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American Psycho

The Next Hit Show?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 03.05.2014 | Arts
C. M. Rubin

"This is a story about how love changes over time...The hope is that the emotion of that theme + a twisting thriller plot + great tunes = something u...

Hipster 'American Psycho' Nails It

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

I have to return some video tapes... You know "Moonrise Kingdom," "Donnie Darko" and "Eternal Sunshine of The Spotless Mind." This hipster take on...

'American Psycho' Musical Looks Like A Bloody Hit

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 12.13.2013 | Arts

LONDON (AP) — Is any subject too macabre to make a musical? Not on the evidence of past works including Stephen Sondheim's "Sweeney Todd," about a ...

Somehow No One Noticed This 'American Psycho' Typo Until Now

Posted 10.23.2013 | Entertainment

It simply doesn't seem possible, but until recently no one noticed a glaring typo in one of the most-referenced scenes in cinematic history. For t...

New Details On The 'American Psycho' Musical Emerge

Posted 10.07.2013 | Arts

Matt Smith will jump from the set of Britain's favorite science fiction series to the stage of what just might be the most horrifying musical ever pro...

'American Psycho' ... The TV Show?

EW | Posted 09.10.2013 | TV

FX is developing a TV-series sequel to Bret Easton Ellis’ controversial modern classic "American Psycho."...

10 Twisted Characters From Fiction

| Mary Kan for Riffle.com | Posted 07.26.2013 | Books

First published on Riffle.com They live among us, and our books. Not werewolves. Not vampires. Human beings with deep-seated darkness and the in...

American Psycho(analysis)

Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W. | Posted 07.23.2013 | Gay Voices
Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W.

Bret Easton Ellis insists on asserting his "dudeness" by publicly splitting himself from the "elf gays." For Ellis there seems to be no realness, no masculinity, no power (and perhaps no self) without a despised, feminine, vulnerable foil.

Does This Musical Need Kickstarter?

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 07.16.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Duncan Sheik is part of an unusual campaign on Kickstarter: Not to get his musical "American Psycho" up and running. It's to make it ...

'American Psycho' Becomes A Musical

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 04.22.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- A musical based on Bret Easton Ellis's novel "American Psycho" will first try to slay an audience in London. The Headlong theater company...

Look Out, Weird Al! He's Right Behind You

Posted 04.03.2013 | Comedy

It's the Weird Al-Huey Lewis collaboration we've all been asking for. Looks like that many brightly colored suits and saxophone solos could drive any ...

Scott Disick's Embarrassing Modeling Past

Posted 01.17.2013 | Celebrity

Well, what do you know: Scott Disick, "American Psycho" Kourtney Kardashian's baby daddy, was famous even before he had to keep up with the first fami...

My Movie Bucket List: Thrilled By Thrillers

Rachel DeChiara | Posted 12.09.2012 | Teen
Rachel DeChiara

There's a key difference between "scary movies" and "psychological thrillers": That difference is brains. Psychological thrillers force you to conceptualize, to deduce, to muddle.

Bret Easton Ellis On Death Threats, 'American Psycho' And The Best Novels Of His Generation

Posted 03.09.2012 | Books

Bret Easton Ellis has never been known as the most shy and retiring literary figure. Author most famously of "American Psycho", in the latest issue of...

'American Psycho' Author Wants Scott Disick For Remake

Posted 12.14.2011 | Entertainment

As soon as we heard that Lionsgate was looking to remake "American Psycho" -- a film made only 11 years ago -- we immediately thought why? And too soo...

'American Psycho' Remake In The Works

Posted 12.08.2011 | Entertainment

Can you say too soon? Just eleven years ago, the yuppie-tastic adaptation of Bret Easton Ellis' "American Psycho" made its way to the big screen an...

The Dirtiest Scenes In Film History

Posted 09.12.2011 | Entertainment

Movies, in many ways, are about fulfilling our wishes and seeing our fantasies lived out on screen. Sometimes, it's being a sports hero or brave soldi...

10 Novels That Will Disturb Even The Coldest Of Hearts

flavorwire.com | Posted 07.18.2011 | Books

Jezebel-writer Anna North’s debut novel, America Pacifica, is out today. The story centers around an impoverished teenage girl who is struggling to ...

Most Evil Book Villains: Readers Reveal Their Favorites

Posted 07.18.2011 | Books

Yesterday, Random House (@randomhouse) tweeted, "The #NY rain is making us feel slightly evil, which brings us to ask. Who is your favorite villain in...

Classic Book Covers Get Artistic Makeovers

flavorwire.com | Posted 06.21.2011 | Books

For the past seven years, Katie Cromwell and Jensen Carp at Gallery 1988 have been showcasing pop culture-themed artwork to a new generation of LA res...

Spontaneous Combustion And Accidental Circumcision:

The Huffington Post | Zoe Triska | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

There are countless weird moments to be found in literature and after reaching out to readers we're not sure which minds were weirder--the ones that w...

BROADWAY: 'American Psycho' Takes To The Stage - With Music

nypost.com | JAMIE SCHRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Move over, Sweeney Todd -- another singing psycho is nearing his Broadway debut. The tale of Patrick Bateman -- a fictional Wall Street banker obsess...

7 Stories That Walk The Line Between Drama And Comedy

Gabe Rotter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Gabe Rotter

I hoped to write a story that would pay homage to my favorite books and films; the kind that walk the tightrope between humor and drama. A story that occasionally makes you laugh, but also makes you uneasy.

Bret Easton Ellis On 'Imperial Bedrooms' And Why Sex Is The Ultimate Motivator (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Bret Easton Ellis, author of "American Psycho," has a new book out this summer called "Imperial Bedrooms" -- a follow-up to his 1985 bestseller "Less ...

Bret Easton Ellis Inspired By Abusive Father

The Observer | Elizabeth Day | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

He has revisited his youth with his latest novel, Imperial Bedrooms, a sequel to Less Than Zero. "Mostly, in my case, writing comes from pain, confusi...