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Double Indemnity, the Movie

Double Indemnity

1944

Director:
Billy Wilder
 
Screenplay:
Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler
 
Cast:
Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, and Edward G. Robinson
 
Overview:
A prime example of film noir. Stanwyck is a hard-as-nails housewife who lures insurance salesman MacMurray into a deadly plot to kill her husband. Both have to watch out for Robinson's determined insurance claims investigator. Stanwyck's sexy seductress keeps smoldering even as a pall of guilt starts to envelop the characters.

 
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Format: VHS
 

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