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Inside Where the Wild Things Are

Joel D. Amos is a Los Angeles-based writer, and the Senior Entertainment Editor here at SheKnows. He has interviewed numerous celebrities, including Angelina Jolie, Julia Roberts, Katherine Heigl, Rachel McAdams, Jamie Foxx, Anne Hathaw...

A classic comes to life

Where the Wild Things Are lands in theaters October 16 and SheKnows has our readers covered.

Max Records and a friendWhether it's our inside interview with Where the Wild Things Are writer-director Spike Jonze or our chats with his brilliant cast including Max Records, Forrest Whitaker and Catherine Keener, no one covers Wild Things as SheKnows Entertainment can.

Where the Wild Things may be weeks away from opening, but we have your first taste of what it took to bring this beloved book to life on the big screen as only Spike Jonze could.

Maurice Sendak and Spike Jonze worked closely together to ensure Sendak's vision from his classic children's book and Warner Bros allows SheKnows readers to get inside their creative collaboration.

After the video feature, we give you more character banners and detail how the World Wildlife Federation and Where the Wild Things Are are partnering to get kids outside.

Inside Sendak and Spike's Wild Things


Max: Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are cast credits

SheKnows has the approved list of voice actors and live action performers who will bring the timeless children's book to life.

Catherine Keener: Mom (Connie)
Max Records: Max
Mark Ruffalo: Boyfriend (Rob)
Lauren Ambrose: KW
Chris Cooper: Douglas
James Gandolfini: Carol
Catherine O'hara: Judith
Forest Whitaker: Ira
Paul Dano: Alexander
Michael Berry Jr: The Bull

Where can I see Wild Things?

Very soon our fellow Where the Wild Things Are fans. The film arrives in theaters October 16 on thousands of screens across the country.

The characters of Where the Wild Things Are have enthralled generations. Now, courtesy of Warner Bros, SheKnows has an inside look at the visual representations of the Where the Wild Things Are classic characters.

Up next...monsters who are hardly monsters at all -- more character banners!

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