20th Century Fox have released the first trailer for Cameron Crowe's We Bought a Zoo. The movie, based on Benjamin Mee’s memoir 'We Bought a Zoo: The Amazing True Story of a Young Family, a Broken Down Zoo, and the 200 Wild Animals That Changed Their Lives Forever' follows Ben, a single father who attempts to fulfil the memory of his late wife by moving his family to an animal sanctuary and renovating it with the help of an eclectic staff. We Bought a Zoo stars Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson, Thomas Haden Church, Patrick Fugit, Elle Fanning & John Michael Higgins. The movie hits theaters this December 23rd. Hit the jump to check out the trailer.
Synopsis: "This holiday season, acclaimed filmmaker Cameron Crowe (Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous) directs an amazing and true story about a single dad who decides his family needs a fresh start, so he and his two children move to the most unlikely of places: a zoo. With the help of an eclectic staff, and with many misadventures along the way, the family works to return the dilapidated zoo to its former wonder and glory."