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Young Star Enjoys A Wild London Premiere

December 03, 2009

The 12-year-old star of new film Where The Wild Things Are has met some of his equally young fans at the London premiere.

Max Records, who plays mischievous Max in the movie, stopped to sign autographs in the heavy rain. He said: "London seems pretty great, honestly. It's so rainy, it's awesome.

"I live in Portland, Oregon, and it's like this a lot."

The film focuses on Max as he runs away from home to the fantasy world of the Wild Things and becomes their king.

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