Double Indemnity (1944)

Director
Billy Wilder

Main cast
Fred MacMurray; Barbara Stanwyck; Edward G. Robinson; Porter Hall; Richard Gaines

Genres
Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Description
Unsuspecting Mr. Dietrichson becomes increasingly accident prone after his icily calculating wife encourages him to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by a smooth-talking insurance agent. Against a backdrop of distinctly California settings, the partners in crime plan the perfect murder to collect the insurance. Perfect until a claims manager gets a familiar feeling of foul play and pursues the matter relentlessly.


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