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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 + DVD)

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 + DVD)

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
TEFMT
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
  • Zoológicos
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 + DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Some items issued with a digital copy
  • 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
Accompanying material
1 DVD (124 min. ; sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray/DVD combo pack
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
  • 1759327
  • 2103864
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) ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • 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, (videorecording Blu-ray + DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Some items issued with a digital copy
  • 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
Accompanying material
1 DVD (124 min. ; sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.).
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray/DVD combo pack
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
  • 1759327
  • 2103864
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) ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
  • Blu-ray disc
  • DVD

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