The popular VOD platform welcomed an exciting drama in which Ben Stiller played the lead role. He is also responsible for directing the film, which has been in discussion since 2013.
Netflix has welcomed another batch of titles, including a drama starring Ben Stiller, which has been well received by viewers. The production, which was received by critics as mediocre at best, is considered an incredible adventure in the eyes of many viewers, and the proof of this is the votes that we can find in the comments placed below the product’s trailer on Youtube.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013) on Netflix
The image in question is The Hidden Life of Walter Mitty, directed by the previously mentioned Ben Stiller. The title debuted in 2013 and was well received by viewers.
Evidence of this theory can be Average on IMDbthat 7.3 out of 10. There are, of course, more popular films, but 333 thousand votes is still a result that can leave a positive impression.
The title received a rating similar to Rotten tomatoes. And of course it comes down to the audience average, which is 71%. The score of critics is even worse – according to the reviews taken into account, it is only 52%.
And what does Metacritic say? It’s very similar here – critics gave it a 54 out of 100. Viewers, on the other hand, decided with a 7.5 out of 10.
You see, we’re dealing with a film that in the eyes of the public is at least a decent production. So let’s move on to a brief description of the plot and some actors.
Short plot outline and cast
The Hidden Life of Walter Mitty The film focuses on the life of the main character who enters the dream world after a monotonous job, where he creates himself as a hero. He also loves his girlfriend, but thinks he has no chance with her. At one point, he gets the chance to go on a real adventure, because the owners of the magazine he works at challenge him to find the perfect photo to publish (via Rotten Tomatoes).
The screen appears, among others: Ben Stiller, Kathryn Hahn, Kristen Wiig, John Daly, Terence Burney Hines and Adam Scott.
Let us know what you think of this production. Do you think he deserves this positive reception? Or maybe you are closer to the opinions of critics?
sources: UpflixIMDb, Rotten Tomatoes, Metacritic, YouTube
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