|Starring:||Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Cybill Shepherd|
Travis Bickle is an ex-Marine and Vietnam War veteran living in New York City. As insomnia, spends his time working as a cabbie at night, watching porn movies theaters are dirty during the day, or thinking about how the world, New York, in particular, has deteriorated cesspool. Hes a loner who has strong opinions about what is good and bad for humanity. For him, the only bright spot in New York humanity is Betsy, a worker candidate for the presidential campaign, Senator Charles Palantine. He becomes obsessed with her. After an incident with her, he believes he has to do everything necessary to make the world a better place in his opinion. One of his goals is to be the savior of Iris, twelve-year-old runaway and prostitute who he believes wants out of the profession and the thumb of her pimp and lover Matthew.