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The Italian

1915 Rated NR 1hr 18m

This gritty, silent drama from 1915 follows the tale of Beppo Donnetti (George Beban), an Italian immigrant shining shoes in Manhattan and hoping to save enough money to send to his fiancée, who is back in Venice. But when the couple is finally reunited in New York, they quickly discover that surviving in the slums of America demands heartbreaking sacrifices. Annette Ancello and J. Frank Burke co-star.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

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