About the film
About the painting
Denoting rebellion, the mainly abstract artwork Charles surrounds himself with, including the Franz Kline-esque black and white painting in his office, informs me that he and Tyler are not that much different at their core. In the boardroom confrontation with his father, the Kline, in addition to acting as “the writing on the wall” as a portent of doom, its abstract expressionistic. Along with rebellion and chaos, the paintings also resemble an abstract depiction of the post 9/11 ground zero site.