DIRECTOR: BILLY WILDER
CAST: FRED MACMURRAY, BARBARA STANWYCK, EDWARD G. ROBINSON
SCREENPLAY - RAYMOND CHANDLER
BASED ON A NOVEL BY - JAMES M. CAIN
MUSIC - MIKLóS RóZSA
CINEMATOGRAPHY - JOHN F. SEITZ
Fred MacMurray is rotten, but Barbara Stanwyck is a little more rotten in Billy Wilder’s masterpiece of double entendres and crosses, the nasty number that all but kick-started that thing called noir in America. Double Indemnity features a script cowritten by Wilder and Raymond Chandler from a novel by James M. Cain and more hard-boiled back-and-forth banter than you can shake a stick at, baby.