Hector and the Search for Happiness, a UK comedy starring Simon Pegg, looks an awful lot like a remix of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. The resemblance is in the fact that, in both films, the central character goes on a globe-trotting journey to find the secret to happiness. Show More Summary
Photos by Megan Koester Jon Daly is a true comedy renaissance man. He’s had some high profile acting roles, a supporting part in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and the stand-out character on Amazon’s Betas, but Daly is probably best known for his sketch comedy work. Show More Summary
The disappointing performance of movies including The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty, Walking With Dinosaurs, Runner Runner, and The Counselor still weighs on investors when they look at 21st Century Fox. But while Co-COO James Murdoch acknowledges that ”last year we didn’t have a great run” in theatrical films, he told the Sanford C. Show More Summary
After popping up on last weekend's season finale of "Saturday Night Live" with host Andy Samberg, late night sketch series veteran Kristen Wiig (The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues) has landed a new project. Show More Summary
Reviewed by Gordon Sullivan Quote: "In ten years, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty will either be recognized as an overlooked classic or the height of studio silliness."
Critics react to the new TV season, a handful of streaming picks, and more. Streaming Picks On demand and Amazon Instant Video this week are Philomena (our review) and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (our review). The Bible, the 2013 miniseries by the History Channel, is newly available on Netflix. Show More Summary
Growing up in New York meant the secondary channels – WNEW, WOR, WPIX – often ran the same features often enough you came to expect them and knew the films from their frequent advertisements. It’s where I first met Walter Mitty, as portrayed...Show More Summary
This is a week of cinematic imagination. Tuesday brought the arrival of Ben Stiller’s journeying remake of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and this Sunday marks the tenth anniversary of Michel Gondry and Charlie Kaufman’s Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. Show More Summary
Ride Along Blu-ray Comedian and actor Kevin Hart went from bit player to leading man over the last several months, starring in both Ride Along and About Last Night in a relatively short period of time. It’s the former that has made its...Show More Summary
Ben Stiller's film "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" is being released on Blu-ray/DVD today, and Speakeasy has a clip from one of the disc's bonus features: a deleted scene.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty is out on DVD today, and to celebrate, JJ is giving away the actual prop backpack that star Ben Stiller used during filming! Now, we’re giving ONE lucky ready a chance to win this awesome prize! The film is about day-dreamer Walter Mitty (Stiller), who escapes his anonymous life [...]
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. ‘Ride Along’ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘The Nut Job’ 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty' completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.
‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ scribe, Steven Conrad, will write the script. read more
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ tops the chart this week, followed by ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ '47 Ronin' completes the top three. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.
Game Of Thrones and The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty won top honors for its location managers at this evening’s first Location Managers Guild of America Awards, which was held at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. The black-tie...Show More Summary
Fans who purchase the Blu-ray or DVD will receive a free 20-page Shutterfly photo book, for a limited time only. [...]
If Ben Stiller’s The Secret Life of Walter Mitty had been a little less daydream-y and a little more British, it probably would have looked a lot like Peter Chelsom‘s Hector and the Search for Happiness. Both films center on middle-aged men who, unsatisfied by their dreary professional lives, decide to embark on whimsical adventures around […]
Ben Stiller went searching for a more satisfying existence in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and now it's Simon Pegg's turn Hector and the Search for Happiness, a new film slated to hit the United Kingdom this fall. In the film Pegg plays a psychiatrist who can't seem to help his patients, and just feels like something in his life is missing. Show More Summary
After spending time there last year, Ben Stiller can't stop sharing his admiration for Iceland. Ben's latest movie, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, was the first major motion picture to film scenes in Iceland that were actually set in Iceland.
It’s no wonder that so many films and television shows, including the The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Game of Thrones, and Prometheus, among others, filmed in this part of the world. The landscape is awe-inspiring, wondrous and so beautifully primal it stays with you long after leaving. Show More Summary