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Benjamin Mee Q&A

Zoo Keeper and writer Benjamin Mee was special guest at a preview screening at London's exclusive Mayfair Hotel. His book We Bought a Zoo has been adapted into a Hollywood Film starring Matt Damon and Scarlet Johanssen. The film takes the…

We Bought a Zoo (2012)

A  cute and soppy, largely unsatisfying film for adults with Matt Damon as the idealistic zoo keeper and bereaved father needing a fresh start. Inspired by the adventures of former British Journalist Benjamin Mee's restoration of a…

We Bought a Zoo (2012)

Light on animal shenanigans but high on schmaltz, Cameron Crowe returns to narrative filmmaking after a brief sabbatical to make music documentaries with We Bought a Zoo a family friendly tale based on the real life story of former UK…