Regent Street Cinema Presents: Taxi Driver
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Take a step into British cinematic history at the Regent Street Cinema. Britain's oldest cinema, it was the first place in the country to ever show moving pictures. It kickstarted British cinema with a screening of Cinematographe in 1896. Now, you can catch a special screening of Scorsese's classic, Taxi Driver. The film, one of the earlier collaborations between Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro, is often cited by critics as one of the greatest films of all time. With its jazz soundtrack, urban setting and exploration of the psychological effects of the Vietnam War on veterans its left a lasting imprint on society. Catch it in a venue of equal historical importance. "If you haven't seen Taxi Driver, your education in film hasn't even begun." – Film4 "What strikes you aren't just the iconic moments, but the little ones." – Time Out Chicago Certificate: 18. Valid ID required. Runtime: 1 hour 52 minutes.
"The classic cinematic thunderstorm - Paul Schrader's cool, sexually repressed formalism drifting into the humidity of Martin Scorsese's lurid, urban expressionism."