Invasion Of The Bodysnatchers Film Analysis

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Like the film, Invasion of the Bodysnatchers, a flashback technique and first-person narrative are used to tell the story of the film Double Indemnity. The director of the film—Billy Wilder—made the correct choice of having the main character—Walter—tell the story. At the very beginning of the film Walter says, “Yes, I killed him. I killed him for money – and a woman – and I didn’t get the money and I didn’t get the woman. Pretty, isn’t it?” This helps acknowledge his attraction to Phyllis and he is aware of the mistake he has made. The utilization of this voice-over from Walter’s perspective helps captures the audience’s attention in wondering what has happened, and it helps build suspense. Also, using first-person narrative rather than straight
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