Watch the new trailer for Where the Wild Things Are

The new trailer for director Spike Jonze's film adaptation of Maurice Sendak's classic children's book Where the Wild Things Are has debuted on the Web, and you can watch it here and at

The trailer, which premiered earlier this week on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, brings Sendak's quirky book to life in a series of beautiful and haunting images.

The movie stars Catherine Keener, Max Records, Mark Ruffalo, Lauren Ambrose, James Gandolfini, Catherine O'Hara and Forest Whitaker and is slated to open on Oct. 16.

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