Where the Wild Things Are (2009) (Movie)

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Where the Wild Things Are
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Where the Wild Things Are is a 2009 fantasy drama film directed by Spike Jonze. Written by Jonze and Dave Eggers, it is adapted from Maurice Sendak's 1963 children's book of the same name. It combines live-action, performers in costumes, animatronics, and computer-generated imagery (CGI). The film stars Max Records, and features the voices of James Gandolfini, Paul Dano, Lauren Ambrose, Forest Whitaker, Catherine O'Hara, and Chris Cooper. The film centers on a lonely nine-year-old boy named Max who sails away to an island inhabited by creatures known as the "Wild Things," who declare Max their king. Wikipedia


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Where the Wild Things Are is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, American drama films, British films, Warner Bros. films, Films based on children's books, Fantasy adventure films, Adventure drama films, British drama films and Films featuring anthropomorphic characters.

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The Bull: Hey, Max? Max: Yeah? The Bull: When you go home, will you say good things about us? Max: Yeah, I will. The Bull: Thanks, Max. Judith: You're the first king we haven't eaten. Alexander: Yeah, that's true. Judith: See ya. Alexander: Bye, Max. Max: Bye. KW: Don't go. I'll eat you up; I love you so. (all howl)


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