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THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY


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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013) "is an American romantic adventure fantasy comedy-drama film directed by and starring Ben Stiller.[5][6]
This is the second film adaptation of James Thurber's 1939 short story of the same name...
Walter Mitty (Ben Stiller) is a negative assets manager (photographs) at Life magazine who frequently daydreams of fantastic adventures,
and has a crush on his coworker Cheryl (Kristen Wiig)..." 

(Wikipedia)

Overview
"Synopsis: Ben Stiller directs and stars in "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," James Thurber's classic story of a day-dreamer who escapes his anonymous life
by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker (Kristen Wiig) are threatened,
Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined."
(movies.msn.com)

Review
(derekwinnert.com)

 


 

The Story Behind the Photo That Inspired Walter Mitty’s Journey
(newswatch.nationalgeographic.com)

 

MANY LINKS about James Thurber's short story
(myschoolbag.eklablog.com)

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TEACHING :

Teaching ideas for the short story
(myschoolbag.eklablog.com)