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Summary 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...

Where the Wild Things Are
Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 37 Critic Reviews
71
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 167 User Ratings
6.9
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Summary 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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Generally Favorable Based on 37 Critic Reviews
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Generally Favorable Based on 37 Critic Reviews
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62% Positive
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38% Mixed
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0% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 167 User Ratings
6.9
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20% Mixed
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13% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 167 User Ratings
6.9
67% Positive
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20% Mixed
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Production Company Warner Bros., Legendary Entertainment, Village Roadshow Pictures, Playtone, Wild Things Productions
Release Date Oct 16, 2009
Duration 1 h 41 m
Rating PG
Tagline There's one in all of us.
Golden Globes, USA
1 Nomination
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
6 Nominations
International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)
5 Nominations