Cinema under the Stars

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Cornell Cinema finishes its 18th summer series outdoors with "Double Indemnity" showing on the Willard Straight Terrace. Doors will open at 8:15 p.m. and films will start at 9:30 p.m., after dark. In the event of rain, screenings will be held in Willard Straight Theatre.

Tickets are $13 general/$11 students and seniors and can be purchased in advance online at These tickets will be held at the “will call” table for pickup the night of the show. Any tickets unclaimed by 9:15 p.m. may be resold. Credit cards cannot be used at the door.

Terrace shows typically sell-out in advance, so patrons are encouraged to plan accordingly. Added enticement: drawings for three pairs of Cornell Cinema guest passes will be held at each of the four shows. For more information, call 607-255-3522.

Double Indemnity

Shows Wednesday, July 26; 1944. 1 hr. 47 mins. Directed by Billy Wilder with Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck. Barbara Stanwyck plays the ultimate femme fatale: a woman who lures a hapless insurance salesman (Fred MacMurray in a handsome suit) into a complex murder scheme.