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A.k.a.
Shoeshine
Year
1946
Runtime
90 min.
Director
Vittorio De Sica
Genre
Drama
Rating *
8.0
Votes *
4,028
Checks
1,373
Favs
164
Dislikes
11
Favs/checks
11.9% (1:8)
Favs/dislikes
15:1
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  1. Melvelet's avatar

    Melvelet

    Wow. I love Bicycle Thieves and escpecially Umberto D. and this is really on par with them. 5 years ago
  2. Dieguito's avatar

    Dieguito

    Great movie. Sad and tense though. 7 years 3 months ago
  3. K.'s avatar

    K.

    Orson Welles: "In handling a camera I feel that I have no peer. But what De Sica can do, I can't do. I ran his Shoeshine recently and the camera disappeared, the screen disappeared; it was just life..." 1 year 6 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #1 in Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film Nominees
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  2. This movie ranks #1 in Academy Award Best Foreign Pictures
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  3. This movie ranks #47 in 1940s
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  4. This movie ranks #64 in Masters Of Cinema
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  5. This movie ranks #200 in Il Grande Cinema Italiano
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  6. This movie ranks #258 in Jonathan Rosenbaum's Essential Films
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  7. This movie ranks #333 in Have You Seen? A Personal Introduction to 1,000 Films
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  8. This movie ranks #359 in Doubling the Canon
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  9. This movie ranks #789 in The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made
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