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Bicycle Thieves: A Real Italy

By Kim G.

I had the television turned onto TCM (not a rare occurrence) and a commercial for the upcoming Essentials film came on: The Bicycle Thieves. Actually I believe this is a repeat of an earlier Essential from this year but I missed that showing so I figure why not write about this brilliant film now?

I visited Italy back around May 2005. The movie that sparked my interested in the country in the first place was the wonderful Roman Holiday starring Audrey Hepburn & Gregory Peck (a definite favorite of mine).

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