Taxi driver movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant taxi driver movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, humorous, clever, exciting and melancholic films and TV shows about / with taxi driver, taxi, mentor, runaway, dialogue, catastrophe, storytelling, chase, life philosophy and culture clash plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as taxi driver: Collateral (2004), Chained (2012), Taxi (1998), Race to Witch Mountain (2009), Taxi 3 (2003), Taxi (1978), Night on Earth (1991), Unknown (2011), Date Night (2010), Conspiracy Theory (1997).
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Taxi (1998)
Action, Comedy, Crime
France
86 min.
 7.0
A Short Film About Killing (1988)
Crime, Drama
Poland
84 min.
 8.1
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Taxi 5 (2018)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
France
102 min.
 4.7
Luz (2018)
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Germany
70 min.
 6.2

List of taxi driver movies

 7.5
 325K
Collateral (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.
Style: tense, clever, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: taxi driver, hitman, hostages, crime, killings, corpse, death, anti heroes, assassin, fbi, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.4
 14K
Chained (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A serial killer kidnaps a young boy after murdering his mother, then raises him to be his accomplice. After years in captivity, the boy must choose between escaping or following in his captor's bloody footprints.
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: captivity, serial killer, crimes, confined, escape attempt, taxi driver, psychopath, slavery, kidnapping, slave, chained, isolated house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.0
 69K
Taxi (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Marseilles (France), skilled pizza delivery boy Daniel who drives a scooter finally has his dreams come true. He gets a taxi license. Caught by the police for a huge speed infraction, he will help Emilien, a loser inspector who can't drive, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, bank robbery, french, police investigation, crime, chases and races, taxi, friends, heist, odd couple, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, marseille, seaport, europe, marseille provence
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Race to Witch Mountain (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A taxi driver gets more than he bargained for when he picks up two teen runaways. Not only does the pair possess supernatural powers, but they're also trying desperately to escape people who have made them their targets.
Style: exciting, semi serious, atmospheric, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, spacecraft, taxi driver, teleportation, benign alien, supernatural ability, laser, young heroes, bounty hunter, ufo, escapades, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
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 5.8
 36K
Taxi 3 (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gang of thieves calling themselves the Santa Claus Gang are wreaking havoc, and the police can't keep up. Police Captain Gilbert is distracted by a Chinese reporter writing a story on his squad, and taxi driver Daniel is in the midst of a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, partners against crime, taxi driver, police investigation, buddies, unlikely partners, friends, crime, incompetent police, disguise, boss and employee, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille
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 7.7
 10K
Taxi (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Louie De Palma is a cantankerous, acerbic taxi dispatcher in New York City. He tries to maintain order over a collection of varied and strange characters who drive for him. As he bullies and insults them from the safety of his “cage,” they form ...
Style: humorous, talky, not serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: sitcom, taxi driver, workplace, mechanic, workplace situations, urban, city life, immigrants, obnoxious boss, boss and employee, friendship, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.8
 48K
Night on Earth (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, UK, Germany, USA, Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: An anthology of 5 different cab drivers in 5 American and European cities and their remarkable fares on the same eventful night.
Style: intellectual, humorous, talky, clever, witty ...
Plot: taxi, taxi driver, culture clash, passenger, night, heart attack, confession, priest, friendship, nightlife, city, pastor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: finland, los angeles, new york, europe, german democratic republic ...
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 6.9
 229K
Unknown (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An American biologist attending a conference in Berlin awakens from a coma after a car accident, only to discover that someone has taken his identity and that no one, not even his wife, believes him. With the help of an illegal immigrant and a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, manipulations, uncover truth, life turned upside down, mysterious character, coma, taxi driver, investigation, hotel, hidden identity, hospital, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany
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 6.3
 141K
Date Night (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves – and now a number of unsavoury ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, talky, exciting ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: mistaken identity, corruption, taxi driver, stripper, thief, chase, boat, taxi, shooting, gun, restaurant, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city
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Conspiracy Theory (1997)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A man obsessed with conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of his theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, in order to save himself, he has to figure out which theory it is.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: conspiracy, chase, cia, taxi driver, manhunt, paranoia, murder, obsession, torture, fbi, politics, wheelchair ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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A Short Film About Killing (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jacek climbs into the taxi driven by Waldemar, tells him to drive to a remote location, then brutally strangles him, seemingly without motive.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, taxi driver, courtroom drama, lawyer, prison, polish, death sentence, drifter, execution, crime, dedicated lawyer, fighting the system ...
Time: 80s, year 1987
Place: warsaw poland, poland, california
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Mozart and the Whale (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A love story between two savants with Asperger's syndrome, a kind of autism, whose conditions sabotage their budding relationship.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: taxi driver, autism, asperger's syndrome, romance, mathematics, mental illness, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love and romance, misfit, unfulfillment, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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All or Nothing (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Penny's love for her partner, taxi-driver Phil, has run dry. He is a gentle, philosophical guy, and she works on the checkout at a supermarket...
Style: talky, bleak, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: working class, taxi driver, dysfunctional family, realism, couple relations, parents and children, down on your luck, urban, family in crisis, life is a bitch, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, florida, algeria ...
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My Best Friend (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Catherine refuses to believe that her business partner, the unlikeable François, has a best friend, so she challenges him to set up an introduction. Scrambling to find someone willing to pose as his best pal, François enlists the services of a ...
Style: semi serious, gloomy, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: friendship, best friends, taxi driver, bet, friends, vase, auction, audition, buddies, soccer, risk, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Under the Bombs (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Lebanon, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the wake of Israel's 2006 bombardment of Lebanon, a determined woman finds her way into the country convincing a taxi driver to take a risky journey around the scarred region in search of her sister and her son.
Style: serious, realistic, propaganda film
Plot: taxi driver, war, taxi, small town, on the road, bombing, friendship, unlikely couple, village, parents and children, romance, missing person ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: lebanon
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 5.5
 40K
Stolen (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Master thief Will Montgomery is just released from the State penitentiary after serving a 10 year sentence, is contacted by Vincent, his ex comrade in crime, who is holding Will’s teenage daughter ransom in a hijacked taxi cab. Vincent will only ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, car chase, taxi driver, fbi, father daughter relationship, heist, chase, race against time, thief, crime, rescue, presumed dead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
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Distant Lights (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lichter is an episodic tale from Hans-Christian Schmid about the life on the boarder between Germany and Poland. The film sheds light on the everyday stories of escape and desperateness.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: taxi driver, architect, border, immigrants, rock, human spirit, robbery, jealousy, escape, prostitute, violence, bankrupt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland, europe, germany, ukraine
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Berlin Is in Germany (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Martin, a former GDR citizen, is released from jail, he lately becomes confronted with the consequences of the German re-unification.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, humorous, touching
Plot: taxi driver, fish out of water, unsociability, parent child relationship, berlin wall, friendship, prisoner, jealousy, society, social differences, estrangement, stripper ...
Time: 21st century, 90s
Place: europe, germany, german democratic republic, berlin germany
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 4.7
 5K
Taxi 5 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A police officer who's transfered in the police of Marseille gets assigned to take down a group of Italian robbers who drive the powerfull Ferrari's with the older niece of Daniel, a terrible driver who gets the legendary white taxi.
Style: humorous, light, funny, entertaining, exciting
Plot: taxi driver, taxi, car chase, police, racing, driving, gang, driver, police officer, police investigation, heist, on the road ...
Place: marseille, france
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You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An Israeli counterterrorism soldier with a secretly fabulous ambition to become a Manhattan hairstylist. Zohan's desire runs so deep that he'll do anything -- including faking his own death and going head-to-head with an Arab cab driver -- ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, farce, taxi driver, faked death, presumed dead, follow your dream, starting over, hopes, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, self discovery, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, israel, middle east, usa, tel aviv israel ...
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 5.3
 70K
The Tuxedo (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cabbie-turned-chauffeur Jimmy Tong learns there is really only one rule when you work for playboy millionaire Clark Devlin : Never touch Devlin's prized tuxedo. But when Devlin is temporarily put out of commission in an explosive accident, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: taxi driver, martial arts, bomb, chauffeur, secret agent, mad scientist, hospital, master villain, one man army, head injury, wound, intelligence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
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 7.3
 4K
Cyclo (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Vietnam, France, Hong Kong
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Follows a young cyclo (bicycle cab) driver on his poverty-driven descent into criminality in modern-day Ho Chi Minh City. The boy's struggles to scratch out a living for his two sisters and grandfather in the mean streets of the city lead to ...
Style: bleak, stylized, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Plot: taxi driver, coming of age, crime, gang, pimp, poet, gangsters, downfall, drugs/alcohol, innocence lost, urban, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, hong kong
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The Silence of Lorna (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In order to become the owner of a snack bar with her boyfriend, Lorna, a young Albanian woman living in Belgium, becomes an accomplice to a diabolical plan devised by mobster Fabio.
Style: tense, serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: taxi driver, junkie, immigrants, realism, drugs/alcohol, moral dilemma, conscience, cons and scams, down on your luck, misfit, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe
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 6.9
 7K
Take Me Home (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Soon after Thom starts operating as an illegal taxi driver in New York City, Claire hires him to drive her to California after her estranged father suffers a heart attack.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: love and romance, taxi driver, unlikely couple, on the road, taxi, romance, crumbling marriage, life turned upside down, couples, disorder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.9
 3K
Zinda (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film is about a man, who has been imprisoned for 14 years, who has been released and has four days to figure out why he was imprisoned in the first place.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, taxi driver, revenge, martial arts, danger, missing person, confined, crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bangkok thailand
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Adventures Of A Taxi Driver (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Joe North is a London taxi driver who manages to get himself into any number of sexual situations with various women.
Plot: sex, taxi driver, sexual humor, female nudity, pubic hair, talking to the camera, looking at the camera, car, car driving, working class, talking while driving, jewel robbery
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Jafar Panahi's Taxi (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A yellow cab is driving through the vibrant and colourful streets of Tehran. Very diverse passengers enter the taxi, each candidly expressing their views while being interviewed by the driver who is no one else but the director Jafar Panahi himself. ...
Style: talky, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: taxi, censorship, taxi driver, metaphor, poverty, car, passenger, city life, urban, society, workplace situations, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: iran, tehran iran, tokyo
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 7.8
 183K
Airplane! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: airplane, parody, stewardess, pilot, passenger, fear of flying, rescue, landing, air disaster, taxi driver, kiss, saxophone ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, chicago illinois
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One Foot in Heaven (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bull Webster is a taxi driver with some work problems on his hands: the Spider Corporation, a giant financial holding company, has decided to buy out his taxi co-operative in order to make it go bankrupt and purchase its land at a low cost. Bull is ...
Plot: taxi driver, lottery, golf course, devil, angel, golf, football player, bible, shooting, ticket, high five, seductive woman ...
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Too Afraid of Life or Splat (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Cuba
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A superstitious middle-aged woman falls in love with a taxi driver, while trying to learn the identity of the unseen person tossing eggs at her.
Plot: newlywed, egg, taxi driver, mother-in-law, mother in law
Place: cuba
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