Martin Scorsese’s “Taxi Driver” coming back to theaters
By Sean O’Connell
Hollywoodnews.com: For two nights only, Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-nominated urban masterpiece “Taxi Driver” returns to the big screen in all of its Technicolor glory. The decaying streets of New York City never looked so glum.
In honor of the film’s 35th anniversary (it was released on Feb. 8, 1976), AMC Theatres will sponsor screenings of “Taxi Driver” in select markets throughout the country. The screenings will be held Saturday, March 19, at 8 p.m., and Tuesday, March 22, at 8 p.m. Admission price to the screenings will include a commemorative mini-poster (while supplies last).
For a complete list of participating theatres, click here.
And as part of the anniversary celebration, AMC has posted a period-accurate trailer for Scorcese’s psychotic trip through the mind of Robert De Niro’s Vietnam veteran. The droll voiceover narration in the clip is enough to send chills through your body. We’ve posted the “Taxi Driver” trailer below. Be sure to grab tickets and see “Taxi Driver” at a theater near you soon.
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