Taxi Driver

Culver City, CA: Columbia Pictures, 1975. Collection of 8 vintage full color lobby cards from the 1976 film. This set dated 1975, one year before the film's official release, produced for press advertisement.

A film that would prove to be the turning point in the careers of director Martin Scorsese, screenwriter Paul Schrader, and actors Robert De Niro and Jodie Foster, and one that has only gained significance with the passage of time. Exhibiting elements of both American experimental filmmaking and vanguard European narrative, and a perfect example of American neo-noir, drawing influences from Bresson, Antonioni, Godard, Hitchcock, Lang, and Malle. Nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Picture.

Set in New York City and shot on location there.

11 x 14 inches (28 x 35.5 cm). Near Fine, with tape toning to the verso of image 5.

Ebert I. Godard, Histoires du cinema. Grant US. Hardy, BFI Companion to Crime. National Film Registry. Penzler 101. Spicer US. Silver Classic Noir.

[Book #140011]

Price: $700.00