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The Resource Double indemnity, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)

Double indemnity, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)

Label
Double indemnity
Title
Double indemnity
Statement of responsibility
a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this heart-pounding Academy Award-nominated masterpiece"--Container
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Double indemnity (Motion picture)
  • Double indemnity (Television program : 1973)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seitz ; editorial supervision, Doane Harrison ; music score, Miklos Rozsa ; costumes by Edith Head
Intended audience
Not Rated
Language note
  • (Disc 1) In English or dubbed Spanish; with optional French or Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
  • (Disc 2) In English, with optional French subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
PerformerNote
Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall, Jean Heather, Tom Powers, Byron Barr, Richard Gaines, Fortunio Bonanova, John Philliber
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1888-1959
  • 1908-1991
  • 1907-1990
  • 1893-1973
  • 1888-1953
  • 1890-1955
  • 1917-1966
  • 1904-1975
  • 1895-1969
  • 1872-1944
  • 1892-1977
  • 1943-2018
  • 1927-2003
  • 1911-1976
  • 1924-1989
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  • Wilder, Billy
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • MacMurray, Fred
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Hall, Porter
  • Heather, Jean
  • Powers, Tom
  • Barr, Byron
  • Gaines, Richard
  • Bonanova, Fortunio
  • Philliber, John
  • Schickel, Richard
  • Dobbs, Lem
  • Redman, Nick
  • Cain, James M.
  • Smight, Jack
  • Bochco, Steven
  • Crenna, Richard
  • Cobb, Lee J.
  • Webber, Robert
  • Eggar, Samantha
  • Paramount Pictures, Inc
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Universal legacy series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Insurance agents
  • Adultery
  • Double indemnity
  • Insurance investigators
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Double indemnity, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Based on the novel: Double indemnity / by James M. Cain
  • Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary by film historian Richard Schickel; optional audio commentary by film historians Lem Dobbs & Nick Redman; introduction by film historian Robert Osborne (3 min.); "Shadows of suspense" featurette (c2006, 38 min.); original theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "Double indemnity" made-for-TV movie (a Universal Studios presentation ; starring Richard Crenna, Lee J. Cobb, Robert Webber, Samantha Eggar ; produced by Robert F. O'Neill ; teleplay by Steven Bochco ; based on the screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Jack Smight ; c1973, 74 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
disc one. Double Indemnity (118 min.), 1944 version -- disc 2. Double Indemnity (74 min.), 1973 made-for-television movie starring Richard Crenna, based on the 1944 film
Control code
ocm68693776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.; full screen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (118 min.)
Isbn
9781417072514
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192907821
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
29078
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781417072514
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Double indemnity, a Paramount picture ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Based on the novel: Double indemnity / by James M. Cain
  • Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary by film historian Richard Schickel; optional audio commentary by film historians Lem Dobbs & Nick Redman; introduction by film historian Robert Osborne (3 min.); "Shadows of suspense" featurette (c2006, 38 min.); original theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • Special features (disc 2): "Double indemnity" made-for-TV movie (a Universal Studios presentation ; starring Richard Crenna, Lee J. Cobb, Robert Webber, Samantha Eggar ; produced by Robert F. O'Neill ; teleplay by Steven Bochco ; based on the screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Jack Smight ; c1973, 74 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
disc one. Double Indemnity (118 min.), 1944 version -- disc 2. Double Indemnity (74 min.), 1973 made-for-television movie starring Richard Crenna, based on the 1944 film
Control code
ocm68693776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.; full screen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (118 min.)
Isbn
9781417072514
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192907821
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
29078
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781417072514
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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