About cmbyn

  • Elio is canonically emotionally and intellectually above his peers
  • There’s no magical moment when a 17 year old turns 18
  • Elio is above the age of consent
  • Oliver tries to distance himself
  • He at first resists and you can see how he struggles with his guilt
  • Elio makes the first move by kissing Oliver, who wouldn’t let him take things farther, and grabs his dick
  • Oliver doesn’t isolate him from his friends and family in order to prey on him, something pedophiles do
  • Elio even has a girlfriend, and Oliver tries to start something with a girl to keep himself distracted
  • It’s not just a sexual relationship
  • Elio’s parents knew about it and supported it, though not outright
  • Oliver makes sure several times that Elio is okay after and doesn’t want Elio to be upset over it
  • You can actively see him worrying over Elio
  • Tis not pedophelia
  • Y’all are the ones trying to say it’s about a gross fetish
  • Moonlight and Love, Simon are also good movies/books that represent the LGBT community and no ones saying they aren’t
  • And if the age gap makes you uncomfortable
  • Do
  • Not
  • Watch
  • It