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Capturing a Golden Moment #3: Double Indemnity

In this series I'd like to present some exceptional scenes inspired by cinema's most gifted artists of yesteryear.

Double Indemnity (1944) 

Director: Billy Wilder

Scene: "Office Meeting"

What a set up for Edward G. Robinson. How would you like to have a moment like this with your boss?

 

 

 

Double Indemnity is available on a Region Free Blu-ray from Universal and is available here:

Double Indemnity - 70th Anniversary Limited Edition (Blu-ray + DIGITAL HD with UltraViolet)
$20.86
Starring Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall, Jean Heather

It is also available on Blu-ray from Masters of Cinema (Region B locked ) and can be ordered here:

Double Indemnity [Region B]
$39.71
Starring Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall, Jean Heather

Capturing a Golden Moment #2: It's a Gift

In this series I'd like to present some exceptional scenes inspired by cinema's most gifted artists of yesteryear.

It's a Gift (1934) 

Director: Norman Z. McLeod

Scene: "The Picnic"

Ahh... the blissful life of domesticity.

 

 

 

It's a Gift is available on DVD from Universal Studios and can be ordered here:

 

Capturing A Golden Moment #1: Footlight Parade

In this series, I'd like to present some exceptional scenes inspired by cinema's most gifted artists of yesteryear.

 

Footlight Parade (1933) 

Director: Lloyd Bacon

Scene: "By A Waterfall"

 

Smack dab in the middle of a Great Depression yet no expense was spared in creating Busby Berkeley's most extravagant, mind-blowing dream come true.

 

 

Footlight Parade is available on DVD from Warner Bros. Home Video and can be ordered here:

Footlight Parade
$17.98
Starring James Cagney, Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Ruby Keeler