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Bret Easton Ellis

Autor(a) de American Psycho

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About the Author

Bret Easton Ellis was born in Los Angeles, California on March 7, 1964. He attended Bennington College. In 1985, at the age of 23, his first novel, Less Than Zero, was published. His other works include The Rules of Attraction (1987), The Informers (1994), Glamorama (1998), Lunar Park (2005), and mostrar mais Imperial Bedrooms (2010). His most controversial book was American Psycho, a book for which he received an advance in the amount of $300,000 from Simon and Schuster, who then refused to publish the book while under attack from women's groups in regards to the content of the book. It was later made into a feature film. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
Image credit: Bret Easton Ellis photographed in 2000 by Henry Bond.

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Obras de Bret Easton Ellis

American Psycho (1991) 13,980 cópias
Abaixo de Zero (1985) 5,817 cópias
The Rules of Attraction (1987) 3,607 cópias
Glamorama (1998) 3,272 cópias
Lunar Park (2005) 3,016 cópias
The Informers (1994) 2,023 cópias
Imperial Bedrooms (2010) 1,207 cópias
The Shards (2022) 430 cópias
White (2019) 257 cópias
Less Than Zero [1987 film] (1987) — Writer — 44 cópias
Letters from LA (2006) 18 cópias
The Informers [2008 fillm] (2009) — screenplay — 13 cópias
Alex Israel Bret Easton Ellis (2017) — Narratives — 8 cópias
The Canyons [2013 film] (2013) — Writer — 6 cópias

Associated Works

American Psycho [2000 film] (2000) — Original book — 299 cópias
Granta 47: Losers (1994) — Contribuinte — 128 cópias
The Granta Book of the Family (1995) — Contribuinte — 88 cópias
After Yesterday's Crash: The Avant-Pop Anthology (1995) — Contribuinte — 67 cópias
The Paris Review 200 2012 Spring (2012) — Contribuinte — 27 cópias
Reasons to Believe: New Voices in American Fiction (1988) — Contribuinte — 6 cópias
American Psycho: Original 2013 London Cast Recording (2013) — Original book — 2 cópias

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Felizmente, a ópera extraída deste romance não açambarca alguns dos temas precípuos do livro de 1991 de Bret Easton Ellis, tais como estupro e canibalismo. Em vez disso, o musical se concentrou num mundo satírico cheio de ganância, materialismo e um Patrick Bateman sedento de status. Mas permaneceu misógino, homofóbico , narcisista e perturbador Para ¨resumo da ópera¨, digamos que se Sweeney Todd desse à luz um bebê musical, American Psycho seria exatamente isso. Patrick Bateman é um serial killer enlouquecido , esperto e terrivelmente perfeito nos crimes. Sem sentir vergonha nem culpa, é claro.… (mais)
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Estatísticas

Obras
24
Also by
7
Membros
33,753
Popularidade
#571
Avaliação
½ 3.6
Resenhas
586
ISBNs
584
Idiomas
25
Favorito
176

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