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  • Taxi Driver

    Taxi Driver


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    After being unexpectedly faced with a snow day away from my classroom, I naturally turned to one of my all-time favorite comfort movies to help pass the time. When a first-year middle school teacher cites Taxi Driver as a comfort movie, I imagine the sidelong glances and weird looks going around — yet there's just something about Robert de Niro in this film that always tugs at my conscience and garners my sympathy. It's a movie I always come back…