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Unformatted text preview: lso its repressed needs. Opposition: spider woman nurturing woman Spider woman: sexual, dangerous and strong Nurturing woman: offers redemption and integration for the alienated male Janey Place, " Women in Film Noir " Double Indemnity (1944) Based on a crime novel by James M. Cain Despite its popularity, Double Indemnity for many years was considered a novel that could never make it to the screen because of the 3373F Production Code Cain's original was turned into a screenplay by Wilder and Raymond Chandler, like Cain a representative of the American "hardboiled" detective novel One of the most typical examples of the American...
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- Fall '14
- Film Studies