Analysing ‘American Psycho’ – Book vs Film Review

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Bret Easton Ellis’ controversial postmodern gothic novel and director Mary Harron’s film adaptation, the story of ‘American Psycho’ is set in the Wall Street boom of the Reagan 80s, describing modern consumerism and human aimlessness through the narration of psychopath Patrick Bateman. MIGHT CONTAIN SPOILERS

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The Canyons (2013) – Film Review

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Although ‘Taxi Driver’ and ‘Raging Bull’ writer Paul Schrader teaming up with American novelist Bret Easton Ellis, fallen star Lindsay Lohan and adult film actor James Deen might sound like a promising project, the outcome deserves to be called one of the biggest movie failures of 2013, a list including ‘Movie 43’, ‘Hangover Part III’ or Spike Lee’s ‘Oldboy‘ remake. MIGHT CONTAIN SPOILERS

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