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The Resource Where the wild things are, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in asociation with Legendary Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures, a Playtone/Wild Things production, a Spike Jonze film ; produced by Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Maurice Sendak, John Carls, Vincent Landay ; screenplay by Spike Jonze & Dave Eggers ; directed by Spike Jonze, (Blu-ray videorecording)

Where the wild things are, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in asociation with Legendary Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures, a Playtone/Wild Things production, a Spike Jonze film ; produced by Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Maurice Sendak, John Carls, Vincent Landay ; screenplay by Spike Jonze & Dave Eggers ; directed by Spike Jonze, (Blu-ray videorecording)

Label
Where the wild things are
Title
Where the wild things are
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents in asociation with Legendary Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures, a Playtone/Wild Things production, a Spike Jonze film ; produced by Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Maurice Sendak, John Carls, Vincent Landay ; screenplay by Spike Jonze & Dave Eggers ; directed by Spike Jonze
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Max has an active imagination, who will throw a fit if others don't go along with what he wants. Following an incident with his sister Claire and her friends, Max throws a tantrum when his mother pays more attention to her boyfriend than to him - runs away from home. Wearing his wolf costume at the time, Max not only runs away physically, but runs toward a world in his imagination. This world, an ocean away, is inhabited by large wild beasts, including Carol who has the same temperament as Max. Instead of eating Max like they normally would with creatures of his type, the wild things befriend Max after he proclaims himself a king who can magically solve all their problems
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Karen O, Carter Burwell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for mild thematic elements, some adventure action and brief language
Language note
English (DTS-HD 5.1, Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish dialogue (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Catherine Keener, Max Records, Mark Ruffalo, Lauren Ambrose, Chris Cooper, James Gandolfini, Catherine O'Hara, Forest Whitaker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1997-
  • 1978-
  • 1951-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Goetzman, Gary
  • Sendak, Maurice
  • Carls, John
  • Landay, Vincent
  • Jonze, Spike
  • Eggers, Dave
  • Keener, Catherine
  • Records, Max
  • Ruffalo, Mark
  • Ambrose, Lauren
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Gandolfini, James
  • O'Hara, Catherine
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • O, Karen
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Sendak, Maurice
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Legendary Pictures
  • Village Roadshow Pictures
  • Playtone (Firm)
  • Wild Things (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imagination in children
  • Temper tantrums
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Mothers and sons
  • Children's costumes
  • Runaway children
Technique
live action
Label
Where the wild things are, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in asociation with Legendary Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures, a Playtone/Wild Things production, a Spike Jonze film ; produced by Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Maurice Sendak, John Carls, Vincent Landay ; screenplay by Spike Jonze & Dave Eggers ; directed by Spike Jonze, (Blu-ray videorecording)
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Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: Higglety pigglety pop! or There must be more to life: a new live-action/animated adaptation of Maurice Sendak's book; "HBO First Look: "Where the wild things are:" behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film; series of "Where the wild things are" shorts by Lance Bangs: "Maurice and Spike," "Max and Spike," "The Records family," "Carter Burwell," " The absurd difficulty of filming a dog running and barking at the same time," "Crew pranks Spike," "Vampire attack: the Max Records short" and "The kids take over the picture."."
  • For specific features see interactive menu
  • This Blu-ray disc is copy protected
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 Blu-ray Disc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781419881220
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000095408
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)497926323
System details
Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High Defnition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
other
Label
Where the wild things are, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in asociation with Legendary Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures, a Playtone/Wild Things production, a Spike Jonze film ; produced by Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Maurice Sendak, John Carls, Vincent Landay ; screenplay by Spike Jonze & Dave Eggers ; directed by Spike Jonze, (Blu-ray videorecording)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Special features: Higglety pigglety pop! or There must be more to life: a new live-action/animated adaptation of Maurice Sendak's book; "HBO First Look: "Where the wild things are:" behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film; series of "Where the wild things are" shorts by Lance Bangs: "Maurice and Spike," "Max and Spike," "The Records family," "Carter Burwell," " The absurd difficulty of filming a dog running and barking at the same time," "Crew pranks Spike," "Vampire attack: the Max Records short" and "The kids take over the picture."."
  • For specific features see interactive menu
  • This Blu-ray disc is copy protected
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 Blu-ray Disc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781419881220
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1000095408
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)497926323
System details
Blu-ray disc, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High Defnition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
other

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