We Bought a Zoo

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We Bought a Zoo

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Matt Damon

Benjamin Mee

Scarlett Johansson

Kelly Foster

Elle Fanning

Lily Miska

Carla Gallo

Rhonda

Storyline

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 it's former glory, pass a zoo inspection, and get it back open to the public.


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Johnvajon

Karma33994

Grade

B+

We Bought a Zoo21 November 2016

Family/Children Watch: All very predictable, at times funny and at least pleasant! Good family Watch.

ozziematt

Karma4325

Grade

C+

annoyed me08 February 2014

I got 15 minutes into this and i had to stop watching.

Here's why:

The man is portrayed as incompetent, stupid and knowing nothing.

But he still has to pay for everything and take full responsibility.

The story portrays a five year old as being more intelligent than a grown man.... more

nightowl87

Karma11

Grade

A+

loved it09 December 2012

thought it was super cute! took my best friend to see it and bought the movie a couple days after it came out!

Dolphantasy

Karma3047

Grade

B+

Drama Not a Comedy24 November 2012

It had some funny moments, but this is a family drama, not a comedy. My 7 year olds watched and enjoyed it.

smartie

Karma8293

Grade

A+

Totally Unrealistic but a funny watch26 August 2012

this movie was so out their in the unbelievable way that I found it hard at time to not just say 'please' and turn it off but it was so funny in other places that it could be over looked. When you watch it don't go in with any ideas and you will be happy with what you get but if you are looking... more

JJK

Karma5254

Grade

A+

Excellent!25 July 2012

Matt Damon is one of the Most Genuine Actors out there who puts his heart into his acting. This movie was incredible from start to finish. You can see the way everyone adapts for the common good of them all. It was a movie with a message of hope. Great for anyone to watch, from young to younger... more

cat

Karma161056

Grade

B+

kids love it16 July 2012

sounds a bit like our house most days !!!! ha ha

phill21

Karma66

Grade

B+

we bought a zoo06 July 2012

great movie, great cast, great story and sometimes tear jerker, a must watch on my list

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