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The next meeting of the Film Noir Club will take place at the main library on Thursday, May 12, 2022 @ 2:30 p.m.  We will be showing: 

Double Indemnity

 

"Double Indemnity" is a 1944 American crime film noir directed by Billy Wilder, co-written by Billy Wilder and Raymond Chandler and produced by Buddy De Silva and Joseph Sistrom. 

The film stars Fred MacMurray as an insurance salesman, Barbara Stanwick as a provocative housewife who is accused of killing her husband, and Edward G. Robinson as a claims adjuster whose job is to find phony claims. The term "double indemnity" refers to a clause in certain life insurance policies that doubles the payout in cases when the death is accidental.