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The Resource Taxi driver, Columbia Pictures presents a Bill/Phillips production of a Martin Scorsese film ; written by Paul Schrader ; produced by Michael Phillips and Julia Phillips ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; an Italo-Judeo Production, (videorecording)

Taxi driver, Columbia Pictures presents a Bill/Phillips production of a Martin Scorsese film ; written by Paul Schrader ; produced by Michael Phillips and Julia Phillips ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; an Italo-Judeo Production, (videorecording)

Label
Taxi driver
Title
Taxi driver
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Bill/Phillips production of a Martin Scorsese film ; written by Paul Schrader ; produced by Michael Phillips and Julia Phillips ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; an Italo-Judeo Production
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Commentator
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • jpn
  • kor
  • por
  • eng
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
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1977: Best actor (DeNiro), best actress (Foster), best music, best picture.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Taxi driver (Motion picture : 1976)
Credits note
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 ; director of photography, Michael Chapman
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English. Disc 2. optional English, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish or Korean subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T38 2007
PerformerNote
Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Albert Brooks, Harvey Keitel, Leonard Harris, Peter Boyle, Cybill Shepherd
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1944-2002
  • 1947-
  • 1929-2011
  • 1935-2006
  • 1950-
  • 1911-1975
  • 1935-
  • 1946-
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  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Phillips, Michael
  • Phillips, Julia
  • De Niro, Robert
  • Foster, Jodie
  • Brooks, Albert
  • Keitel, Harvey
  • Harris, Leonard
  • Boyle, Peter
  • Shepherd, Cybill
  • Herrmann, Bernard
  • Chapman, Michael
  • Rolf, Tom
  • Schrader, Paul
  • Shapiro, Melvin
  • Morley, Ruth
  • Kolker, Robert Phillip
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Italo-Judeo (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
114
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  • Taxicab drivers
  • Vigilantes
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Loneliness
  • Child prostitutes
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Violence in men
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Prostitutas
  • Relaciones humanas
  • Taxicab drivers
  • Loneliness
  • Juvenile prostitutes
  • Man-woman relationship
  • Violence in men
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Child prostitutes
  • Loneliness
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Taxicab drivers
  • Veterans
  • Vigilantes
  • Violence in men
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Taxi driver, Columbia Pictures presents a Bill/Phillips production of a Martin Scorsese film ; written by Paul Schrader ; produced by Michael Phillips and Julia Phillips ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; an Italo-Judeo Production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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
Control code
ocn144789136
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed, widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 114 min.)
Isbn
9781424840618
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396174047
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 17404
  • 17404 DIG
  • 10075065
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)144789136
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Taxi driver, Columbia Pictures presents a Bill/Phillips production of a Martin Scorsese film ; written by Paul Schrader ; produced by Michael Phillips and Julia Phillips ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; an Italo-Judeo Production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1976
  • 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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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
Control code
ocn144789136
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed, widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 114 min.)
Isbn
9781424840618
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396174047
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 17404
  • 17404 DIG
  • 10075065
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)144789136
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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