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British Open 2014: John Singleton Lives His Fantasy as Golf’s Walter Mitty

last weekSports / Golf : On Par

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’ Trailer: Simon Pegg Embarks on a World Tour

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

We Talked to Jon Daly About the Respectful Way to Make Fun of Celebrities

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

James Murdoch Urges Investors To Be Patient With Fox Theatrical Films

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

Kristen Wiig Joins Zach Galifianakis & Owen Wilson for Heist Comedy

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

Walter Mitty Inspires Adventure -- and Inspires an Icelandic Excursion

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

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)

3 months agoFilm / DVDs : DVD Verdict

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."

News: The Quick Take for April 21, 2014

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

REVIEW: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

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

8 Movies That Showcase the Limitless Potential of Imagination

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

This Week In Home Entertainment: Ride Along, Secret Life Of Walter Mitty And More

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

Watch a Deleted Scene From ‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

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.

Ben Stiller's 'Walter Mitty' Backpack - Win the Prop For FREE!

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 [...]

New DVDs/downloads: 'Indemnity,' 'Reality Bites,' more

3 months agoEntertainment : Pop Candy

This week's releases also include 'Walter Mitty' and 'Philomena.'

'Walter Mitty': See Stiller, Scott and Stretch scuffle

3 months agoEntertainment : Pop Candy

Watch this alternate take of the elaborate 'Stretch Armstrong fight' from the movie.

Thank You, Peter Matthiessen, for Taking Me Along

3 months agoNews : Truthdig

I trekked with the writer, who died last week, only in a Walter Mitty dream, but his service as a guide was valuable.

Fox Will Use Google Glass For Home Entertainment Launch of 'Walter Mitty'

YouTube personality iJustine will travel to Iceland and document crowd-sourced adventure with the specs. read more

Will Ferrell To Star In Battle Of The Sexes Dramedy, ‘Match Maker’

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

‘The Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ scribe, Steven Conrad, will write the script. read more

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