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

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

Label
Double indemnity
Title
Double indemnity
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Walter Neff is a smooth talking insurance salesman who meets the very attractive Phyllis Dietrichson when he calls to renew her husband's automobile policy. The couple are immediately drawn to each other and have an affair. They scheme together to murder Phyllis' husband for life insurance money with a double indemnity clause. Unfortunately, all does not go as planned. Barton Keyes is the wily insurance investigator who must sort things out
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 ; editor, Doane Harrison ; music, Miklos Rozsa.]
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • Languages on Disc 1: English or Spanish; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
  • Languages on Disc 2: English dialogue; French subtitles; subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
D68354 2006
PerformerNote
Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall, Jean Heather
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-2002
  • 1908-1991
  • 1907-1990
  • 1893-1973
  • 1888-1953
  • 1888-1959
  • 1892-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilder, Billy
  • MacMurray, Fred
  • Stanwyck, Barbara
  • Robinson, Edward G.
  • Hall, Porter
  • Heather, Jean
  • Chandler, Raymond
  • Crenna, Richard
  • Rozsa, Miklos
  • Cain, James M.
  • Paramount Pictures, inc
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Universal legacy series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Insurance agents
  • Adultery
  • Double indemnity
  • Insurance investigators
  • Film adaptations
  • Insurance crimes
  • Feature films
  • Crime
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
  • Insurance agents
  • Adultery
  • Double indemnity
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Double indemnity, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1944 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Special features: Disc 1. introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; "Shadows of suspense" featurette; audio commentary from film historian Richard Schickel; audio commentary with film historian/screenwriter Lem Dobbs and film historian Nick Redman -- Disc 2. "Double indemnity" TV movie (1973, 74 min., in color, starring Richard Crenna)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1: Feature presentation (1944 version) ; special features -- Disc 2: 1973 made-for-TV version
Control code
ocm68693776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. : full frame.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 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; full frame (1.33:1) presentation; digitally remastered; Dolby digital, 2.0 mono; Region 1 encoding, NTSC; dual layer format ; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Double indemnity, Paramount Pictures ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler ; directed by Billy Wilder, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1944 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by James M. Cain
  • Special features: Disc 1. introduction by Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne; "Shadows of suspense" featurette; audio commentary from film historian Richard Schickel; audio commentary with film historian/screenwriter Lem Dobbs and film historian Nick Redman -- Disc 2. "Double indemnity" TV movie (1973, 74 min., in color, starring Richard Crenna)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc 1: Feature presentation (1944 version) ; special features -- Disc 2: 1973 made-for-TV version
Control code
ocm68693776
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. : full frame.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 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; full frame (1.33:1) presentation; digitally remastered; Dolby digital, 2.0 mono; Region 1 encoding, NTSC; dual layer format ; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD

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