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Based on 8 Reviews
critic reviews (8)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 100
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Its deeply anarchic sensibility has kept Taxi Driver fresh all these years. (Review twenty years after release). show more

  • 100
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    A brilliant nightmare and like all nightmares it doesn't tell us half of what we want to know. (Review of Original Release) show more

  • 100
    James Berardinelli ReelViews

    One of Scorsese's most influential and disturbing films on the big screen. (Review twenty years after release). show more

  • 100
    TV Guide

    An undeniably brilliant, nightmarish portrait of one man's personal hell. (Review of original release) show more

  • 100
    Michael Atkinson Village Voice

    You either love it or you love it; in any case, Martin Scorsese's history-making scald is truly a phenomenon from another day and age. show more

  • 100
    Desson Thomson Washington Post

    It hasn't aged so much as triumphantly metastasized. (Review twenty years after release). show more

  • 80
    Vincent Canby The New York Times

    Acting of this sort is rare in films. It is a display of talent, which one gets in the theater, as well as a demonstration of behavior, which is what movies usually offer. Were Mr. De Niro less an actor, the character would be a sideshow freak. (Review of Original Release) show more

  • 70
    Jonathan Rosenbaum Chicago Reader

    Perhaps the most formally ravishing-as well as the most morally and ideologically problematic-film ever directed by Martin Scorsese. (Review of Original Release). show more

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