American Psycho (2000)

R   |    |  Crime, Drama

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A wealthy New York investment banking executive, Patrick Bateman, hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he delves deeper into his violent, hedonistic fantasies.




  • Christian Bale at an event for American Psycho (2000)
  • Christian Bale in American Psycho (2000)
  • Christian Bale and Jared Leto in American Psycho (2000)
  • Christian Bale in American Psycho (2000)
  • Christian Bale and Mary Harron in American Psycho (2000)
  • Christian Bale in American Psycho (2000)

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During the shooting of the film, Christian Bale spoke in an American accent off set at all times. At the wrap party, when he began to speak in his native Welsh accent, many of the crew thought he was speaking that way as an accent for another film. They had ... ...


Waiter #1: Our pasta this evening is squid ravioli in a lemon grass broth with goat cheese profiteroles, and I also have an arugula Caesar salad. For entrees this evening, I have swordfish meatloaf with onion marmalade, rare roasted partridge breast in ...
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(at around 43 mins) While rhapsodising about Genesis' "Invisible Touch" LP, Bateman states that "Phil Collins addresses the problems of abusive political authority" on the song "Land Of Confusion." That song's lyrics were written by the band's guitarist/bassist, Mike Rutherford. But all of the songwriting credits on that Genesis album were indiscriminately credited to all three Genesis band members (Tony Banks, Collins, Rutherford), so Patrick wouldn't necessarily know who wrote the lyrics to which specific songs.


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