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  1. 'De Niro' is impressive, fair-minded, and doesn't shrink from tough questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Both burnished their reputations early on: Welles for his breathtaking screen presence in "Citizen Kane," De Niro for his vigorous incarnations of morally knotty characters in such films as " Taxi Driver " and "Raging Bull." And both were deemed disappointments as they got on in years: Welles for his ubiquity in dA classA television commercials, De Niro for appearing in a number of artistically unsound films.


  2. Random ArticleRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2011 | Inland Empire Weekly

    ... in all seriousness, Power Balance, you should probably refund Robert De Niro's money pronto, then go rent Taxi Driver .) As for the rest of the rest of the athletes and celebrities, is anyone surprised they fell for a bracelet scam? Duping most ...


  3. A Historical Argument Against Uber: Taxi Regulations Are There for a ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Time

    ... earlier, in the '50s and '60s. Think sometime before seedy New York full of troubled men like Robert De Niro in Taxi Driver (1976), and more like the omnipresent, wise-seeming driver of Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961). "Back then, drivers stayed on ...


  4. Dominic Corry: Cinema's top five nocturnal weirdosRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Bloom would do that. See also: Nicolas Cage in Bringing Out The Dead (1999), an underrated spiritual sequel to Taxi Driver also directed by. Martin Scorsese. One of New Zealand's most vocal and enthusiastic film critics for over ten years, Dominic's ...


  5. Schoonmaker, Scorsese on Powell and Pressburger's 'Tales of Hoffmann'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... filmmaking." Actor Robert Helpmann's incredible, bolting eyes was "a direct influence on Robert De Niro in 'Taxi Driver' in the cab looking in the mirror: His eyes are spaced very much like that." Scorsese, whose Film Foundation played a key part in ...


  6. Foxcatcher' question family, powerRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Washington Square News

    ... done through close-ups of their seemingly trivial actions, conjure images of films such as Martin Scorsese's "Taxi Driver," where character psychology takes center-stage. Based on a true story, "Foxcatcher" begins by introducing Mark (Channing ...


  7. 'Nightcrawler' is a must-see suspense thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Snapper

    ... in recent years. Bloom draws inspiration from legendary roles, most notably Robert De Niro's Travis Bickle ("Taxi Driver") and Christian Bale's Patrick Bateman ("American Psycho"). It most likely won't be long before Lou Bloom is ranked among them. ...


  8. Art Gallery of Ontario presents career-spanning survey of photo-based artist Suzy LakeRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Art Daily

    ... between subject and viewer in an artwork, Lake references Robert De Niro's famous scene in the 1976 film Taxi Driver by performing her own confrontational self-confession. This work has not been seen in its entirety since the early 1980s. 'We are ...


  9. Robert De Niro in Talks to Join Jennifer Lawrence in JOYRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 |

    ... actor for his role in The Godfather: Part II (1974) and received Academy Award nominations for best actor in Taxi Driver (1976), The Deer Hunter (1978), and Cape Fear (1991). He won the best actor award in 1980 for Raging Bull (1980). De Niro heads ...


  10. Nightcrawler' is dark, stylish and unsettlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Cape Gazette

    ... us want to tag along with a maladjusted misfit named Travis Bickle a few decades ago with a little film called "Taxi Driver," first-time director Dan Gilroy places us directly in Bloom's destructive path, and with Gyllenhaal as the lead, it's quite ...


  11. Cinema-bound? Read our reviews before you bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 |

    ... Scorsese-De Niro films, and in terms of style and content it would fit in quite comfortably somewhere in between Taxi Driver and The King of Comedy . Lou Bloom is a loner, a borderline sociopath, someone who could pass as a latter day Travis Bickle, ...


  12. Exploring Robert De Niro's enigmatic playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Reuters

    ... having made terrible movies with Eddie Murphy and Dakota Fanning. He will be remembered for 'Raging Bull' and 'Taxi Driver' - that caliber of film. You can't take that away from him. A: The workaholism and the pack-rat quality of him. He donated his ...


  13. Willamette WhoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... to account for character motivation." -Stephanie Oliver "Getting enthusiastic about Martin Scorsese's new film Taxi Driver is like grooving over vomit. It's all there with such graphic recall that the sight and stench of it makes your eyes burna . ...


  14. 'Nightcrawler' review: Jake Gyllenhaal dominates this unnerving look at newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 |

    ... much more than physical. Gyllenhaal portrays Bloom as a frightening mix of Robert De Niro's Travis Bickle from "Taxi Driver" and Michael Douglas ' Gordon Gekko from "Wall Street." Bloom has the insomnia and unnerving qualities of Bickle but the ...


  15. The 11 Scariest Movies Of All-Time, According To Martin ScorseseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Daily Beast , which he actually conducted last year, the man behind such incredible delights as Raging Bull , Taxi Driver and Goodfellas revealed that Robert Wise's 1963 horror The Haunting is the scariest movie of all time. You can check out a ...


  16. Nightcrawler : A Breakthrough for Jake GyllenhaalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Atlantic

    If one were to somehow merge the Scorsese-directed Robert De Niro characters Travis Bickle (of Taxi Driver ) and Rupert Pupkin (of The King of Comedy ), the result, I imagine, would be someone very much like Lou Bloom, the antiheroic lead played by ...


  17. Under your skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... weirded out by his part in "Enemy" earlier this year. People have been comparing the "Nightcrawler" role to "Taxi Driver," probably because of Bloom's lone-wolf spookiness, but it reminded me more of another Robert De Niro gem: "The King of Comedy," ...


  18. Nightcrawler review: A contender for film of the year as Jake Gyllenhaal finally deliversRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 |

    ... film and calls to mind Travis Bickle, the alienated cabbie played so memorably by Robert De Niro in 1976's Taxi Driver. Props, also, to Russo, who almost outguns the leading man as a hard-nosed, conscience-free media madam, very much from the 'If it ...


  19. Gyllenhaal stuns as a sociopathic TV cameraman in - Nightcrawler'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | New York Post

    ... not as far removed from reality as you might assume. A flat-out sociopath who makes Robert De Niro's loner in "Taxi Driver'' seem positively social, Lou shoves his way into the news business as a freelance cameraman simply because it's potentially ...


  20. Rubbernecking: Nightcrawler ReviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... of consequence. When Nightcrawler began making the rounds at festivals, Lou rightly received comparisons to Taxi Driver 's Travis Bickle. It's extremely apt. Both are outsiders who operate at night, on mean streets surrounded by violence and ...