By Lena Groß
Although loads of Bateman’s brutal activities are proven, on the finish of the motion picture the viewers involves query if a lot of these murders rather occurred simply because a few inconsistencies in his tale develop into obvious e.g. Bateman outlines the homicide of a guy, who at this element used to be now not even on the town. consequently, the query is raised as to if the murders are actual or simply a made of Bateman’s mind's eye, and in the event that they are genuine, is the society so excessive that no longer even the crime issues and he's capable of get away unpunished?
In this paper, this question and particularly what the murders are approximately to precise both approach should be analyzed in view of social feedback. as a result, to start with, American society within the Nineteen Eighties should be defined to assist the reader larger comprehend the modern historic heritage to which the motion picture refers. in this case, the amoral materialism in American buyer society pictured in American Psycho could be defined to explain the social situations Bateman lives in. as a result, Bateman’s merciless activities can be analyzed and its fact content material could be mentioned to afterward finish that this sort of society isn't really capable of satisfy his existence and by way of assistance from violence Bateman desires to get away the conformity of America’s superficial society.
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American Psycho and Social Criticism. Illusion or Reality? by Lena Groß