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Interviewed for the DVD release of Murder by Contract
(1958). He said that he saw the film in a theater as a teenager and it had a profound effect on him. The scenes in Taxi Driver
(1976) with Robert De Niro
raining alone in his apartment were inspired by a similar scene in "Murder by Contract".
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[on Robert De Niro
] And even now I still know of nobody who can surprise me on the screen the way he does -- and did then. No actor comes to mind who can provide such power and excitement.
Went to see The Searchers
(1956) on the afternoon of the day that he graduated from Parochial school.
Though he is particular about the aesthetics of every shot, he frequently encourages improvisation in dialogue.