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The Resource We bought a zoo, LBI Entertainment / Vinyl Films production ; produced by Julie Yorn, Cameron Crowe, Rick Yorn ; screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna and Cameron Crowe ; directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording Blu-ray)

We bought a zoo, LBI Entertainment / Vinyl Films production ; produced by Julie Yorn, Cameron Crowe, Rick Yorn ; screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna and Cameron Crowe ; directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
We bought a zoo
Title
We bought a zoo
Statement of responsibility
LBI Entertainment / Vinyl Films production ; produced by Julie Yorn, Cameron Crowe, Rick Yorn ; screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna and Cameron Crowe ; directed by Cameron Crowe
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A memoir by Benjamin Mee, tells the true account of how the author and his family used their life savings to buy a dilapidated zoo, replete with 200 exotic animals facing destruction, in the English countryside. Mee, along with his children, had to balance caring for his wife, who was dying of brain cancer, with dealing with escaped tigers, raising endangered animals, working with an eclectic skeleton crew and readying the zoo for a reopening
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Jonsi ; film editor, Mark Livolsi
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for language and some thematic elements
Language note
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio for people with visual disabilities
PerformerNote
Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson, Thomas Haden Church, Patrick Fugit, Elle Fanning, John Michael Higgins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1969-
  • 1984-
  • 1982-
  • 1998-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crowe, Cameron
  • Yorn, Julie
  • Yorn, Rick
  • McKenna, Aline Brosh
  • Damon, Matt
  • Johansson, Scarlett
  • Church, Thomas Haden
  • Fugit, Patrick
  • Fanning, Elle
  • Higgins, John Michael
  • Mee, Benjamin
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zoos
  • Zoo directors
  • Brain
Technique
live action
Label
We bought a zoo, LBI Entertainment / Vinyl Films production ; produced by Julie Yorn, Cameron Crowe, Rick Yorn ; screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna and Cameron Crowe ; directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Requires Blu-ray player
  • Based on the book by Benjamin Mee
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Bonus features: deleted & extended scenes ; gag reel ; We shot a zoo ; Their happy is too loud ; The real mee ; gallery by still photographer Neal Preston ; audio commentary ; sneak peek ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543751786
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2275178
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778903490
  • (OCoLC)778903490
  • 251174
System details
Blu-ray disc, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) aspect ratio, 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), 5.1 Dolby Digital (French, Spanish)
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
We bought a zoo, LBI Entertainment / Vinyl Films production ; produced by Julie Yorn, Cameron Crowe, Rick Yorn ; screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna and Cameron Crowe ; directed by Cameron Crowe, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Requires Blu-ray player
  • Based on the book by Benjamin Mee
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Bonus features: deleted & extended scenes ; gag reel ; We shot a zoo ; Their happy is too loud ; The real mee ; gallery by still photographer Neal Preston ; audio commentary ; sneak peek ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543751786
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2275178
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778903490
  • (OCoLC)778903490
  • 251174
System details
Blu-ray disc, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) aspect ratio, 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), 5.1 Dolby Digital (French, Spanish)
Terms governing use
This Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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