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There are no blatant reference's the Narrator's name in the movie. The source material, the 1996 novel of the same name, has the main character refer to himself in the third person as "Joe's arbitrary organ" a few times, but this could be a red-herring as it may refer to an article the character read. Of course both the article being about a Joe and the ...


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In-universe, this is the sexual equivalent of the "You do NOT want to know" trope. The implication is that he's been doing something unspeakably kinky and weird to Marla (something which caused her to scream in ecstasy) and no further explanation is given. You're basically expected to leave it to your own dirty imagination to work it out. Notably the ...


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Two points. The first is that "cutting off your balls" is a standing order, for any threat, not just Tyler/Jack. You know the drill. You said if anyone ever tries to interfere with Project Mayhem, even you, we got to get his balls. They do this to a police commissioner earlier in the movie as well. The second is that Tyler is an expert at reading ...


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Most of the time, Jack (the Narrator played by Edward Norton) is in control of his body--sometimes without Tyler and other times with Tyler at his side. In these instances, any action that Tyler performs is actually taken by Jack. For example, the Narrator actually pours the lye onto his own hand. But in the car crash scene, even though Jack's body was ...


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Marla isn't a fragment of Jack's imagination first of all, that's a false theory. Secondly, there isn't a true reason for the glove. It was improvised by Brad Pitt for comedic effect. Truly, it's that simple. From the Triva section of the movie on IMDB: When Tyler (Brad Pitt) catches The Narrator (Edward Norton) listening at the door as he has sex ...


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Yes there are connections with fight club for Tone and camera movement (as explained in this article) and also the very basic concept of talking to himself. There are also connections with other movies as you can see in the link. Also according to this article: In the film, Edward Norton’s narrator tells us an entire story — then proves to be ...



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