Walter Mitty Comparison

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Throughout the film A Secret Life of Walter Mitty wrote by Steven Conrad, you can see Walter as an introvert and someone who is not comfortable with himself. He likes to remain invisible. Until he goes out on an adventure to find Sean. Where Walter Mitty quickly moves to a dynamic protagonist with the help of writer Steven Conrad's creation of static characters. An introvert is someone who prefers calm, minimally stimulating environments. Steven Conrad the writer of the movie based the movie on his own life. Conrad said, "It's really about a guy who wants to get the courage to ask a girl out on a date." "He just has to go around the world to do it." This is, in fact, the second film adaptation of James Thurber’s 1939 short story The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. The first movie was made in 1947, with Danny Kanye in the title role, with the movie very different from the original story. Then in the 2013 film, it was even more different from the short story. Before the movie, Walter’s Dad died when Walter was 17. This was probably hard for him since him and his Dad was probably close. They had no savings and Walter got a job and haircut the same Thursday his Dad died. He began working at Papa Johns, with consequently the same name as his Father. Later on in the movie, we learn from the Mom that his Dad “was proud of sharing Walter’s…show more content…
He was also getting tired of his boss Ted Hendricks who was being rude to him. So when he is able to travel around the world and go to Greenland, Iceland, and Afghanistan he is able to have time to think. Where there is no one to bring him down and put weight on his shoulders. All of this caused him to turn into a dynamic protagonist. Where a dynamic character is a character who grows and changes in the course of a story, developing as he or she reacts to events and to other
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