Smooth Criminals: The 25 Most Stylish Law-Breakers in Movie History.
In honor of the 40th anniversary of A Clockwork Orange, we’ve rounded up the sharpest-dressed crooks, killers, and authority-defying scoundrels to ever hit the big screen.
2. Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale), American Psycho
Patrick Bateman operates in a world overrun by douchey power suits and statement ties. It’s not saying much to be the best-dressed guy in that crew, but he’s more than that. He slays the competition by dressing the part of the finance bro in the best possible way: his contrast collars are crisp, his hair perfectly slicked back, his high-end suits expertly tailored. What’s more? The man expertly wields a badass accessory: an axe.—M.B.