Barbara Stanwyck was born on July 16, 1907. The iconic actress became known as one of all time. In the movie Double Indemnity she was able to bring her talents to life in this film noir classic.
When an insurance agent returns to his office late at night he starts to confess to the actions the past few days. In a flashback we learn that he was caught up in a love triangle. The woman involved reveals that her husband is unwilling to renew his insurance and does not wish to give her the life she wants. In the meantime, we learn that a company is in danger that that the woman has a connection to, with a murder involved. The insurance salesman starts to learn that he is caught up in a deal that could result in death, prison, and losing everything he worked for.
Double Indemnity is one of those iconic films that doesn’t get old after time. Starring Barbara Stanwyck, she was able to bring to life a character that many people could relate to. On July 16, 1907, Barbara Stanwyk was born with quite acting life ahead of her.