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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

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

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
  • 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
FT6
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Jonsi; film editor, Mark Livolsi
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
CHV rating: PG; for coarse language
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
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W4 2012
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
  • LBI Entertainment (Firm)
  • Vinyl Films (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zoos
  • Zoo directors
  • Brain
  • Zoo keepers
  • Zoológicos
  • Brain
  • Zoo directors
  • Zoos
  • England
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
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book by Benjamin Mee
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Release date: Apr. 3, 2012
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9786314634551
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543751786
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2275178
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn796042060
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
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
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book by Benjamin Mee
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Release date: Apr. 3, 2012
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Isbn
9786314634551
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543751786
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2275178
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn796042060
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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