Chuck Palahniuk

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Tapping into the world of Chuck Palahniuk

Chuck Palahniuk inspires the kind of trembling adulation reserved for Morrissey and Robert Pattinson. His official Web site is called "The Cult."  
Bookclub of the Damned
By EUGENIA WILLIAMSON  |  October 28, 2011
Podcast: Chuck Palahniuk at the Brattle Theatre

Podcast: Chuck Palahniuk at the Brattle Theatre

Whenever Chuck Palahniuk comes to town, you know you're in for something weird. After all, the man i...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 11, 2009

The weather underground

If it's alienation from the mainstream you're feeling, you're in good company for this year's Boston Underground Film Festival.
The theme of isolation reigns supreme amid the BUFF's dizzying eight-day blitzkrieg of fringe cinema
By SHAULA CLARK  |  March 17, 2009


Dotty old women, idiots in powder wigs, a fat guy beating off, and disgorged chunks of food — they aren’t as funny as you might think.
“Gag” might be a better title
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 23, 2008

Autumn peeves

With pundits already reading political significance into summer blockbusters like The Dark Knight (“Is Batman a stand-in for George Bush? Discuss.”), the meatier movies of fall arrive not a moment too soon.
Films with a full agenda
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 08, 2008

The gang’s all hare

He still draws lots of Tyler Durden wannabees, but last night Palahniuk delivered a box full of warm fuzzies to Coolidge Corner.
Severed hands, rabbit ears, and the cult of Chuck Palahniuk
By NINA MACLAUGHLIN  |  June 08, 2006