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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
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
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
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Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Double indemnity (Motion picture)
  • Double indemnity (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Seitz ; editorial supervision, Doane Harrison ; music score, Miklos Rozsa ; costumes by Edith Head
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
In English or dubbed Spanish; with optional French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
D68354 2006
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
  • 1888-1959
  • 1906-2002
  • 1908-1991
  • 1907-1990
  • 1893-1973
  • 1888-1953
  • 1890-1955
  • 1917-1966
  • 1904-1975
  • 1895-1969
  • 1872-1944
  • d. 1979
  • d. 1968
  • 1907-1995
  • 1892-1977
  • 1921-
  • 1927-2003
  • 1911-1976
  • 1924-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Wilder, Billy
  • MacMurray, Fred
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Hall, Porter
  • Heather, Jean
  • Powers, Tom
  • Barr, Byron
  • Gaines, Richard
  • Bonanova, Fortunio
  • Philliber, John
  • Seitz, John F.
  • Harrison, Doane
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Head, Edith
  • Schickel, Richard
  • Dobbs, Lem
  • Redman, Nick
  • Cain, James M.
  • O'Neill, Robert F.
  • 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
  • Insurance agents
  • Adultery
  • Double indemnity
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 produced 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, 75 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: disc one. 1944 version of Double Indemnity (Full frame version ; Language: English Dolby digital 2.0 mono, Spanish Dolby digital 2.0 mono ; Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, French) -- Introduction by film historian Robert Osborne -- "Shadows of Suspense" -- Feature commentary with film historian Richard Schickel -- Feature commentary with filmhistorian/screenwriter Lem Dobbs and film historian Nick Redman. disc 2. Double Indemnity (74 min.), 1973 made-for-television movie starring Richard Crenna, based on the 1944 film (Full frame version ; Language: English Dolby digital 2.0 mono ; Subtitles: English SDH, French)
Control code
ocm68693776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 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
(OCoLC)68693776
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono; NTSC; full frame
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 produced 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, 75 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features: disc one. 1944 version of Double Indemnity (Full frame version ; Language: English Dolby digital 2.0 mono, Spanish Dolby digital 2.0 mono ; Subtitles: English SDH, Spanish, French) -- Introduction by film historian Robert Osborne -- "Shadows of Suspense" -- Feature commentary with film historian Richard Schickel -- Feature commentary with filmhistorian/screenwriter Lem Dobbs and film historian Nick Redman. disc 2. Double Indemnity (74 min.), 1973 made-for-television movie starring Richard Crenna, based on the 1944 film (Full frame version ; Language: English Dolby digital 2.0 mono ; Subtitles: English SDH, French)
Control code
ocm68693776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
2-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 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
(OCoLC)68693776
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono; NTSC; full frame
Video recording format
DVD

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