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'Taxi Driver' Oral History: De Niro, Scorsese, Foster, Schrader Spill All on

'Taxi Driver' Oral History: De Niro, Scorsese, Foster, Schrader Spill All on
On the eve of a screening at the Tribeca Film Festival, the film's stars, director and screenwriter recount the tension and tumult (trivia: Harvey Keitel's pimp was originally written as black; producers "had to hire a gang to protect us from other …
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40 years after making Oscars history, Birmingham's Louise Fletcher reflects on

40 years after making Oscars history, Birmingham's Louise Fletcher reflects on
More importantly, director Milos Forman turned to “Thieves Like Us” when casting “Cuckoo's Nest,” based on Ken Kesey's book about life in an insane asylum. “He was watching it to look at Shelley Duvall to play one of the … “It was in Chicago, and it …
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