This film has amazing story-line, in this film, Travis Bickle is an ex-Marine and Vietnam War veteran living in New York City. As he experiences a sleeping disorder, he invests his energy filling in as a cab driver around evening time, watching porn films at undesirable silver screens amid the day, or considering how the world, New York specifically, has crumbled into a cesspool. He’s an introvert who has solid feelings about what is good and bad with humankind. For him, the one brilliant spot in New York mankind is Betsy, a specialist on the presidential designation crusade of Senator Charles Palantine. He ends up noticeably fixated on her. After an episode with her, he trusts he needs to do whatever he needs to improve the world a place as he would like to think. One of his needs is to be the friend in need for Iris, a twelve-year-old runaway and whore who he trusts needs out of the calling and under the thumb of her pimp and sweetheart Matthew.
Due to awesome screen-play film scored 8.3 IMDB rating while grossed $28,262,574 at US box-office. This film was a box-office success and received positive critical reviews as well. If you’re looking for a good crime drama flick then download this movie now.
Initial release: 8 February 1976 (USA)
Director: Martin Scorsese
Featured song: Theme From Taxi Driver
Screenplay: Paul Schrader
Awards: Palme d’Or