Only about a month until Where the Wild Things Are comes out, meaning about a month until my unbridled, enthusiastic optimism will have to finally face the harsh reality of an actual film and its flaws. I'm a bit nervous. This film is my internet girlfriend, and while I'm excited to finally meet her face-to-face, I also worry how hard I've fallen for her after only seeing some pictures and a couple videos. Can she meet my expectations? What if there's a reason she never shows anything below her shoulders?
Let's enjoy basking in the idealized pre-meeting period a bit longer with this new set of character banners. I'm sure it will be fine. How can it not be when she looks so good in all these carefully angled photos?
There you have it.
More Where the Wild Thing Are character posters on the Facebook-style utility webpage known as MySpace.... / Continue →
I really don't think I'm able to judge these Where the Wild Things Are posters with a clear head. Maybe with time I'll be able to, but for now, the sheer joy wonder of seeing these beasts made real fills me with such an awe-filled joy that I'm unable to think critically. It's l... / Continue →
Well, if you didn't hear, today has started poorly with the news legendary children's book author Maurice Sendak has died at 83, due to complications from a recent stroke. I'll leave it to The New York Times for the full obituary, but I thought we might remember the illustratio... / Continue →