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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

(DVD - 2014 )
Average Rating: 3.5 stars out of 5.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
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Watch the classic story by James Thurber, about a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance, and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
Title: The secret life of Walter Mitty
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, [Publisher not identified],, [2014]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 114 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
4 3/4 in.,rda
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 5.1,rda
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 2.0,rda
widescreen (2.40:1),24 fps,rda
laser optical,NTSC,rda
video file,DVD video,Region 1,rda
Content Type: two-dimensional moving image
Media Type: video
Carrier Type: videodisc
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
Based on the short story by James Thurber
Special features: The Look of Life; The music of Walter Mitty; Sights and sounds of production; Still gallery
Summary: Watch the classic story by James Thurber, about a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance, and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
Audience: MPAA Rating: PG; for some crude comments, language and action violence CHV rating: PG
Alternate Title: Walter Mitty
Mitty
Statement of Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Samuel Goldwyn Films/Red Hour Films production ; produced in association with New Line Cinema ; a Ben Stiller film ; directed by Ben Stiller ; screen story and screenplay by Steven Conrad ; produced by Samuel Goldwyn, Jr., John Goldwyn, Stuart Cornfeld, Ben Stiller
Distributor: Beverly Hills, California :, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment,, [2014]
Credits: Music supervisor, George Drakoulias ; music, Theodore Shapiro ; costume designer, Sarah Edwards ; film editor, Greg Hayden ; production designer, Jeff Mann ; director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh.
Performers: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Shirley MacLaine, Adam Scott, Kathryn Hahn, Sean Penn.
System Details: DVD, NTSC region 1, dual layer, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, surround Dolby Digital 2.0
Other Language: In English (Dolby Digital 5.1), dubbed French (surround Dolby Digital 2.0), or dubbed Spanish (surround Dolby Digital 2.0); Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); closed-captioned; English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities (5.1)
Subject Headings: Fantasy Drama Authors Drama Imagination Drama Murder Drama
Genre/Form: Feature films
Fantasy films
Comedy films
Action and adventure films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Topical Term: Fantasy
Authors
Imagination
Murder
Publisher No: 2289942 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2289943 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
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Sep 13, 2014
  • thislibrarysucksbad rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Not great, but a somewhat unique film. Generally entertaining. Didn't fast forward much.

Sep 12, 2014
  • comedyrules rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This movie started slow for me but in the end, I thoroughly enjoyed it. It touches on the imagination of things you wished said or ways you wish you acted but didn't, the social issue of changing times and workers who are considered "obsolete" and the lengths we'll go for our jobs but also taking time to be present to capture special moments, how people can inspire us to be brave, and how there's just some things that never change about us from childhood. The music and scenery added beautiful touches to the movie.

Sep 10, 2014
  • JMGP rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

A few super-funny spots - would have liked to have laughed more. Overall a nice tale and fitting homage to the worker behind the scenes.

Sep 04, 2014
  • JCLKatieS rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This movie is super sweet and will make you feel good. Loved the scenery and soundtrack! I would highly recommend this for anyone interested in a light film.

Aug 12, 2014
  • smichal rated this: 0.5 stars out of 5.

I couldn't get into it. I fell asleep and was bored and kept fast forwarding. Having Kristen Wiig as a love interest is not believable to me.

Jul 06, 2014
  • Vrouk rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

I can appreciate a lot of what the film was trying to do, but it does come off as pretentious. And Walter Mitty is far too willing to go on a massive adventure (in real life). No real hesitation to go on a global adventure.

The funniest part was when "Beard-man" and Walter were fighting over a toy!

Jun 24, 2014
  • Mitzi352 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

wonderful movie full of surprises

Jun 21, 2014
  • 7duffy rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

As intended , a "feel good" movie to watch. Nice acting job by Ben Stiller. The story really lends itself to the special effects used in the film....... they actually enhance the storyline. Awesome cinematography. Shirley MacLaine & Sean Penn were great in supporting roles.

This film was quite interestingly done. Some very funny scenes in here...very amusing!

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Apr 13, 2014
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