“…no introduction necessary”
Scarce original UK Quad film poster for Mary Harron’s serial killer cult thriller “American Psycho”. This award winning film poster by Indika Entertainment Advertising from first year of release 2000 displays and presents to excellent being originally rolled (as issued), with a design perfectly suited to the landscape format of the British quad poster. Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale) is cleverly depicted as a reflection in the infamous silver cardholder. A stylish poster from a much underappreciated film that represents a very collectable item of cult original movie memorabilia.
Trivia: The film had various problems with designer labels during production. Cerruti agreed to allow Christian Bale to wear their clothes, but not when the character was killing anyone. Rolex agreed that anyone in the film could wear their watches except Bateman (hence the famous line from the book “Don’t touch the Rolex” had to be changed to “Don’t touch the watch”). Perry Ellis provided underwear at the last minute after Calvin Klein pulled out of the project. Comme des Garçons refused to allow one of their overnight bags to be used to carry a corpse, so Jean Paul Gaultier was used instead.…more detail
UK Quad / Single Sided / (30" x 40")
Very Fine plus – Near Mint minus; originally rolled
Chloe Sevigny, Christian Bale, Reese Witherspoon, Samantha Mathis, Willem Dafoe