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Taxi driver [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents a Bill/Phillips production of a Martin Scorsese film ; director of photography, Michael Chapman ; written by Paul Schrader ; produced by Michael Phillips and Julia Phillips ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; an Italo-Judeo Production
Alternate (uniform) Title Taxi driver (Motion picture : 1976)
Collector's ed, widescreen
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2007
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997 .T311 2007    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Taxicab drivers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Loneliness -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Child prostitutes -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Man-woman relationships -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Violence in men -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Subject New York (N.Y.) -- Drama
Physical Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1
Language In English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned. Disc 2. optional English, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish or Korean subtitles
Cast Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Albert Brooks, Harvey Keitel, Leonard Harris, Peter Boyle, Cybill Shepherd
Credits Music by Bernard Herrmann ; film editors, Tom Rolf, Melvin Shapiro ; art director, Charles Rosen ; set decorator, Herbert Mulligan ; special effects,Tony Parmelee; costume designer, Ruth Morley
Note MPAA rating: R
Summary A psychotic taxi driver tries to save a child prostitute and becomes infatuated with a political campaigner. He goes on a violent rampage when his dreams don't work out
Contents Disc 1. Feature film ; Optional audio and/or subtitled commentary by Prof. Robert Kolker ; Optional audio and/or subtitled commentary by writer Paul Schrader ; Original screenplay -- Disc 2. Martin Scorsese on Taxi driver ; Producing Taxi driver ; God's lonely man ; Influence and appreciation: Martin Scorsese tribute ; Taxi driver stories ; Making Taxi driver ; Travis' New York ; Travis' New York locations ; Intro to storyboards by Martin Scorsese ; Storyboard to film comparison ; Galleries
Note Screenplay special feature (in English only) allows the viewer to navigate from the movie to the corresponding chapter point in the screenplay, and also from the screenplay back to the corresponding chapter point in the movie
Awards Four Academy Award Nominations, including Best Picture
Alternate Author Schrader, Paul, 1946-
Scorsese, Martin
De Niro, Robert
Foster, Jodie
Brooks, Albert, 1947-
Keitel, Harvey
Kolker, Robert Phillip
Columbia Pictures
Italo-Judeo (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)

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