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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947

Overall B+

Walter Mitty (Danny Kaye) often escapes his mundane life by seeking adventure in a secret world of daydreams. Then one day a beautiful, real life woman (Virginia Mayo) awakens him to her world and a nightmarish mystery.

Violence B-
Sexual Content B-
Profanity A-
Substance Use B

Why is The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 rated Not Rated? The MPAA rated The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 Not Rated

Run Time: 110 minutes

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947
Rating & Content Info

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Why is The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 rated Not Rated? The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 is rated Not Rated by the MPAA

Violence: Daydreaming sequences include gunslingers at a Wild West showdown, threats of drowning at sea, and discussions of WWII enemy planes being shot down. A man is pushed from a window and nearly falls from a high ledge. A character is stabbed (not shown) and bloodstains are seen. Characters are in peril, punched, shoved, threatened with knives and shocked by electricity. A man is caught in a trap and dangled upside-down. A dog snaps at a man. A woman is bound and held against her will. A sleeping potion is put in a character’s drink. Ghoulish pictures are shown. Characters try to convince another man that he is crazy.

Sexual Content: Women are seen in underwear, bathing suits and provocative costumes. Females model corsets. A character suspects his wife is having an affair. Illustrations on book covers and posters feature busty women.

Language: Name-calling and infrequent racial slurs are heard.

Alcohol / Drug Use: Cigar smoking is seen through the film. Characters drink alcohol at a gambling table and in a bar.

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia Not Rated
Alberta Not Rated
Manitoba PG
Ontario PG
Quebec G
Martimes Not Rated
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News About "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947"

Cast and Crew

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 is directed by Norman Z. McLeod and stars Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Boris Karloff, Konstantin Shayne.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 movie is December 10, 2013. Here are some details…

Home Video Notes: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947)

Release Date: 10 December 2013

The 1947 version of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty releases on DVD with the following extras:

- Interview with Virginia Mayo

- Theatrical trailer

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Danny Kaye can also be seen in The Court Jester (both scripts feature a character named Griswold). The 2013 remake of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty stars Ben Stiller.

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