Friday 2nd September 2011
The animals at the Franklin Park Zoo break their time-honored code of silence and reveal that they can talk in the family-friendly comedy Zookeeper, coming to Blu-ray Combo Pack, single disc Blu-ray and DVD on 21st November 2011 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Kevin James (Grown Ups, Paul Blart: Mall Cop) is loveable zookeeper Griffin Keyes, who finds true love with a lot of help from his talking animals. Zookeeper also stars Rosario Dawson (Seven Pounds) and Leslie Bibb (Iron Man 2).
The bonus features on the DVD include deleted scenes, a blooper reel and multiple behind-the-scenes featurettes, including Creating the Visual Effects, which shows how filmmakers created talking animals. The Blu-ray Disc contains everything included on the DVD, plus additional featurettes, including The Cast of Zookeeper, a look at some of the star voices in the film, including Judd Apatow, Jim Breuer, Jon Favreau, Faison Love and Maya Rudolph, as well as movieIQ+sync. The Blu-ray Combo Pack includes all the added value from the single DVD and Blu-ray versions.
In Zookeeper, the animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes (Kevin James). Finding himself more comfortable with a lion than a lady, Griffin decides the only way to get a girl in his life is to leave the zoo and find a more glamorous job. The animals, in a panic, decide to break their time-honored code of silence and reveal their biggest secret: they can talk! To keep Griffin from leaving, they decide to teach him the rules of courtship - animal style.
Zookeeper was directed by Frank Coraci. The screenplay was written by Nick Bakay, Rock Reuben, Kevin James, Jay Scherick and David Ronn with story by Jay Scherick & David Ronn. Barry Bernardi, Jeff Sussman, Charles Newirth and Jennifer Eatz served as executive producers, with Todd Garner, Kevin James, Adam Sandler, Jack Giarraputo and Walt Becker producing.
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.