• The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947)

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Release Date: September 1st, 1947

DVD Release Date: August 25th, 1998

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary

A mild-mannered pushover, Walter Mitty (Danny Kaye) longs to be free of his mundane existence, where has to contend with his pushy mother (Fay Bainter) and flighty fiancée (Ann Rutherford), among others. Indulging in elaborate daydreams, Walter finds himself on a real adventure when the lovely and enigmatic Rosalind van Hoorn (Virginia Mayo) ropes him into a situation involving valuable jewels, a little black book, and a sinister criminal named Dr. Hugo Hollingshead (Boris Karloff).

Cast: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Boris Karloff, Fay Bainter, Ann Rutherford, Thurston Hall, Konstantin Shayne, Florence Bates

Director: Norman Z. McLeod

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Samuel Goldwyn Films, RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Distributors: RKO Radio Pictures, Embassy Pictures, Home Box Office Home Video

Keywords: Pursuit , 1940s , Amusing , Quest , Endearing , Mother ,