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I watched this recently with my 80 year old mother who had read the book and was keen to see the movie. Apparently this filmed version bares absolutely no resemblance to what is apparently an interesting real life story.
It is difficult to put into words just how bad this film really is. Not only has the action been moved from England to the US for no reason whatsoever but it has been turned from a film about a family struggling to keep a zoo going to a sickly sweet family drama about... well I don't really know to be honest. There's some animals, a cute little girl who loves the camera, a romance, a cute but troubled kid, an annoyingly smiley six foot tall 12 year old, some… Read more