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The Resource Double indemnity [videorecording], Paramount Pictures ; produced by Joseph Sistrom ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler

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

Label
Double indemnity [videorecording]
Title
Double indemnity [videorecording]
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; produced by Joseph Sistrom ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An insurance salesman and an unhappy wife conspire to murder her husband and collect his insurance policy
Awards note
National Film Registry selection, 1992
Cataloging source
FDU
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Photography by John Seitz ; music by Miklos Rozsa
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English or Spanish with optional English SDH, French, or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall, Jean Heather
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1912-1966
  • 1888-1959
  • 1908-1991
  • 1893-1973
  • 1907-1990
  • 1907-1995
  • 1892-1977
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  • Wilder, Billy
  • Sistrom, Joseph
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • MacMurray, Fred
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Rózsa, Miklós
  • Cain, James M.
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
108
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  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Adultery
  • Insurance investigators
  • Double indemnity
  • Adultery
  • Double indemnity
  • Insurance investigators
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Double indemnity [videorecording], Paramount Pictures ; produced by Joseph Sistrom ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Special features included: 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; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
809201108
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192143311
  • 025192143274
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 61122482
  • 487246
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)809201108
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono; aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Double indemnity [videorecording], Paramount Pictures ; produced by Joseph Sistrom ; directed by Billy Wilder ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1944
  • Special features included: 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; original theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
809201108
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192143311
  • 025192143274
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 61122482
  • 487246
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)809201108
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono; aspect ratio 1.33:1
Video recording format
DVD

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