Bicycle Thieves (1948)

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Set in Post-WWII Italy, a working class man's bicycle is stolen. He and his son set out to find it.


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Trivia

For his cast, Vittorio De Sica chose a factory fitter who had brought his son along for an audition as his male lead. His lead actress was a journalist who had approached him for an interview, while the young boy was filled by a child spotted in the crowd watching ... ...


Quotes

Antonio Ricci: I've been cursed since the day I was born.

Details

Release Date:

13 December 1949

Language

Italian


Country of Origin

Italy

Box Office

Budget:

$133,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,845 (USA) (2 October 1998)

Gross:

$332,930 (USA) (3 September 1999)

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