Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Australia, USA
Duration: 101 min.
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.
stylized, touching, emotional, offbeat, serious, surreal, captivating, melancholic, cerebral, gloomy ...
kids, family outing, pre-teens
island, adventure, childhood, loneliness, family, imagination, fantasy world, storytelling, monster, puppets, mischievous children, children, young heroes, adaptation, imaginary kingdom, coming of age, imaginary friend, runaway, escapades, book, adolescence, depression, imaginary, youth, surrealism ...
contemporary, 21st century