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  • 1. (2000) Directed by Mary Harron
  • 2. Also: Poverty, Crime surge, Crack Epidemic, AIDS Great prosperity in Wall Street and Finance Market
  • 3. Bret Easton Ellis Author of book, American Psycho (1991) Themes: Mistaken Identity, Alienation, Social Status and Consumerism the movie is essentially plotless, a horrorcomedy with a thin narrative built up of satirical riffs about greed, status and the business values of the 1980s culture.
  • 4. "American Psycho (2000)-FAQ." IMDb. IMDb.com, n.d. Web. 26 Nov. 2013. American Psycho. Dir. Mary Herron. Perf. Christian Bale, William Defoe, Jared Leto. Lion Gate Films, 2000. DVD.