Double Indemnity: Bleak Justice in Classic Noir

Review of Double Indemnity, Directed by Billy WilderBilly Wilder was more than the Steven Spielberg of his era. While Spielberg is one of the most prominent, acclaimed, and decorated directors of all time, Wilder is that and a writer as well. He wrote the screenplays for most of his best movies, including The Apartment (1961), Some Like it Hot (1960), Sunset Blvd. (1950), and Double Indemnity (1944). The amazing thing about that list is that it includes a comedy, a drama, a bittersweet … [Read more...]