Double Indemnity (Classic Film Pick)
Billy Wilder's 1944 film noir Double Indemnity starring Fred MacMurray as Walter Neff a Los Angeles insurance salesman convinced by Barbara Stanwyck's sultry character Phyllis into murdering her husband in order to collect double the amount of her insurance policy. "Double Indemnity" received Seven Academy Award nominations and remains one of the best loved film noir movies. Edward G. Robinson stars as MacMurray's associate, but it's Barbara Stanwyck that rules the roost as one of cinema's most diabolical femme fatals.
(A+) (Five Stars)
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