Double Indemnity

Double Indemnity (1944)

It's love and murder at first sight!

  • Genre: Crime, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1944-07-06
  • User Rating: 8.1/10 from 1740 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 47min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Paramount Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Billy Wilder
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A rich woman and a calculating insurance agent plot to kill her unsuspecting husband after he signs a double indemnity policy. Against a backdrop of distinctly Californian settings, the partners in crime plan the perfect murder to collect the insurance, which pays double if the death is accidental.

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  • Fred MacMurray

    as Walter Neff
  • Barbara Stanwyck

    as Phyllis Dietrichson
  • Edward G. Robinson

    as Barton Keyes
  • Porter Hall

    as Mr. Jackson
  • Richard Gaines

    as Edward S. Norton Jr.
  • Jean Heather

    as Lola Dietrichson
  • Tom Powers

    as Mr. Dietrichson
  • Fortunio Bonanova

    as Sam Garlopis
  • Byron Barr

    as Nino Zachetti
  • John Berry

    as Bit Part (uncredited)
  • Raymond Chandler

    as Man Reading Book (uncredited)
  • Edmund Cobb

    as Train Conductor (uncredited)
  • Kernan Cripps

    as Conductor (uncredited)
  • Bess Flowers

    as Norton's Secretary
  • Eddie Hall

    as Man in Drug Store (uncredited)
  • Teala Loring

    as Pacific All-Risk Telephone Operator (uncredited)
  • Sam McDaniel

    as Charlie the Garage Attendant (uncredited)
  • Billy Mitchell

    as Pullman Porter (uncredited)
  • Clarence Muse

    as Man (uncredited)
  • Douglas Spencer

    as Lou Schwartz (uncredited)
  • John Philliber

    as Joe Peters
  • Harold Garrison

    as Redcap
  • James Adamson

    as Pullman Porter (uncredited)
  • Betty Farrington

    as Dietrichsons' Maid Nettie (uncredited)
  • George Magrill

    as Man (uncredited)
  • Constance Purdy

    as Fat Shopper in Market (uncredited)
  • Dick Rush

    as Pullman Conductor (uncredited)
  • Floyd Shackelford

    as Pullman Porter (uncredited)
  • Oscar Smith

    as Pullman Porter (uncredited)
  • Miriam Nelson

    as Keyes' Secretary (uncredited)
Directing Billy Wilder Director
Writing James M. Cain Novel
Writing Billy Wilder Screenplay
Writing Raymond Chandler Screenplay
Production Buddy G. DeSylva Executive Producer
Production Joseph Sistrom Producer
Sound Miklós Rózsa Original Music Composer
Camera John F. Seitz Director of Photography
Art Hans Dreier Art Direction
Art Hal Pereira Art Direction
Art Bertram C. Granger Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Edith Head Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Wally Westmore Makeup Artist
Production Harvey Clermont Casting
Costume & Make-Up Robert Ewing Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Charles Gemora Makeup Artist
Directing Charles C. Coleman Assistant Director
Sound Walter Oberst Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Visual Effects Farciot Edouart Visual Effects
Editing Doane Harrison Supervising Film Editor
Sound Eugene Zador Orchestrator
Crew Jack Gage Dialect Coach
Editing Doane Harrison Editor
Camera Ed Henderson Still Photographer
Costume & Make-Up Hollis Barnes Hairstylist
Sound Loren L. Ryder Sound Recordist
Art Jack Colconda Props
Camera Harlow Stengel Camera Operator
Sound Stanley Cooley Sound Recordist