I love movies, but I generally only love movies that are “feel good.” My life is stressful enough that when I get a chance to watch a movie I really don’t want to think…or be scared…or tense. I just want to walk away with a big smile on my face.
With that in mind, one of my favorite movies is We Bought a Zoo. In the movie widowed dad, Benjamin Mee (played by Matt Damon), is working to instill a sense of courage and adventure in his children. They are dealing with a great loss and a big transition in their lives, so Benjamin feels the responsibility of equipping his children to tackle life head on [...]