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Bicycle Thieves (1948) Poster

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Remade as 

Rockers (1978)
Messenger (1994)

Edited into 

Bellissimo: Immagini del cinema italiano (1985)
Clips from this are shown as part of the documentary.

References 

The Crowd (1928)
Alaska (1944)
Italian movie poster seen when Antonio reports to his new job.
Forever Yours (1945)
Italian movie poster seen when Antonio reports to his new job.
Gilda (1946)
Gallant Journey (1946)
Italian movie poster seen as thieves stake out Antonio's bicycle.

Referenced in 

Holiday for Henrietta (1952)
A screenwriter, searching for new ideas, reads a newspaper story about a man arrested for stealing a bicycle to replace his stolen bicycle.
Promise Her Anything (1965)
Mentioned in one of Angelo's parting lines
The Mothers-In-Law: The Great Bicycle Race (1967) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Eve.
American Sexual Revolution (1971)
"The Bicycle Thief" is mentioned by the narrator.
Porridge: No Way Out (1975) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Godber (as Bicycle Thieves).
Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
The scenes with the bedridden fortuneteller directly reference scenes from 'Bicycle Thieves'.
Splendor (1989)
Movieposter and a Movietitle can be seen
The Player (1992)
Producer Griffin Mill (Tim Robbins) and writer David Kahane (Vincent D'Onofrio) meet at a theater where "The Bicycle Thief" is playing.
The Pickle (1993)
Full House: The Bicycle Thief (1993) (TV Episode)
Title Reference (The Bicycle Thief)
King of the Airways (1994)
The movie is mentioned by name.
My So-Called Life: Why Jordan Can't Read (1994) (TV Episode)
characters are going to see this film
One Hundred and One Nights (1995)
After Camille leaves her bike and goes to board the helicopter with Alain Delon, a man with a small child appears. The man steals Camille's bike.
Lo zio di Brooklyn (1995)
A bicycle is stolen and the owner looks for it.
Nitrate Base (1996)
The making of this movie is shown.
Splendor (1999)
Mentioned in dialogue
Jaime (1999)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Final Justice (1999) (TV Episode)
"The Gunbelt Theif"
Undeclared: The Assistant (2001) (TV Episode)
Jonathan Loughran says it sucked.
Inside the Actors Studio: Martin Scorsese (2002) (TV Episode)
Mentioned
Scorsese on Scorsese (2004) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
The Upside of Anger (2005)
Mike Binder's character says he's going to watch this film with Erika Christensen's character.
Film Geek (2005)
Video case and DVD are shown in a video store ("Bicycle Thieves").
According to Jim: Take My Wife, Please (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jim and Bertram (as The Bicycle Thief).
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.53 (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Best Foreign Language Film" category
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.197 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "'B' Movies" category
Man in the Chair (2007)
Poster appears in Cameron bedroom
For a Moment, Freedom (2008)
a father steals and gets chased and beaten up while his son is watching
Nurse Jackie: Pill-O-Matix (2009) (TV Episode)
Gloria thanks the movie critic for recommending it.
Modern Family: The Bicycle Thief (2009) (TV Episode)
title reference
Scent of a Cow (2009) (Short)
Tribute to the Restaurant scene
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $100,000 question
Brief Film Reviews: My DVD/Blu-Ray Collection (2010) (TV Episode)
DVD cover shown.
Sodankylä ikuisesti: Elokuvan vuosisata (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.95 (2010) (TV Episode)
Eva Mendes says other people list the film as their favorite
Sodankylä ikuisesti: Valon draama (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie is mentioned
United States of Tara: Crunchy Ice (2011) (TV Episode)
poster seen
Black Sunshine: Conversations with T.F. Mou (2011)
Mentioned as an influence on T.F. Mou's sensibility and career.
Wadjda (2012)
Influenced the filmmaker.
Meet Me on the Southbank (2013)
seen by Clare and Alan
Friends with Better Lives: The Bicycle Thieves (2014) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Waiting Game (2014)
Film title referenced by character

Featured in 

The Player (1992)
Zomergasten: Episode #11.2 (1998) (TV Episode)
A fragment of this film is shown in this episode
My Voyage to Italy (2001)
Footage from this film was shown in this documentary.
Stray Dogs (2004)
Two kids watch the film in a cinema to "learn" how to steal.
Pirated Copy (2004)
A pirated DVD vendor watches the film at home.
The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV Special)
Indie Sex: Censored (2007) (TV Movie)
A clip is shown
Made in Italy (2008)
Luca watches this movie on his television with a girl who is not interested in this kind of black-and-white movies.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.5 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Brows Held High: Tiny Furniture (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Spise med Price: Alle retter fører til Rom (2014) (TV Episode)
clip is shown

Spoofed in 

The Carol Burnett Show: Episode #6.6 (1972) (TV Episode)
Parodied within "Salute to Foreign Films" sketch.

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