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Patrick, bateman is a fictional character, the villain protagonist and narrator of the novel American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis, and its film adaptation. He is a wealthy, materialistic Wall Street investment banker who leads a double life as a serial killer. Patrick, bateman s famous speech.
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Notes on Contemporary Literature 24,. Though even then it's made clear he still sees her as a beautiful object not to be destroyed rather than as a person. Bateman drops the cat and shoots down the old woman. In the climax of the story, Bateman calls his lawyer and leaves a lengthy, detailed message confessing all of his crimes. I am blameless The Failure of the Father in American Psycho (Part 2. She tells him to leave and never return. The Rules of Attraction ) attends Camden College. Vintage Books purchased the rights to the novel and published the book after the customary editing process. A running joke throughout the novel is that Bateman is, on the surface, virtually indistinguishable from his friends, to the point that they mistake him for someone else. The role of Patrick Bateman was played by Matt Smith.
Patrick, bateman is the titular protagonist villain of Bret Easton Ellis 1991 controversial novel American Psycho and its film and stage adaptions.
He lives in 1980 s Manhattan and works on Wall Street.
Patrick, bateman s consumption of what he views as nothing more than a piece of meat is an almost parodically literal interpretation of a monster created by consumer culture.
This, combined with sex, violence, drugs, and other desires of the id, is how Bateman enacts his sociopathic violence in a superficial world.
Upon first reading, its easy to see Bateman as exactly this: a psychopath beneath this veneer of a businessman.
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