Trailer for Where the Wild Things Are: Looks great

I was so worried about this book ever becoming a movie – Horton Hears a Who and the other Seuss stuff was execrable – but this preview shows that Spike Jonze and David Eggers can me beautiful monster music together. October 16, eh? Can’t wait.

And dammit if Arcade Fire behind the adventures of a kid in a monster suit didn’t just make me shiver a little. I’m getting soft in my old age.