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By Bret Easton Ellis

Now an important movie from Lion's Gate movies starring Christian Bale (Metroland), Chloe Sevigny (The final Days of Disco), Jared Leto (My So known as Life), and Reese Witherspoon (Cruel Intentions), and directed via Mary Harron (I Shot Andy Warhol).

In American Psycho, Bret Easton Ellis imaginatively explores the incomprehensible depths of insanity and captures the madness of violence in our time or the other. Patrick Bateman strikes one of the younger and classy in Eighties big apple. younger, good-looking, and good trained, Bateman earns his fortune on Wall highway by means of day whereas spending his nights in methods we won't start to fathom. Expressing his real self via torture and homicide, Bateman prefigures an apocalyptic horror that no society may well endure to confront.

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