In the years immediately following World War II in Italy, Giuseppe and Pasquale try to eke out an existence by shining shoes for a living, but their lives take a desperate turn when they are caught by military police and sent to prison.
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- Vittorio De Sica
- 1948 Academy Award®
- Best Writing nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
Italian: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it