How Do You Improve A Classic Kid’s Book? Have Christopher Walken Read It

Christopher Walken reading children’s stories is such an established “thing” that it’s been lampooned on The Simpsons, but it’s so consistently funny it can be filed under “never gets old.” Need proof? Here’s the idiosyncratic master’s take onWhere The Wild Things Are, complete with off-the-cuff commentary on the story itself. Apparently, Walken’s less impressed with Sendak than several generations of enthralled kids.

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