The United States is under direct and sustained attack by the combined forces of the tyrannical far left and radical Islam, punctuated by humiliation abroad and despair at home. We are losing because unlike Walter Mitty, whose delusions were confined to his own head, Barack Obama has been permitted to play out his most destructive […]
I was gobsmacked by the comments of the news anchor at NBC in America who, after being caught out in a Walter Mitty story over his role in the Iraq war, issued a statement to say that he would be back to continue his: "career-long effort to be worthy of the trust of those who place their trust in us". Show More Summary
Actor Sean Penn is reportedly taking his commitment to Charlize Theron to a new level – by committing himself to her son! Radar reports that the Walter Mitty actor has already started the process to formally adopt Charlize’s adopted son, Jackson. Show More Summary
Ben Stiller?s last trip to the big screen was for his self-directed drama The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and his next trip to the small screen will be on a show that is like one big Walter Mitty daydream, assuming Mitty likes to ?schmoke a bewl? every now and then. Click To Continue Reading
I’ve seen Hector and the Search for Happiness three times and a bit – only the first two were versions of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Danny Kaye, 1947 and Ben Stiller, 2013) and the bit was parts of a TV series called My World and Welcome To It, all of which were based […]
Ben Stiller has been playing forty-ish people at existential crossroads for a bit now, most recently in his directorial passion project “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.”
The fantasy of competing against the best golfers in the world will become a reality at the British Open for John Singleton, a mild-mannered man with a blue-collar job.
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
Skewered at the end of the cocktail toothpick, topped with a miniature flag of Iceland, is an oily, pale chunk of shark meat -- rotten shark meat, that is. Called hákarl, it is an Icelandic delicacy. And it tastes awful. Wind cured for...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 [...]
This week's releases also include 'Walter Mitty' and 'Philomena.'