Where the Wild Things Are: The IMAX Experience Synopsis
A mischievous boy (Max Records) enters a magical land and becomes King of All Wild Things.

Movie Reviews

Eh

By GreysChel
Good costumes etc, but the script was hard to follow and the 'lesson' at the end was too obscured for children to capture....

Must see in IMAX

By jubileenz
great movie for people who have read the book....

Where The Wild Things Are

By MerchantBeast
"To make a movie about what it feels like to be 9 years old -- that was my simple intention," says Spike Jonze, whose edgy riff on Maurice Sendak's classic children's book, Where the Wild Things Are...

These Boys know Boys

By jessieviolet
One of the screenwriters, Dave Eggars, became famous years ago for penning the fantastic true story "A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius". When his parents both died within months of each other...

An amazing movie for the mind

By funkypoetz
Where the wild things are was just plain fun, if you're going to go see it make sure you have an open mind and let you imagination run as wild as Max's...

Where the Wild Things Are

By annamaeowl
Wonderfully done. Darker than the book and suited for adults. The young boy sorted out his problems by trying to solve those of the "Wild Things". The visuals were beautiful, and the...

WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE

By demodave
I took my grandson to see this movie...I loved it. My grandson? He was riveted to his seat. No bathroom breaks, no talking, just absorbing a really great movie experience....

Five Word Review

By batman1409
Ethereal poignant beautiful frightening gentle...

Stunningly Beautiful & Infinitely Creative

By glewtion
To take a children's book with maybe a few paragraphs of text and some beautiful illustrations, and turn it into a visual experience that you get lost in and shed tears for, is nothing short of a...

WELL WORTH THE WAIT!

By stefb
I have been waiting for this movie to be released for months and I saw it last night and have to say it was well worth the wait! I have read the other reviews on here and have to say this: I...

More Info

Rated PG | For mild thematic elements, some adventure action and brief language.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 9+ Sometimes-dark adaptation focuses on friendship, loneliness.
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