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I guess you could sort of say I'm prepping for 'Hannibal' . . .

I haven’t watched any of “Hannibal” yet, not having the ability to satisfactorily live stream and not being willing to pay for DVDs (after all, they don’t have Richard in them). 574 more words

Richard Armitage

The Psychotic Rebel - A Dramaturgical Analysis of American Psycho

For most who have encountered the character of Patrick Bateman – either in the original 1991 novel American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis, or in its adaptation starring Christian Bale – it is difficult to associate him as a symbol of rebellion. 6,013 more words

Essays

American Psycho, Bret Easton Ellis

Can’t even rank this.

I’m not even sure where I should start with this book. Perhaps how it left me feeling, which was in a state of complete disrepair. 524 more words

Emma Clarke

Fifty Shades of Grey - Review by Audrey Szasz

“Yes sweetheart, how can I help you?”

That’s what the lady behind the till said as I wafted into the cinema foyer, blinking like a ritalin addict and flapping my mittens idiotically. 776 more words

Movies

Serial Killers or America: who is more insane?

In American Psycho, Christian Bale plays Patrick Bateman, a vice president at a prominent investment bank. In the beginning of the film, we see Bateman going through his morning routine which involves a excessive maintenance regimen. 635 more words

Prompt 4- Pop Culture Profundity

Bret Easton Ellis: But when I sit down...

“But when I sit down something strange on the stage catches my eye. Bono has now moved across the stage, following me to my seat, and he’s staring into my eyes, kneeling at the edge of the stage, and he’s staring into my eyes, kneeling at the edge of the stage, wearing black jeans (maybe Gitano), sandals, a leather vest with no shirt beneath it. 410 more words