11 wins & 17 nominations.
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"Transcendental Style in Film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer". Berkeley: University of California Press. ISBN 0306803356
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At the time I wrote it [Taxi Driver
(1976)], I was in a rather low and bad place. I had broken with Pauline [film critic Pauline Kael
], I had broken with my wife, I had broken with the woman I left my wife for, I had broken with the American Film Institute and I was in debt.
Though he has written (and co-written) the screenplays for two nominees for Best Picture, he himself has never received an Oscar nomination for Best Screenplay, Original or otherwise.
Usually writes and directs stories about men who fall into desperation as their world crumbles around them.