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Synopsis

Max (Max Records) may be having trouble adjusting to his mom's (Catherine Keeper) single status and new boyfriend (Mark Ruffalo), but when he runs away to an imaginary island Where the Wild Things Are, he discovers these monsters don't live in a paradise either. This movie is an adaptation of Maurice Sendak's classic children's story.

MPAA Rating PG for mild thematic elements, some adventure action and brief language.
Theatrical Release October 16, 2009
Cast Max Records, Catherine O'Hara, Forest Whitaker
Run Time 101
2009 Warner Brothers Pictures Official Movie Website

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