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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Tweet Review by Dean Duncan May 8, 2015 @deanduncan63

Saw … #WalterMitty. Crowd-pleaser/heart-warmer. Uh-oh! But craft & taste, dollops of quirk & some real feeling win out. A very nice movie!

Thurber’s #WalterMitty sort of wins. Stiller’s definitely does. Check out the lovely Biblical parallel/echo in 1 Samuel 30: 21-25.

… Every worker, worthy of his hire…

#WalterMitty. A pretty free, dispositionally approximate adaptation of the source. Here’s the source:

Maybe Thurber’s #WalterMitty is a piquant, miniaturized take on this monumental thing:

Speaking of #WalterMitty, here’s another funny Thurber story:

Speaking of Thurber, these two kids’ books are kind of amazing: