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Version of 

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947)
based on the same James Thurber short story
Sogni mostruosamente proibiti (1982)
based on the same James Thurber short story

References 

The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Walter is dubbed the Tin Man by his boss when he freezes up and zones out.
Sesame Street (1969) (TV Series)
One of the sailors tells Walter, "I'll see you on Sesame Street."
Happy Days (1974) (TV Series)
One of the sailors mentions Fonzie.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Cheryl calls Walter's lenses "Sand People glasses".
Grease (1978)
Odessa tries out for the role of Rizzo in "Grease."
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Walter is compared to Indiana Jones by his eHarmony customer service friend.
The Outsiders (1983)
The Trawler's first mate tells Walter to "Stay gold, Ponyboy."
The Matrix (1999)
When Walter is hiring a car the man at at counter asks him if he wants the blue car or the red one
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Walter says, "You know who looks good in a beard? Dumbledore, not you.'

Referenced in 

Film 2014: Episode dated 17 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Movie is reviewed
Comix from the Underground: The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat (2014) (TV Episode)
Scrutinizer says that Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat is better than "Walter Mitty" because "Walter Mitty" features Patton Oswalt.
The Cinema Snob: Down and Dirty Duck (2014) (TV Episode)
"This movie is like Walter Mitty, except with fucking."

Features 

The Smurfs (1981) (TV Series)
the cartoon clip was shown
Barney & Friends (1992) (TV Series)
clip was shown
Conan (2010) (TV Series)
Walter daydreams that he appears as a guest on "Conan."

Featured in 

Projector: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Film 2014: Episode dated 17 December 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.194 (2013) (TV Episode)
A clip of the movie featuring guest Ben Stiller is shown.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.2 (2014) (TV Episode)
A clip of the movie featuring guest Adam Scott is shown.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.56 (2014) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film featuring Kathryn Hahn is shown

Spoofs 

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
In one of his daydreaming incidents, Walter claims that the he has the same condition as Benjamin Button and dreams about it.

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Trivia | Goofs | Crazy Credits | Quotes | Alternate Versions | Soundtracks

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