM

🤩♥️🌟TIMMY🌟❤️🤩 stylin’ and sharing the love

The 👑PRINCE👑 epitomizes the concept of lithe and sleek

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by Anonymousreply 210April 8, 2024 1:47 PM

[quote] The film has surpassed $660 million globally, overtaking its predecessor and becoming Timothée Chalamet's biggest hit.

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