A man and his son search for a stolen bicycle vital for his job. Nov. 24, 1948 Italy 93 Min.
The Charitable Lady
Secretary of the Charity Organization
Citizen Who Protects the Real Thief (uncredited)
Antonio, an unemployed man in the depressed post-WWII economy of Italy, at last finds a good job hanging up posters, the only requirement for which is that he must have his own bicycle. When Antonio’s bicycle is stolen, he and his son are forced to walk the streets of Rome in search of it, or else face ruin.
Original title Ladri di biciclette
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