Overview

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.

  1. Billy Wilder

    Director, Screenplay

  2. James M. Cain

    Novel

  3. Raymond Chandler

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Fred MacMurray

    Fred MacMurray

    Walter Neff

  2. Barbara Stanwyck

    Barbara Stanwyck

    Phyllis Dietrichson

  3. Edward G. Robinson

    Edward G. Robinson

    Barton Keyes

  4. Porter Hall

    Porter Hall

    Mr. Jackson

  5. Richard Gaines

    Richard Gaines

    Edward S. Norton, Jr.

Full Cast & Crew

Double Indemnity
Double Indemnity

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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 24, 1944
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 47m

Budget $927,262.00

Revenue $2,500,000.00

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