Bicycle Thieves, DVD  DVD



Italian drama co-written and directed by Vittorio De Sica which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Film in 1949.

The film tells the story of Antonio (Lamberto Maggiorani), a working-class Italian living just above the poverty line in Rome.

Things begin to look up for Antonio when he finally lands a job as a bill-sticker, although his happiness is short-lived as his bicycle, which is essential for the promised job, is stolen.

With his family's future in the balance, Antonio and his son Bruno (Enzo Staiola) set off on a journey across the city in a desperate bid to find those responsible and reclaim the precious bike.


  • Format: DVD
  • Region: 2
  • Certification: (U)
  • EAN: 5027035005812
  • Catalogue number: FCD416
  • Studio: Arrow Video
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: B/W


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