Thoughts on Isolation and Restlessness on the 40th Anniversary of Taxi Driver

  Taxi Driver (1976) | Directed by Martin Scorsese | Mystery/Suspense/Drama | Rated R | With Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd, Peter Boyle, Leonard Harris, Harvey Keitel, Albert Brooks | Columbia Pictures | Runtime: 112 minutes | Box Office: $28.3 million | Rotten Tomatoes score: 99%   Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver celebrates its […]

The Oscars 2016 Preview

Introduction It’s that time again: The Academy has announced its 2015 list of movies deemed statuette-worthy. So begins a month of frantic speculation dotted sporadically with smaller film events, all ending in a night on the red carpet that effectively wraps up award season. February’s filmscape has produced a number of potentially close competitions along […]