Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

'American Psycho'

April 07, 1991

Did "American Psycho" refer to the book or to the person who reviewed it?

Henry Bean, the reviewer, shamed those critics who saw the torture and butchery in Bret Easton Ellis' novel as mere exploitation. Then, with rare logic, Bean revealed the basis for the protagonist's monstrous behavior:

Reagan did it!

CARLTON R. APPLEBY

ESCONDIDO

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|