List of Film noir movies/films with performances by Barbara Stanwyck, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These Barbara Stanwyck Film noir roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these Barbara Stanwyck Film noir movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years Barbara Stanwyck has become known for playing characters in Film noir movies, so this list is the perfect resource for finding some you haven't already seen.
List movies include Double Indemnity, The Furies and many more.
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Baby Face is a 1933 American dramatic film directed by Alfred E. Green, and starring Barbara Stanwyck and George Brent. Based on a story by Darryl F. Zanuck, this sexually charged, Pre-Code Hollywood film is about an attractive young woman who uses sex to advance her social and financial status. Marketed with the salacious tag line, "She had it and made it pay", the film's open discussion of sex made it one of the most notorious films of the Pre-Code Hollywood era and helped bring the era to a close. The New York Times quotes Mark A. Vieira, author of Sin in Soft Focus: Pre-Code Hollywood as saying, "'Baby Face' was certainly one of the top 10 films that caused the Production Code to be ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: John Wayne, Barbara Stanwyck, Margaret Lindsay, Toby Wing, George Brent, + more
Directed by: Alfred E. Greensee more on Baby Face
Clash by Night is a 1952 American drama film with some film noir aspects, directed by Fritz Lang and starring Barbara Stanwyck, Paul Douglas, Robert Ryan, Marilyn Monroe and Keith Andes. The movie was based on the play by Clifford Odets, adapted by writer Alfred Hayes. This was the first film in which Monroe was credited before the movie's title. During the shooting, the now famous nude calendar photos of Monroe surfaced and reporters swarmed around and hounded the actress, creating considerable distraction for the film makers. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Marilyn Monroe, Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Ryan, J. Carrol Naish, Paul Douglas, + more
Directed by: Fritz Langsee more on Clash by Night
Crime of Passion is a 1957 American crime film noir directed by Gerd Oswald and written by Jo Eisinger. The drama features Barbara Stanwyck, Sterling Hayden and Raymond Burr. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Barbara Stanwyck, Raymond Burr, Fay Wray, Sterling Hayden, Stuart Whitman, + more
Directed by: Gerd Oswaldsee more on Crime of Passion
Double Indemnity is a 1944 American film noir, directed by Billy Wilder, co-written by Wilder and Raymond Chandler, and produced by Buddy DeSylva and Joseph Sistrom. The screenplay was based on James M. Cain's 1943 novella of the same name, which originally appeared as an eight-part serial in Liberty magazine. The film stars Fred MacMurray as an insurance salesman, Barbara Stanwyck as a provocative housewife who wishes her husband were dead, and Edward G. Robinson as a claims adjuster whose job is to find phony claims. The term "double indemnity" refers to a clause in certain life insurance policies that doubles the payout in cases when death is caused by certain accidental means. Praised by ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Fred MacMurray, Porter Hall, Fortunio Bonanova, + more
Directed by: Billy Wildersee more on Double Indemnity