A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.
Director: Mary Harron
If it falls short of the deadly satire of Bret Easton Ellis's novel, American Psycho still finds its own blend of horror and humor, thanks in part to a fittingly creepy performance by Christian Bale.
Tagline: I think my mask of sanity is about to slip.
Source: based on the novel by Bret Easton Ellis
Genres: crime, drama
Keywords: based on novel or book, wall street, psychopath, satire, serial killer, psychological thriller, cult film, white collar, harvard business school, child of divorce, voice imitation, unreliable narrator, woman director, 1980s, black comedy
Editor: Andrew Marcus
Director of photography: Andrzej Sekula
Costume design: Isis Mussenden
Production design: Gideon Ponte
Runtime: 102 min
Country: USA, Canada
Language: English, Spanish, Cantonese
Sound Mix: Dolby Digital
Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1