We bought a zoo [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; an LBI Entertainment, Vinyl Films production ; a Cameron Crowe film ; produced by Julie Yorn, Cameron Crowe, Rick Yorn ; screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna and Cameron Crowe ; directed by Cameron Crowe
- Uniform Title:
- We bought a zoo (Motion picture)
- Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 
- Physical Description:
- 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Crowe, Cameron, 1957-
Yorn, Julie, 1969-
McKenna, Aline Brosh
Johansson, Scarlett, 1984-
Church, Thomas Haden
Fugit, Patrick, 1982-
Ford, Colin, 1996-
Fanning, Elle, 1998-
Jones, Maggie Elizabeth
Higgins, John Michael
MacFadyen, Angus, 1963-
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
LBI Entertainment (Firm)
Vinyl Films (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
- Language Note:
- English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio for people with visual disabilities; closed-captioned.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles.
- Adapted from a memoir by Benjamin Mee, the story of how the author, who has lost his wife, and his children cope with a dilapidated zoo, dealing with escaped tigers, raising endangered animals, working with an eclectic skeleton crew and readying the zoo for a reopening.
- Audience Notes:
- MPAA rating: PG; for language and some thematic elements CHV rating: PG; for coarse language OFRB rating: PG; for language.
- Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Based on the book by Benjamin Mee.
Special features: It's a zoo: behind the scenes with the animals; audio commentary with director Cameron Crowe, actor JB Smoove and editor Mark Livolsi.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; music by Jónsi ; film editor, Mark Livolsi.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson, Thomas Haden Church, Patrick Fugit, Colin Ford, Elle Fanning, Maggie Elizabeth Jones, John Michael Higgins, Angus MacFadyen, Peter Riegert.
- Technical Details:
- DVD, region 1, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 (English), Dolby Surround (French, Spanish).
- No public performance rights. Classroom instruction and home use permitted.
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