Does writing about Fight Club violate the first rule of Fight Club?
“Fight Club” is based on a 1996 novel by Chuck Palahniuk. To call Palahniuk’s works “disturbing” is an understatement. It was directed by David Fincher, director of Se7en, Zodiac, and the upcoming “The Girl With the Dragon Tatoo” (among others). To say he has a knack for “disturbing” is also an understatement.
It was a perfect match of material and movie maker. The end result was a roaring tornado of a movie about masculinity, society and sanity.