"All the animals come out at night" -- and one of them is a cabby about to snap. In Martin Scorsese's classic 1970s drama, insomniac ex-Marine Travis Bickle (Robert De Niro) works the nightshift, driv... read more
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release Date: February 8, 1976
DVD Release Date: June 15, 1999
Stats: 15,551 reviews
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February 20, 2013
You talkin' to me? Then who the hell else are you talkin' to? You talkin' to me? Well, I'm the only one here. . . .
De Niro's first huge effort. Monumental, really. Assassin or savior? Life works on little twists of fate or circumstance sometimes. De Niro's final journe
December 26, 2012
All I kept thinking was insanity is not a new movie theme!
November 18, 2012fb619846742
A masterstroke by the great Martin Scorsese concerning a recently returned Vietnam War veteran (Robert De Niro) who picks up a job in New York City as a taxi driver, and how a young campaign worker (Cybill Shepherd) catches his eye, before the relationship sours and he begins to ...
September 10, 2012fb733768972
Essentially, this is the story about a man who wants to wipe the violence off of the streets, and with nobody left to turn to and no friends, his inner demon ensues to take control of "his city." Robert De Niro is perfect as Travis Bickle, an ex-marine with a split personality, t...
July 18, 2012
A very powerful film. With stunning performances by Robert De Niro and Jodie Foster, along with the superb directing of Martin Scorsese. This is an intelligent movie. This is a striking and gripping film. This is a true classic.
June 1, 2012fb100000040220993
I always get a claustrophobic feeling watching this movie. It's brought on by Travis Bickel's alienation. Imagine having to coexist, every moment of everyday, in a world that you believe you no longer belong in. Robert De Niro's distant performance is legendary. You can alway...
May 4, 2012
Martin Scorsese's eerily disturbing, greatly thought provoking and entirely unrestrained jewel; Taxi Driver, is one of the most powerful character study drama's in film history. "Someday a real rain will...
March 9, 2012
An absolute captivating movie. "Taxi Driver" is an incredibly complex, dark, psychological character study of a mentally unstable man. Robert De Niro is the character. He is absolutely mesmerizing and entertaining to watch on screen. This is filmmaking at its finest. For those th...
January 7, 2012
Atmospheric and almost nightmarish look at one mans descent into madness. Great score from Bernard Herrmann and one of the best turns from De Niro.
January 2, 2012
"I think someone should just take this city and just... just flush it down the fuckin' toilet"
In my room, where I have my collection of films, I have two posters of 'Taxi Driver', one regular size and one so big that I can't fit it in the room at this point. I've wanted to writ...
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