Where the Wild Things Are
Director: Spike Jonze Run Time: 101 min. Release Year: 2009
Starring: Catherine Keener, Catherine O'Hara, James Gandolfini, Lauren Ambrose, Max Records
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.