"Five stars (R)
Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster
Martin Scorsese’s deeply disturbing 1976 tale of a cab driver (De Niro) cruising the streets of NYC, ranting about the hellish landscape he sees and making plans. His gradual breakdown and transformation into a grotesque avenging angel is brilliantly presented by Scorsese, De Niro and an ace cast, writer Paul Schrader and composer Bernard Herrmann. 113 minutes.
DVD INFO: Includes a new commentary track by writer Paul Schrader, a new commentary track by critic and film historian Robert Kolker, a 15-minute conversation with Martin Scorsese, an hour-long making-of feature, numerous featurettes and the original screenplay.