Where the Wild Things Are Poster

Release Date: October 16th, 2009

DVD Release Date: March 2nd, 2010

PG|1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary
Feeling misunderstood at home and at school, mischievous Max (Max Records) escapes to the land of the Wild Things, majestic -- and sometimes fierce -- creatures. They allow Max to become their leader, and he promises to create a kingdom where everyone will be happy. However, Max soon finds that being king is not easy and that, even being with the Wild Things, there is something missing.

Cast: Catherine Keener, Max Records, Mark Ruffalo, James Gandolfini, Lauren Ambrose, Chris Cooper, Catherine O'Hara, Forest Whitaker

Director: Spike Jonze

Genres: Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Production Co: Playtone Productions, Wild Things

Distributors: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Growing up, Heartwarming, 2000s, Family, Offbeat, Sister, Escape

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Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture