Top 10 awesome movies like Bicycle Thieves that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Bicycle Thieves and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Vittorio De Sica, Lamberto Maggiorani and Enzo Staiola . Here goes the list -

  1. Shoeshine
  2. Europe '51
  3. The Vanquished
  4. Rome 11:00
  5. Stromboli, terra di Dio
  6. Man of Iron
  7. Il tenente Giorgio
  8. The Children Are Watching Us
  9. I fidanzati della morte
  10. I sogni nel cassetto
  1. Shoeshine

    Shoeshine

    Two shoeshine boys in postwar Rome, Italy, save up to buy a horse, but their involvement as dupes in a burglary lands them in juvenile prison where the experience take a devastating toll on their friendship.

    This movie, created by Vittorio De Sica, Franco Interlenghi and Rinaldo Smordoni, scores 8.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Video and Apple Itunes.

  2. Europe '51

    Europe '51

    Irene Girard is an ambassador's wife and used to living in luxury. After the dramatic death of her son, she feels guilty of having neglected him and feels compelled to help people in need ...

    This movie, created by Roberto Rossellini, Ingrid Bergman and Alexander Knox, scores 7.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  3. The Vanquished

    The Vanquished

    Three stories of well-off youths who commit murders. In the French episode a group of high school students kill one of their colleagues for his money. In the Italian episode a university student is involved in smuggling cigarettes. In the English episode a lazy poet finds the body of a woman on the downs, and tries to sell his story to the press.

    This movie, created by Michelangelo Antonioni, Etchika Choureau and Jean-Pierre Mocky, scores 6.6 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Video.

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  4. Rome 11:00

    Rome 11:00

    Based on an actual incident, this is the story of five girls (told in a slow beginning) who are among the 200 women who answer a want ad for a modest secretarial position one rainy morning in Rome in 1951. They crowd and push their way into the old building and fight their way up the stairs to await an interview, only to be told there is not enough time to interview all. A scuffle breaks out and the stairway collapses sending many of them hurtling down in a mass of bodies amid brick and mortar. Among them are the well-born wife of a poor artist;, a streetwalker making an attempt to change her life; an unhappy servant girl; and the desperate wife of an unemployed factory worker. How the event changes or fails to change their lives is told.

    This movie, created by Giuseppe De Santis, Lucia Bosé and Carla Del Poggio, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  5. Stromboli, terra di Dio

    Stromboli, terra di Dio

    Karen, a young woman from the Baltic countries, marries fisherman Antonio to escape from a prisoners camp. But the life in Antonio's village, Stromboli, threatened by the volcano, is a tough one and Karen cannot get used to it.

    This movie, created by Roberto Rossellini, Ingrid Bergman and Mario Vitale, scores 7.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

    You can watch this on Amazon Video.

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  6. Man of Iron

    Man of Iron

    The railroad engineer Andrea Marcocci has been working with his partner and friend Gigi Liverani for thirty years and feels happy and proud with his work, drinking wine after hours with his friends in a bar owned by the former railroad man Ugo. Andrea is married with Sara and his young son Sandro is very close to him; however Andrea has issues with his unemployed son Marcello and with his pregnant daughter Giulia, whose boy-friend Renato Borghi was forced to marry her. When a suicidal crosses the tracks of his train in a curve, Andrea feels deeply affected by the accident and almost collides with another train. The railroad company investigates the accident and steps Andrea down from his position. The domestic life of Andrea is also affected by his aggressive behavior and Marcello and Giulia leave home. Later Andrea also leaves home and starts to drink until the day Sandro visits his father in a bar.

    This movie, created by Pietro Germi, Pietro Germi and Luisa Della Noce, scores 7.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  7. Il tenente Giorgio

    Il tenente Giorgio

    This movie, created by Raffaello Matarazzo, Massimo Girotti and Milly Vitale, scores 7.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  8. The Children Are Watching Us

    The Children Are Watching Us

    A four-year old boy, Pricò, becomes the subject of emotional folly by his fluctuant parents and inattentive relatives.

    This movie, created by Vittorio De Sica, Emilio Cigoli and Luciano De Ambrosis, scores 7.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. I fidanzati della morte

    I fidanzati della morte

    A tale of love, rivalry and passion set in the 50s, in the world of motorcycle speed races, shot at main competitions, such as Monza's GP and the last Milano-Taranto race. With rare footage of the Moto Guzzi wind tunnel and factories.

    This movie, created by Romolo Marcellini, Rik Battaglia and Sylva Koscina, scores 8.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  10. I sogni nel cassetto

    I sogni nel cassetto

    The difficulties of a young married couple, whose husband has to prepare for his examinations during the pregnancy of his wife.

    This movie, created by Renato Castellani, Lea Massari and Enrico Pagani, scores 6.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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