"Taxi Driver" quotes

Taxi Driver poster
A mentally unstable veteran works as a nighttime taxi driver in New York City, where the perceived decadence and sleaze fuels his urge for violent action.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Writer: Paul Schrader
Production: N/A
Genre: crime, drama
Year: 1976
MetaScore: 94/100
ImdbRating: 8.2
BoxOffice: $28,262,574
Released: 09 Feb 1976
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 22 wins & 20 nominations total

57 Clips

It's Travis - Taxi Driver 02:06
It's Travis
I'm workin' long hours now - Taxi Driver 02:23
I'm workin' long hours now
I'm waiting for the sun to shine - Taxi Driver 00:14
I'm waiting for the sun to shine
I'm no cop - Taxi Driver 00:20
I'm no cop
I'll tell you why - Taxi Driver 01:37
I'll tell you why
I would say he has quite a few problems - Taxi Driver 02:23
I would say he has quite a few problems
I tried several times to call her - Taxi Driver 01:14
I tried several times to call her
I took Betsy to Charles Coffee Shop on Columbus Circle - Taxi Driver 00:58
I took Betsy to Charles Coffee Shop on Columbus Circle
I think that - Taxi Driver 00:16
I think that
I think I know what you mean - Taxi Driver 00:13
I think I know what you mean
I realize now how much she's just like the others - Taxi Driver 00:34
I realize now how much she's just like the others
I once had a horse - Taxi Driver 00:18
I once had a horse
I don't know - Taxi Driver 01:40
I don't know
I have to clean the cum off the back seat - Taxi Driver 00:32
I have to clean the cum off the back seat
I gotta get in shape - Taxi Driver 01:10
I gotta get in shape
I gotta get in shape now - Taxi Driver 01:11
I gotta get in shape now
I got some bad ideas in my head - Taxi Driver 00:13
I got some bad ideas in my head
I first saw her at Palantine Campaign headquarters at 63rd and Broadway - Taxi Driver 00:40
I first saw her at Palantine Campaign headquarters at 63rd...
I don't like what I'm doing - Taxi Driver 00:33
I don't like what I'm doing
You're square - Taxi Driver 01:36
You're square
You're only as healthy as you feel - Taxi Driver 00:14
You're only as healthy as you feel
You're in a hell - Taxi Driver 00:27
You're in a hell
You're a young girl - Taxi Driver 00:31
You're a young girl
You mean organezized - Taxi Driver 00:55
You mean organezized
How's your driving record - Taxi Driver 00:20
How's your driving record
How's everything in the pimp business - Taxi Driver 00:15
How's everything in the pimp business
How much was it - Taxi Driver 00:10
How much was it
Got change of a nickel - Taxi Driver 00:29
Got change of a nickel
Faster than you - Taxi Driver 01:14
Faster than you
Dear Father and Mother - Taxi Driver 02:41
Dear Father and Mother
Can I help you - Taxi Driver 00:32
Can I help you
And many people are like that - Taxi Driver 00:34
And many people are like that
All the animals come out at night   whores - Taxi Driver 01:08
All the animals come out at night whores
All my life needed was a sense of someplace to go - Taxi Driver 00:44
All my life needed was a sense of someplace to go
44 Magnum will do to a woman's pussy - Taxi Driver 00:36
44 Magnum will do to a woman's pussy
Answer that - Taxi Driver 00:49
Answer that
You get a job - Taxi Driver 00:14
You get a job
You fuckers - Taxi Driver 00:34
You fuckers
Who's that - Taxi Driver 01:13
Who's that
We meet at a crossroads in history - Taxi Driver 00:22
We meet at a crossroads in history
'We are the People - Taxi Driver 01:39
'We are the People
Twelve hours of work and I still can't sleep - Taxi Driver 00:23
Twelve hours of work and I still can't sleep
Then I pick up these two fags - Taxi Driver 02:08
Then I pick up these two fags
The one closet to the edge of the building - Taxi Driver 01:09
The one closet to the edge of the building
The idea had been growing in my brain for some time - Taxi Driver 00:30
The idea had been growing in my brain for some time
The days go on and on - Taxi Driver 00:51
The days go on and on
That's my day off - Taxi Driver 01:03
That's my day off
That's all right - Taxi Driver 00:40
That's all right
Take it or leave it - Taxi Driver 01:22
Take it or leave it
South Bronx - Taxi Driver 00:25
South Bronx
So what is it - Taxi Driver 00:36
So what is it
Now I see this clearly - Taxi Driver 00:27
Now I see this clearly
Now I see it clearly - Taxi Driver 00:30
Now I see it clearly
Now back to Gene Krupa's syncopated style - Taxi Driver 00:16
Now back to Gene Krupa's syncopated style
My man is loaded - Taxi Driver 00:10
My man is loaded
Look at it this way - Taxi Driver 02:58
Look at it this way
Loneliness has followed me my whole life - Taxi Driver 00:27
Loneliness has followed me my whole life

Cast

Concession Girl - Diahnne Abbott
Angry Black Man - Frank Adu
Melio - Victor Argo
Policeman at Rally - Gino Ardito
Iris' Friend - Garth Avery
Wizard - Peter Boyle
Cabbie in Bellmore - Harry Cohn
Hooker in Cab - Copper Cunningham
Travis Bickle - Robert De Niro
Soap Opera Woman - Brenda Dickson
Dispatcher - Harry Fischler
Stick-Up Man - Nat Grant
Charles Palantine - Leonard Harris
Tall Secret Service Man - Richard Higgs
Soap Opera Man - Beau Kayser
Secret Service Photographer (as Vic Magnotta) - Victor Magnotta
Mafioso - Bob Maroff
Charlie T. - Norman Matlock
Tom's Assistant - Bill Minkin
Iris' Time Keeper - Murray Moston
Doughboy - Harry Northup
Street Drummer - Gene Palma
Campaign Worker (as Carey Poe) - Harlan Cary Poe
Andy, Gun Salesman - Steven Prince
The John - Peter Savage
Passenger Watching Silhouette - Martin Scorsese
Palantine Aide - Nicholas Shields
T.V. Interviewer (as Ralph Singleton) - Ralph S. Singleton
Personnel Officer - Joe Spinell
Angry Hooker on Street - Maria Turner
Campaign Worker - Robin Utt
Boy on Sidewalk - Tommy Ardolino
Movie House Patron - Joseph Bergmann
Stuntman - David Daniel
Police Officer - William Donovan
Clerk at Sam Goody Store - Jean Elliott
Campaign Worker - Annie Gagen
Political Rally Attendee - Trent Gough
Political Rally Attendee - Carson Grant
Campaign Aide - Mary-Pat Green
Political Rally Attendee - Robert John Keiber
CIA Agent - James Mapes
Girl at Columbus Circle - Debbi Morgan
Political Rally Attendee - David Nichols
2nd Boy on sidewalk - Antone Pagán
Friend of Iris - Billie Perkins
Political Rally Attendee - Michael Phillips
Iris' Mother (newspaper article) - Catherine Scorsese
Iris' Father (newspaper article) - Charles Scorsese
Campaign Worker - Frankie Verroca