Tag Archives: Taxi Driver

The Hollywood Film Awards Series: Robert De Niro is a veteran actor once again in the awards hunt

Late last week, word spread throughout the industry that legendary actor Robert De Niro was going to be the latest recipient of the Hollywood Career Achievement Award at the 19th edition of the Hollywood Film Awards. This marks just the latest in a long line of honors for De Niro[...]

“Drive” channels Scorsese, Mann for suspenseful genre thrills – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: For me, the worst part about Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Drive” is that once it’s over, I’ll never be able to see it for the first time again. Make no mistake, I plan to see it again. But I’ll know what happens to Ryan Gosling’s unnamed driver and[...]

Jodie Foster: Hot Hollywood Celebrity Photo Gallery of the Day

HollywoodNews.com: Our selected celebrity to be included in our “Hot Hollywood Celebrity Photo Gallery of the Day” is Jodie Foster. She just premiered her new movie “The Beaver” in Cannes. Alicia Christian “Jodie” Foster (born November 19, 1962) is an American actress, film director, producer as well as being a[...]

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[...]

‘Glee’ star Cory Monteith has a plan if show doesn’t last

HollywoodNews.com: Although it seems like ‘Glee’ will be just fine and Cory Monteith’s career will be successful, he has a backup plan in case it doesn’t work out. The actor admits he wouldn’t mind going back into the construction business, states UsMagazine.com. “I really enjoyed that. It’s very tangible, and you’re[...]

Michelle Rodriguez’s “The Jesuit” slated to begin production in March 2011

HollywoodNews.com: Maya Entertainment and Open Window Films have just announced that they have acquired “The Jesuit,” an action-packed drama written and scheduled to be directed by Golden Globe nominee Paul Schrader (Director of “American Gigolo, Afliction”; writer of “Taxi Driver” and “Raging Bull”). Production is set to begin in early[...]

Robert De Niro’s art dealer sentenced to 6 years for selling paintings behind his back

HollywoodNews.com: A high-society conman is facing up to 18 years in jail for pocketing more than $100m worth of art from clients including Robert De Niro and John McEnroe, according to reports. New York art dealer Lawrence Salander, 61, will reportedly face at least six years in jail for selling[...]

Scorsese Rumored To Be Remaking Taxi Driver With De Niro In Tow

BY TODD GILCHRIST The big news at the Berlin Film Festival in the last few days has been the rumored collaboration between Martin Scorsese and Lars Von Trier, who has evidently challenged the Academy Award-winning director to remake his classic film “Taxi Driver” according to the same rules he imposed on[...]