Posts Tagged ‘Taxi Driver’

  • LAMBCAST #226 TAXI DRIVER MOTM

    by Jay Cluitt · Jul 11, 2014 at 23:56 CEST · LAMBcast, MOTM, Podcasts · 3 Comments
    LAMBCAST #226 TAXI DRIVER MOTM
      Martin Scorsese has a lot of classic movies under his belt, but you could argue that Taxi Driver was his first. IMDb describes it as “A mentally unstable Vietnam war veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process,” but is there more to it than that?   Host Jay Cluitt was...

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  • The MOTM for July 2014 will be…

    by Jay Cluitt · Jun 22, 2014 at 17:49 CEST · MOTM, MOTM Champions · 1 Comment
    The MOTM for July 2014 will be…
    The latest Movie of the Month has been decided upon!...

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  • LAMB Casting: Taxi Driver (Results)

    by AndrewEncore · Feb 15, 2012 at 4:41 CET · Lamb Casting · 3 Comments
    LAMB Casting: Taxi Driver (Results)
    Andrew here, let’s just avoid all preamble of my lateness and get on with the results – shall we? It seems that the more celebrated the film the more interesting you folks become in recasting it and this time around we get eight potential picks for the Taxi Driver remake (which shall not happen, but is still fun to imagine). You voted for the last month, so here’s who you voted for. Dan Simpson (of PG Cooper’s Movie Reviews) and his...

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  • LAMB Casting: Taxi Driver

    by AndrewEncore · Dec 24, 2011 at 17:56 CET · Lamb Casting · 1 Comment
    LAMB Casting: Taxi Driver
    Andrew here, yup it’s Christmas and whatnot and you’re probably trying to get into the festive mood. Before you commit to that, though, it’s time for the next episode of LAMB Casting and we’re going dark with Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver. It’s a gritty one, and I’m particularly interested to see how the casting works out. Ostensibly any re-casting of this will live and die by its casting of Travis, but...

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