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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947

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. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B+
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: B-
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: B
Run Time: 110
Theater Release: 01 Sep 1947
Video Release: 10 Dec 2013
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 is rated Not Rated:

Director: Norman Z. McLeod
Cast: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Boris Karloff, Konstantin Shayne
Studio: 1947 Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment

Detailed Review

Walter Mitty (Danny Kaye) may be a dutiful son, but his mother’s (Fay Bainter) constant nagging has driven him into a secret world of daydreams. Here his usually drab existence… 
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Why Is The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 1947 Rated Not Rated?

Violence: Daydreaming sequences include gunslingers at a Wild West showdown, threats of drowning at sea,… 
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Why does Walter Mitty daydream? What problems does he face because of it? Does anything… 
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Video alternatives / Home Video Bonus Features

Danny Kaye can also be seen in The Court Jester (both scripts feature a… 
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