Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Teaser Trailer
The Farewell To Middle-earth Issue
Review Of The Year 2014
Subscribe: Get 12 Issues For £25
Buy the perfect Christmas present this year
Farewell To Middle-earth
Full details of our Peter Jackson-edited issue
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
First Look At Jessica Chastain In Crimson Peak
She's dressed to impress
True Story Trailer Arrives
James Franco has a tale to tell
Bill Murray Will Sing As Baloo For The Jungle Book
He knows the Bare Necessities
New American Sniper Trailer Online
Bradley Cooper shoots to kill
Tak3n Becomes A 12A
Bryan Mills adds 'killing with kindness' to his skills...
Anthony Mackie Will Make A Wish
He's set for a new comedy
Robert Rodriguez Officially Set For Fire And Ice
Sony has bought the project
The Martian Script Goes Interstellar
Exclusive look at Ridley Scott’s space-bound artwork
Podcast #142: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Tim Burton
Featuring The Interview(s)
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
30 November 2014
See Jake Gyllenhaal In The First Southpaw Image
Someone's been hitting the gym...
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
The Drop (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Begin Again (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Her (2014)
Empire Star Rating
August: Osage County (2014)
Empire Star Rating
12 Years A Slave (2014)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

New Wild Things Photos Online
Let the wild rumpus begin!

23 March 2009  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  |  Source: USA Today

submit to reddit

To brighten up your Monday morning, USA Today has a plethora of pics from Spike Jonze's Where The Wild Things Are, the long, long-awaited adaptation of Maurice Sendak's well-loved book.

Newcomer Max Records plays Max, the boy who goes on a journey to where the wild things are, and meets wild things including the horned, cat-like Carol (James Gandolfini), long-furred KW (Lauren Ambrose), the rhino-horned Judith (Catherine O'Hara), big-nosed Ira (Forest Whitaker), chicken-like Douglas (Chris Cooper), goat-like Alexander (Paul Dano) and the Bull, who doesn't speak. Catherine Keener plays Max's mother.

Where The Wild Things Are
Click the image above to the full gallery on USA Today

The film's out late this year.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Tales Of The Black Freighter Clip
Exclusive: see the Watchmen spin-off
The Coens Show True Grit
Remake(ish) next for the brothers

Your Comments

Empire website is sh*te
There is an official trailer out and yet no mention of it on the Empire website - this is not the first time this has happened - Empire you really need to up your game because at the moment I am going to Total Film for my film news! More

Posted by flipthetop at 12:44 on 26 March 2009 | Report This Post

I hadnt actually heard of the book, but given my all-consuming l love for anything Spike Jonze (Adaptation is possibly one of the cleverest films of all time) this is a film I am REALLY excited about. The trailer is incredible!! More

Posted by lona_no_friends at 11:04 on 26 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New Wild Things Photos Online
Just caught the trailer. Didn't do anything to me, just a furry version of King Kong with kids to me. Hope Jonze has something up his sleeves, casting wise he certainly does. More

Posted by Ethanial at 19:02 on 25 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New Wild Things Photos Online
L: Rgirvan44 Just wait - this time next year EVERYONE will be like "Oh yeah, an amazing film" But you and I can say we were on the wagon well before the band turned up. ount me in too! the trailer is amazing, one of the best iv seen in a long long time. bonus points for expert use of the arcade fire too. More

Posted by adambatman82 at 18:59 on 25 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New Wild Things Photos Online
Just wait - this time next year EVERYONE will be like "Oh yeah, an amazing film"   But you and I can say we were on the wagon well before the band turned up. More

Posted by Rgirvan44 at 18:14 on 25 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New Wild Things Photos Online
It's just you and I who seem to be appreciating it so far Guv!  More

Posted by Acho at 18:09 on 25 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New Wild Things Photos Online
It reminds me of the Jim Henson movies from the 1980s More

Posted by Rgirvan44 at 18:08 on 25 March 2009 | Report This Post

RE: New Wild Things Photos Online
And the trailer is up online today! http://www.traileraddict.com/trailer/where-the-wild-thi ngs-are/trailer Looks fantastic. More

Posted by Acho at 18:05 on 25 March 2009 | Report This Post

I agree - this film looks amazing. Love what Jonze has done visually. I guess it all hinges on the Wild Things themselves; they look great still but movement is the key. More

Posted by britesparc at 12:46 on 25 March 2009 | Report This Post

I really can't wait for this. These pictures look stunning and Spike Jonze seems to have captured the tone of the book perfectly. More

Posted by evildave69 at 23:18 on 23 March 2009 | Report This Post

SUBSCRIPTION OFFERS

SAVE UP TO 69% GET 12 ISSUES FOR ONLY £25
Get the best seat in the house by subscribing to the world's biggest movie magazine today. Save up to 69% and every month you'll get exclusive subscriber-only covers, access to the biggest stars and the best news, reviews and behind-the-scenes reports straight from the set. Click here to find the perfect offer for you


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Watch: Night At The Museum's Cast Share Their Favourite Robin Williams Performance
Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson and Ben Kingsley pay tribute to the actor

Watch: Jack O'Connell And Luke Treadaway Talk Unbroken
On POWs, panto and how to name your bomber

Review Of 2014: The 15 Best Cameos Of The Year
Our favourite one-scene movie-stealers

8 Things You Can Learn From The BFI's Star Wars Exhibition
The original crawl, a 'grotesque' villain and a very different princess

Review Of The Year: 40 Worst Posters Of 2014
One-sheets that you'd rather not have on your wall

Hobbit Q&As: Ian McKellen On Finally Saying Goodbye And Farewell To Gandalf The Grey
Read our exclusive Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies interviews

Review Of 2014: The Best TV Moments Of The Year
We celebrate the small screen's biggest scenes

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)