Not Rated | | Drama
In post-war Italy, a working-class man's bicycle is stolen. He and his son set out to find it.
Prospective producer David O. Selznick originally proposed casting Cary Grant as the lead. Vittorio De Sica countered with a request for Henry Fonda before deciding to cast all amateur actors.
You must plant your seeds in another field. Do you understand what I mean?
Young man seeking advice: No, I don't understand.
La Santona: It's simple, my boy. What good is planting seeds if the soil rejects them? You plant, but don't gather. Understand?
Young man seeking advice: I haven't understood a word.
La Santona: She ...
All goofs for this title are spoilers.
$25,010 (USA) (7 February 1999)
$332,930 (USA) (5 September 1999)
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