Where The Wild Things Are – Movie ReviewMoviesReviews0 min read Maurice Sendak wanted Spike Jonze to direct the adaptation of Where The Wild Things Are. He got what he wanted. In Where The Wild Things Are a little boy with daddy issues escapes to a made up world filled with Radiohead monsteresque fans to find a daddy figure, resolve issues with his own relationships. Returns home happily and understanding. He’ll probably be diagnosed with Aspergers in the sequel.