Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Blu-ray)
$9.99
7 hrs ago
The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (Blu-ray)
$9.99
6 hrs ago
Edge of Tomorrow 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
Alien Anthology and Prometheus (Blu-ray)
$19.98
 
Godzilla 3D (Blu-ray)
$19.99
 
X-Men: Days of Future Past (Blu-ray)
$9.99
7 hrs ago
Let's Be Cops (Blu-ray)
$9.99
2 hrs ago
Edge of Tomorrow (Blu-ray)
$14.99
 
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (Blu-ray)
$9.99
19 min ago
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Blu-ray)
$14.99
 
Halloween: The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$79.99
 
Jersey Boys (Blu-ray)
$14.99
 
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (38044)
 Adventure (29112)
 Animation (8772)
 Anime (4820)
 Biography (3967)
 Comedy (28387)
 Comic book (5381)
 Coming of age (1860)
 Crime (19772)
 Dark humor (3979)
 Documentary (5117)
 Drama (45617)
 Epic (5415)
 Erotic (1166)
 Family (12202)
 Fantasy (16703)
 Film-Noir (1244)
 Foreign (6490)
 Heist (1722)
 History (5917)
 Holiday (1281)
 Horror (14508)
 Imaginary (943)
 Martial arts (3416)
 Melodrama (2398)
 Music (8865)
 Musical (3937)
 Mystery (11512)
 Nature (1851)
 Other (711)
 Period (7223)
 Psychological thriller (3264)
 Romance (16527)
 Sci-Fi (18761)
 Short (420)
 Sport (2908)
 Supernatural (4535)
 Surreal (1510)
 Teen (3316)
 Thriller (33407)
 War (5917)
 Western (2460)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


Double Indemnity Blu-ray

United Kingdom
465
26
12
Masters of Cinema | Limited Edition Eureka Entertainment | 1944 | 108 min | Rated BBFC: PG | Jun 25, 2012

Double Indemnity (Blu-ray)
Large:


Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC (34.99 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.32:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1

Audio
English: DTS-HD Master Audio Mono (48kHz, 24-bit)

Subtitles
English SDH

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region B (locked)

Price
List price: £19.99, Price history

Amazon: £11.63 (Save 42%)
New from: £8.85 (Save 56%)
Usually dispatched within 24 hours, FREE shipping in the UK

Buy Double Indemnity on Blu-ray Movie

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.7
211
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.9 of 53.9
Audio 3.9 of 53.9
Extras 4.1 of 54.1
Based on 2 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Film-Noir100%
Thriller-
Crime-
84%
popularity
319
collections
57
fans




Double Indemnity

 (1944)

Double Indemnity Blu-ray delivers stunning video and great audio in this exceptional Blu-ray release

A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime in this suspenseful masterpiece that was nominated for seven Academy Awards including Best Picture.

For more about Double Indemnity and the Double Indemnity Blu-ray release, see Double Indemnity Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.5 out of 5.

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Porter Hall, Jean Heather, Tom Powers
Director: Billy Wilder

» See full cast & crew


Double Indemnity Blu-ray, Video Quality

  4.5 of 5

Presented in an aspect ratio of 1.32:1, encoded with MPEG-4 AVC and granted a 1080p transfer, Billy Wilder's Double Indemnity arrives on Blu-ray courtesy of British distributors Eureka Entertainment.

I think it is fair to say that the wait was well worth it as this is undoubtedly the best presentation this stylish noir film has ever seen on any home video format. I must speculate that a lot of people will be enormously pleased with it.

Detail and clarity are very good throughout the entire film. The daylight sequences look sharp and fresh, while the nighttime sequences boast pleasing depth. The blockiness from the R1 DVD release has also been eliminated (if you still have a copy in your library, see and compare the sequence screencapture #11 is taken from). Color grading is also convincing. The blacks are lush and stable, never looking boosted, while the grays and whites are well balanced. However, I am most pleased with the fact that there are no traces of overzealous sharpening corrections. Unsurprisingly, when projected the film looks lovely, especially where there is plenty of light (see screencapture #13). The more subdued shots also have strong organic qualities (see screencapture #5). Generally speaking, grain is evenly distributed and present throughout the entire film, and selected close-ups look beautiful (see screencapture #1). Occasionally, there are small fluctuations, and a bit of extremely light noise sneaks in, but overall the high-definition transfer is indeed very strong. Finally, there are no large damage marks, debris, warps, or splices. To sum it all up, this is a competent presentation of Double Indemnity that should please its fans. (Note: This is a Region-B "locked" Blu-ray disc. Therefore, you must have a native Region-B or Region-Free PS3 or SA in order to access its content).


Double Indemnity Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  4.0 of 5

There is only one standard audio track on this Blu-ray disc: English DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0. A music and effects track is also included. For the record, Eureka Entertainment have provided optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature.

The dialog is stable, clean, and easy to follow. There is no strong background hiss or problematic audio distortions to report in this review. This being said, the film's dynamic amplitude is quite limited; there are only a few sequences where Miklós Rózsa's music score truly comes alive (thanks to the excellent strings). But this is not to imply that there are serious technical issues, rather that the film's sound design is fairly modest. All in all, the lossless track opens up the film very well in all the right places.


Double Indemnity: Other Editions




1-disc
£13.49


Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members





   



Double Indemnity Blu-ray, News and Updates



Hitchcock, Wilder, McCarey, Kenton, Mizoguchi, and Miike Films Co... - January 24, 2012

Eureka Entertainment have revealed their upcoming titles for the months of April, May, and June 2012. There will be seven new releases added to the Masters of Cinema series: Double Indemnity, The Lost Weekend, Lifeboat, Island of Lost Souls, Ruggles of Red Gap, ...


Double Indemnity Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
Double Indemnity (1944) - 25 June 2012 (

Official Thread

)
40 Aug 30, 2012

» Show more forum discussions for Double Indemnity Blu-ray



Double Indemnity Blu-ray


£19.99 £11.63


Buy Double Indemnity on Blu-ray Movie


 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
3. Guardians of the Galaxy
4. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
5. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
6. The Maze Runner
7. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
8. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3D
9. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
10. X-Men: Days of Future Past
11. Edge of Tomorrow
12. 22 Jump Street
13. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D
14. Maleficent
15. Lord of Illusions

Trending in Theaters
1. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
2. Interstellar
3. Exodus: Gods and Kings
4. Gone Girl
5. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
6. The Equalizer
7. Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead
8. Big Hero 6
9. Nightcrawler
10. Fury
11. Dumb and Dumber To
12. John Wick
13. Foxcatcher
14. Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
15. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
16. The Theory of Everything
17. Annabelle
18. Penguins of Madagascar
19. The Tale of The Princess Kaguya
20. Avengers: Age of Ultron

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
2.  Maleficent
3.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
4.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
5.  Alien Anthology and Prometheus
6.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
7.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
8.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
9.  Frozen
10.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
2.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
3.  Big Hero 6
4.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
5.  Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven
6.  Gone Girl
7.  The Equalizer
8.  Fury
9.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
10.  101 Dalmatians
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
$19.99, Save 50%
2.  Maleficent
$18.96, Save 49%
3.  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
$14.99, Save 63%
4.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$9.99, Save 74%
5.  Alien Anthology and Prometheus
$19.98, Save 78%
6.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
$9.99, Save 75%
7.  Star Wars: The Complete Saga
$76.49, Save 45%
8.  Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
$9.99, Save 75%
9.  The Maze Runner
$19.99, Save 50%
10.  Edge of Tomorrow
$14.99, Save 58%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Mr. Peabody & Sherman

 United States


$36.99 $9.99





The Walking Dead: The Complete Fourth Season

 United States


$79.99 $19.99





Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

 United States


$39.99 $9.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices