A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.

  1. Mary Harron

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Bret Easton Ellis


  3. Guinevere Turner


Top Billed Cast

  1. Christian Bale

    Christian Bale

    Patrick Bateman

  2. Willem Dafoe

    Willem Dafoe

    Detective Donald Kimball

  3. Jared Leto

    Jared Leto

    Paul Allen

  4. Josh Lucas

    Josh Lucas

    Craig McDermott

  5. Samantha Mathis

    Samantha Mathis

    Courtney Rawlinson

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American Psycho
American Psycho



Status Released

Release Information

  • January 21, 2000


  • April 14, 2000


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 42m

Budget $7,000,000.00

Revenue $34,266,564.00



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