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Title Double indemnity [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures ; produced by Joseph Sistrom ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler.

Publication Info. Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2014
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    DOU    DUE 01-09-21
Description 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details Blu-ray, 1080p high-definition full frame (1.33:1) presentation.
Language English (DTS-HD master audio 2.0 mono), Spanish (DTS digital surround 2.0 mono); French, or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Cast Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall, Jean Heather.
Credits Photography by John Seitz ; music by Miklos Rozsa.
Note Based on the novel by James M. Cain.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1944.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Awards National Film Registry selection, 1992.
Summary An insurance salesman and an unhappy wife conspire to murder her husband and collect his insurance policy.
Note Special features: introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; Shadows of suspense: documentary on film noir and the making of Double indemnity, "plunge into the world of 1940s Hollywood with a revealing look at a movie masterpiece"; audio commentary with film historian Richard Schickel; audio commentary with film historian/screenwriter Lem Dobbs and film historian Nick Redman; ; Double Indemnity (1973) full-length made-for-television movie based on the 1944 film; original theatrical trailer.
"2021271"--Disc surface; "61131783"--Container.
Subject Cain, James M. (James Mallahan), 1892-1977 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Adultery -- Drama.
Insurance investigators -- United States -- Drama.
Double indemnity -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film noir.
Detective and mystery films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wilder, Billy, 1906-2002, screenwriter, director.
Sistrom, Joseph, 1912-1966, producer.
Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959, screenwriter.
MacMurray, Fred, 1908-1991, actor.
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973, actor.
Stanwyck, Barbara, 1907-1990, actor.
Hall, Porter, 1888-1953, actor.
Heather, Jean, actor.
Rózsa, Miklós, 1907-1995, composer (expression)
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Cain, James M. (James Mallahan), 1892-1977. Double indemnity.
Paramount Pictures Corporation. production company.
Added Title Container of (work): Double indemnity (Motion picture)
Container of (work): Double indemnity (Television program)
Standard No. 025192233425
Music No. 61131783 Universal Studios Home Entertainment
2021271 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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