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The Love That’s Really Real: American Psycho as Romantic Comedy

A 2006 YouTube video created a parodic trailer envisioning American Psycho (2000) as romantic comedy. While the stark juxtapositions between the classic boy meets girl formula and a horrifying portrait of a psychopathic murder are amusing, the sentiments between them are not so far-fetched. 1,750 more words


Thoughts on: American Psycho (Film)

Just like the novel before it, American Psycho (2000) wasn’t that well received on release. Sure, there were those who loved it, but by and large reviews were mixed with many just not “getting it”. 528 more words

The Notorious Bettie Page (2006)

A biopic based on the life of burlesque queen and icon Bettie Page, this film mirrors the lady in question by being rather appealing on a superficial level but containing little of any real substance. 205 more words


Call for Chapters: ReFocus on Mary Harron

ReFocus: The Films of Mary Harron

Edited by Kyle Barrett and Paula Blair

Edinburgh University Press

Series Editors: Gary D. Rhodes and Robert Singer… 395 more words

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The Moth Diaries is a supernatural horror set at an all-girl boarding school where young Rebecca (Sarah Bolger from… 420 more words

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"Alias Grace" Mini-Series Set to Begin Shooting

According to The Toronto Star, the novel “Alias Grace” will be coming to CBC and Netflix very soon.

Sarah Polley is still attached to the project, writing and producing the miniseries starting this August here in Ontario. 65 more words

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'Stories We Tell's' Sarah Polley and 'American Psycho's' Mary Harron Team Up for Miniseries Adaptation of Margaret Atwood's 'Alias Grace'

Three very influential artists are partaking in the making of an upcoming Netflix miniseries. The first is Margaret Atwood, providing source material through her based-on-a-true-story crime novel, 321 more words