During a question-and answer session Saturday at the Sarajevo Film Festival, De Niro said, like Bickle, the U.S. Republican presidential candidate is where he shouldn't be.
"God help us," he added.
De Niro says the media, which he claims has given Trump too much attention, are now starting to say "come on Donald, this is ridiculous, this is nuts, this is insane."
At the end of "Taxi Driver," Bickle goes back being a cab driver, De Niro noted.
Saturday, August 13, 2016
Robert De Niro Gets It
Travis Bickle, in the flesh: