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American psycho directed by: mary harron starring: christian bale genres: black comedy, psychological thriller, satire, crime rated the #14 best film of 2000, and #890 in the greatest all-time movies (according to rym users. What really happened at the end of american psycho they even show a brilliant insight from director, mary harron this video is a must-see.
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In 1991, bret easton ellis' satirical novel american psycho caused a minor scandal readers and critics could not agree as whether its icy portrayal of the young, handsome, from the '80s, but the psychological abyss he inhabits is as contemporary as our obsession with it indeed harron: it is a black comedy/ horror film. American psycho : american psycho is a 2000 american-canadian black comedy psychological thriller-horror film co-written and directed by mary harron. Thriller dark comedy feature subjects ellis, bret easton american psycho -- film and video adaptations harvey - variety - 2000 jan 31 - 1 page - 39 - review american psycho gets respectable - mick lasalle review the risky territory of 'american psycho' - mary harron - new york times - 2000 apr 09 - 2 pages. “i don't think i was setting out to make a horror film, or even a thriller,” mary harron, whose blackly comedic “american psycho” of 2000 has.Download