Taxi Synopsis
A cab driver helps a detective solve a string of bank robberies.
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
A surprisingly funny, female-driven romp — as long as you don't question too many plot particulars.
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50

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Carrie Rickey
Director Tim Story's film has two speeds: pedal-to-metal and screeching halt. The former is guaranteed to make the audience carsick, the...
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50

Chicago Tribune

By Robert K. Elder
Riddled with comic potholes.
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50

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Frivolous but fun, somewhere between a comic "French Connection" and the craziest Nascar race you never saw.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
How one likes Taxi has everything to do with how one responds to the hapless cop character, played by Jimmy Fallon.
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50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Too much of Taxi is just tired.
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40

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
I haven't seen the original, but I can vouch for the clumsiness of the new version. As usual, though, Queen Latifah is an indomitable, if...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
This thoroughly repetitive, ill-conceived and poorly executed effort -- with an emphasis on the word "effort" -- defeats these two talented...
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25

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
Bad as he is, Fallon cannot claim Taxi's worst moment. That belongs to Ann-Margret.
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25

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
An action-choked dud in which even the closing outtakes barely deserve to be left on the cutting-room floor?
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Good.

By panther96
good movie...

Mediocre

By Mr.Le-bow-ski
Taxi was an okay movie. The villain model lady was just horrible. There were a couple parts that were funny but, most of the acting was terrible. I'd give this movie a C...

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Rated PG-13 | For language, sensuality and brief violence
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Common Sense Media says Iffy for 13+ Think twice before hailing this Taxi.
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