Taxi Driver (1976)

R   |    |  Crime, Drama


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A mentally unstable veteran works as a nighttime taxi driver in New York City, where the perceived decadence and sleaze fuels his urge for violent action by attempting to liberate a presidential campaign worker and an underage prostitute.


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Director:

Martin Scorsese

Writer:

Paul Schrader

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30 October 2020 | punkadelic781
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| Best Hero/Anti-Hero movie ever! Masterpiece!
I've gotta say! Didnt't quite like it the first, it took me a second view to truly appreciate the genius of this movie. De Niro is just outstanding as Travis, and Scorsese is in top form too, only maybe rivaled by Goodfellas and The Wolf of Wall Street. It is not a action, crazy plot-twists, guy meets girl, happy ending kind of movie. What it is, is one of the best character studies and acting ever done. Something to identify with to the unindefiable, a study of what society does to people. A anti-hero bloody masterpiece.

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Budget:

$1,300,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$116,458 19 February 1996

Gross USA:

$28,262,574

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$28,441,292

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