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Where the Wild Things Are (2009)

PG 2009-10-16 (US) FamilyFantasyDramaAdventure 1h 41m
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Max imagines running away from his mom and sailing to a far-off land where large talking beasts—Ira, Carol, Douglas, the Bull, Judith and Alexander—crown him as their king, play rumpus, build forts and discover secret hideaways.

  1. Spike Jonze

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Maurice Sendak


  3. Dave Eggers


Top Billed Cast

  1. Max Records

    Max Records


  2. Catherine Keener

    Catherine Keener


  3. James Gandolfini

    James Gandolfini

    Carol (voice)

  4. Lauren Ambrose

    Lauren Ambrose

    KW (voice)

  5. Catherine O'Hara

    Catherine O'Hara

    Judith (voice)

  6. Forest Whitaker

    Forest Whitaker

    Ira (voice)

  7. Chris Cooper

    Chris Cooper

    Douglas (voice)

  8. Paul Dano

    Paul Dano

    Alexander (voice)

  9. Spike Jonze

    Spike Jonze

    Bob (voice) / Terry (voice)

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Where the Wild Things Are
Where the Wild Things Are

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $100,000,000.00

Revenue $100,140,916.00


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