Compare And Contrast Amelie And The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty

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As I was given the film Amelie, I chose the film The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty to make a comparison. Amelie and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty used different approaches of achieving their own newfound love in their own ways. In brief, Amelie had found joy in making a change to the lives of the people around her for the better. Whilst, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty took an adventure to find Sean O’Connell to save his position in his job. Therefore, each film take various motifs to show their approach in love. In Amelie, I interpreted the film that we shouldn’t forget our own happiness and not to wait around other people to be happy for us. In addition, Amelie lives in Paris, the city of love, yet she spends time helping everyone else find their love. In The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, I believed that we shouldn’t let others control our life and to always stand up for yourself. Not to mention, love always comes when we least expect it just as Mitty finds love after his adventures. While watching both films, I identified numerous similarities narratively and cinematically. The two films capture the gorgeous sceneries that surrounds them such as the beauty of Iceland in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and the beautiful structures in Paris in Amelie. Narratively, Amelie and Walter Mitty have similar personalities in the beginning. Both had timid and shy personalities around the people they aren’t friends with. What the two films share the most is their input of of fantasy

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