Dartmoor Zoo appeal

The man who inspired the Hollywood film 'We Bought A Zoo' is turning to crowd-funding to save Dartmoor Zoo.

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Film based on Dartmoor Zoo is released

We Bought A Zoo' is inspired by Dartmoor Zoo Credit: 20th Century Fox

A film inspired by Dartmoor Zoo is released in cinemas today. 'We Bought A Zoo' stars Matt Damon and is based on the story of Benjamin Mee who tried to turn the fortunes of the Zoo around when he bought it as part of his family's dream home.

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