R. MAGUIRE

"addicted to films"
(REAL NAME)
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 88% (15 of 17)
Location: Northern Ireland
 

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Taxi Driver [DVD] [1976] [1999] <b>DVD</b> ~ Robert De Niro
Taxi Driver [DVD] [1976] [1999] DVD ~ Robert De Niro
15 of 17 people found the following review helpful
My mum lent me this film when I was bored one day, I hadn't seen it before. I was adamante of watching a film made in the 70's (a silly but corrected mistake)but it blew me away on so many levels. Martin Scorsece's portrayal of an ex-Vietnam soldier trying to adjust to every day life is superb. He is throwing into a society that completely sickens him, he suffers from insomnia and can't sleep so he becomes a Taxi Driver. The brilliant thing about this movie is that you can see the mental decomposition of Travis Bickle's character through a series of events. Through I believe no fault of his own Travis messes up a possible relationship with Betsy. (Cybill Shephard) He find's something… Read more

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