Persian Rug

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Boy-monkey Jake Gyllenhaal is starring in an adaptation of the video game Prince of Persia. Jakey-poo does not look overly Persian, but since most people don’t know what a Persian looks like (other than Blofeld’s cat), it hardly matters. Just stick a bad wig on him and you’re done.


It is a very bad wig. (Or possibly very bad hair extensions.) Hopefully it will look more convincing in motion, when he’s running along walls and waving his big curvy sword about. For when he’s standing still, they’ve come up with a different distraction, i.e., packing on muscle and not wearing a shirt.

This probably won’t be a good video game movie adaptation (there is no such thing), but it might be quite watchable.

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3 Responses to “Persian Rug”

  1. Jill Says:

    That is an appalling wig. But it does redirect attention towards a rather attractive abdominal area, so you win some, you lose some.

  2. Eric Says:

    Yeeeep…not Persian at all. On the other hand, maybe it’ll turn out to be the first good video game movie…or almost as good as Mortal Kombat! ;)

  3. The Post-Game Show Says:

    [...] Persian, and the wig still looks like a wig, and the choice of font is just odd, but what the hell, he’s pretty, so I am going to go and see [...]

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