About

Walter Mitty, a daydreaming writer with an overprotective mother, likes to imagine that he is a hero who experiences fantastic adventures. His dream becomes reality when he accidentally meets a mysterious woman who hands him a little black book. According to her, it contains the locations of the Dutch crown jewels hidden since World War II. Soon, Mitty finds himself in the middle of a confusing co...

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Directed by

Norman Z. McLeod

Written by

James Thurber (Story)
Ken Englund (Screenplay)
Everett Freeman (Screenplay)

Runtime

110 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

daydreaming

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Lists

#479 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire