Taxi Driver

Taxi Driver

  • 1976
  • R
  • 114 min
  • USA
  • crime, drama

Suffering from insomnia, disturbed loner Travis Bickle takes a job as a New York City cabbie, haunting the streets nightly, growing increasingly detached from reality as he dreams of cleaning up the filthy city.

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writer: Paul Schrader

Stars: Robert De Niro, Cybill Shepherd, Harvey Keitel, Jodie Foster, Peter Boyle

A must-see film for movie lovers, this Martin Scorsese masterpiece is as hard-hitting as it is compelling, with Robert De Niro at his best.

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  • Martin Scorsese
    Martin Scorsese
    American film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film historian Martin Marcantonio Luciano Scorsese made the short films while he attended New York University's film school; these include "What's a Nice Girl Like You Doing in a Place Like This?" (1963), "It's Not Just You, Murray!" (1964), and his most famous short of the period "The Big Shave" (1967). This...

Main Cast


Tagline: On every street in every city, there's a nobody who dreams of being a somebody.

Motion Picture Rating: R

Genres: crime, drama

Categories: vietnam war veteran, urban decay, insomnia, street life, mental illness, underage prostitute, vigilantism, depression, pornography, vigilante, new york city, loneliness, loner, maniac, porno theatre, drug dealer, taxi driver, misanthrope, night shift, alienation, obsession, prostitute


Producer: Julia Phillips, Michael Phillips

Editor: Tom Rolf, Melvin Shapiro

Casting: Juliet Taylor

Director of photography: Michael Chapman

Original music composer: Bernard Herrmann

Costume design: Ruth Morley

Associate producer: Phillip M. Goldfarb

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 114 min

Country: USA

Language: English, Spanish

Sound Mix: Stereo

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Color: Color (Metrocolor)