Based on Bret Easton Ellis' notorious 1991 novel, American Psycho follows the life of rich, handsome and empty 27-year-old stockbroker Patrick Bateman (a perfectly cast Christian Bale) as he plays with his fellow Manhattan Yuppies during the greed-drenched late '80s (as opposed to the greed-drenched late '90s?) and then goes on endless murder and mutilation sprees when nobody's looking. Director Harron and… read more!
Movies Directed by Mary Harron (in alphabetical order)
Meandering, inoffensive biopic about 1950s pin-up queen Bettie Page, the sweet Christian gal from Nashville who went to New York to pursue acting and wound up the unwitting star of a legendary series of bondage photos for the brother-sister team of Irving and Paula Klaw. Harron and cowriter Guinevere Turner don't have much of a story to tell, but it's… read more!