Double Indemnity (1944)

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An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions.


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  • Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray in Double Indemnity (1944)
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  • Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray in Double Indemnity (1944)
  • Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray in Double Indemnity (1944)
  • Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray in Double Indemnity (1944)

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Trivia

In 2001 singer Durrell Babbs (a.k.a. "Tank") released his debut album. One of the songs, "Kill 4 U", tells a story that almost perfectly expresses the plot of "Double Indemnity", told from the perspective of the lover Neff's character, though it is unlikely that... ...


Quotes

Building attendant: Well, hello there, Mr. Neff.


Goofs

Although set in 1938, Walter Neff makes reference to the "The Philadelphia Story", which did not debut on Broadway until 1939, and on film until 1940.


Crazy Credits

Opening credits are shown over a silhouette of a man on crutches, walking toward the camera.

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Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller

Details

Release Date:

6 July 1944

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$927,262 (estimated)

Gross:

$5,720,000 (USA) (31 December 1944)

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