Max, a lonely child who creates a dreamworld named Planet Drool, where all of his imagination and dreams come to life. He creates two characters: Sharkboy and Lavagirl. Max was always builled by Linus until they become friends at the end of the film. Max always writes down about his dreams in his dream journal. Max created Planet Drool while thinking of a place to have fun to escape his life on Earth. Max then recieves his powers after using his dreams. Max's life at the end of the movie changes because of a dream.