|We Bought a Zoo(2011)|
Running Time: 124 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Writer: Aline Brosh McKenna (screenplay), Cameron Crowe (screenplay), Benjamin Mee (book)
Director: Cameron Crowe
Actors: Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson, Thomas Haden Church, Colin Ford
Synopsis: Benjamin has lost his wife. In a bid to start his life over, he purchases a large house that has a zoo. This is welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the head keeper, Kelly, and the rest of the zoo staff. But, the zoo soon runs into financial trouble. The staff must get the zoo back to its former glory, pass a zoo inspection, and get it back open to the public.