Rent The Bicycle Thief on DVD

The Bicycle Thief

1949 Rated NR 1hr 29m

Poverty-stricken Antonio needs his bicycle to do his new job. But the same day he buys it back from a pawnshop, someone steals it, prompting him to search the city in vain with his young son.

Rent DVDs for only $4.99 a month.

More like The Bicycle Thief

Umberto D. Paisan The Grapes of Wrath The Wages of Fear Germany Year Zero Rashomon The Children Are Watching Us Shoeshine Beauty and the Beast Ikiru

Movie Details

Awards
1950 BAFTA®
  • Best Film
1950 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film
1950 Academy Award®
  • Best Writing nominee
Ratings
NR
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
12
Common Sense rating OK for kids 12+

DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono, Italian: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.

Screen formats

Academy Ratio 1.37:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Italian: PCM Mono, English: PCM Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access. New 4k digital restoration, Criterion Collection.