Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are
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The film tells the story of Max, a rambunctious and sensitive boy who feels misunderstood at home and escapes to where the Wild Things are. Max lands on an island where he meets mysterious and strange creatures whose emotions are as wild and unpredictable as their actions. The Wild Things desperately long for a leader to guide them, just...

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Starring

Catherine Keener, Max Records, Mark Ruffalo, Lauren Ambrose, James Gandolfini

Production Details

  • MPAA Rating:
    (PG), for mild thematic elements, some adventure action and brief language
  • Run Time:
    1 hr. 34 min.
  • Format(s):
    2D, IMAX

Synopsis

The film tells the story of Max, a rambunctious and sensitive boy who feels misunderstood at home and escapes to where the Wild Things are. Max lands on an island where he meets mysterious and strange creatures whose emotions are as wild and unpredictable as their actions. The Wild Things desperately long for a leader to guide them, just as Max longs for a kingdom to rule. When Max is crowned king, he promises to create a place where everyone will be happy. Max soon finds, though, that ruling his kingdom is not so easy and his relationships there prove to be more complicated than he originally thought.

Production Details

  • Run Time
    1 hr. 34 min.
  • In Theaters
    Friday, October 16, 2009-Nationwide
  • MPAA Rating
    (PG), for mild thematic elements, some adventure action and brief language
  • Genre
    Action/Adventure
  • Producer(s)
    John B. Carls, Gary Goetzman, Tom Hanks, Vincent Landay, Maurice Sendak
  • Director(s)
    Spike Jonze
  • Writer(s)
    Michael Goldenberg, Dave Eggers, Spike Jonze
  • Studio
    Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Format(s)
    2D, IMAX

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