Benjamin has lost his wife and, in a bid to start his life over, purchases a large house that has a zoo – welcome news for his daughter, but his son is not happy about it. The zoo is in need of renovation and Benjamin sets about the work with the head keeper and the rest of the staff, but, the zoo soon runs into financial trouble.
- Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
- Studio: 20th Century Fox, Dune Entertainment, Vinyl Films, Estrella Media
- Keyword: countryside, zoo, rain, love, based on memoir or autobiography, animal, hard work, blocked road
- Cast: Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson, Thomas Haden Church, Patrick Fugit, Colin Ford, Elle Fanning