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Noah Has Already Been Banned In A Bunch Of Countries
A certain segment of Christians might be upset about Noah’s message allegedly straying a bit from the holy source material, but that outrage is apparently nothing compared to the pushback so far in the Middle East. Prior to its release date, the movie has already been banned in several countries and analysts are predicting it will suffer the same censored fate in much of the region.
The VFX Company Behind Noah Lost A Flood Of Money On The Project
Noah might be full of rain, but the Paramount Pictures project didn't make it rain for Look Effects, the VFX company behind the movie's epic flood scenes. The ambitious project pushed Look Effects into so much more work than anticipated, that they are now struggling to stay afloat!
Noah Set Visit: Building An Ark With Russell Crowe and Darren Aronofsky
Many of the exteriors in Noah were filmed in Iceland, which gives the film the unmistakable look immediately familiar in all of the trailers. But in September of 2012-- just a few weeks before Hurricane Sandy blew through--Aronofsky had come home, erecting a giant version of the ark in a park in Long Island, an hour outside New York City.
Paramount Significantly Alters Noah's Marketing Without Consulting Darren Aronofsky
Early on, Paramount and Aronofsky agreed to market to those of Christian faith without pandering or making excuses, urging them to open their minds to an unusual interpretation to a beloved story. Instead, Paramount did not consult with the director and honored the wishes of the National Religious Broadcasters by labeling ads and promotional material with this message.
10 Movies That Will Contend For Best Picture Next Year
There's a barrage of high-profile projects coming out in the next 10 months that can qualify for the Academy Awards, but which 10 features do we feel are fighting fit for Oscar?
Russell Crowe Begs The Pope To Watch Darren Aronofsky's Noah
Russell Crowe made an unexpected request to someone who curries even more favor than an A-lister. He reached out to the Pope, asking him to see Crowe's upcoming epic Noah.
Paramount Strikes Back Against The Biased Survey That Attacked Noah
"The survey question that had the 98% response rate did not contain any reference to the film Noah, despite the fact that the Variety reporting implied that it did, and research from industry leading firms about the upcoming epic paints a very different picture," the studio says in a release.
This Hilariously Biased Poll Claims A Stupid Number Of Christians Are Mad At Hollywood
We’re a little more than a month away from Noah hitting theaters, and at this point, no one has any idea whether it’ll be a massive flop, a massive hit or something in between. The truth is it probably depends on how many of the 100 million or so Evangelicals who live in the United States show up, and a new poll would have you believe they want no part of Noah.
Darren Aronofsky Gets Final Say Over Noah's Theatrical Cut
Aronofsky’s movies have always been powerful and confrontational, though it was only a matter of time before he surrendered to the threat of test screenings. Separate versions of the film were shown to audiences, with incomplete effects and music that he felt, and while Aronofsky felt he and the studio hit a “rough patch,” Paramount fully supports his vision.
Noah Character Posters Debut Along With Killer Soundtrack News
Noah is coming, and with it so is a flood of new marketing materials, including character posters, a graphic novel, and a hotly anticipated soundtrack.
Darren Aronofsky's Noah To Be Converted To 3D For Select Foreign Markets
Director Darren Aronofsky shot his upcoming biblical epic Noah in 2D and that's exactly how the film will be coming to theaters Stateside next month - but the same can't be said for the movie's international release. Paramount Pictures plans to shake up their global release of the blockbuster by creating a special 3D version that will only be playing in cinemas outside of the U.S.
Captain America, Transformers And More: Your GIF Guide To The Best Super Bowl Trailer Moments
Amidst a sea of new commercials, a rocking halftime show and a football game, yesterday's Super Bowl broadcast also delivered some thrilling new TV spots for a handful of extremely anticipated movies. We were treated all the Michael Bayhem we could handle -- or all that could fit into a 34-second spot -- with the new Transformers: Age of Extinction trailer...
Russell Crowe Braves Floodwaters In Noah Super Bowl Trailer
The 30-second ad is definitely more exciting than anything Bud Light or GoDaddy.com are bringing, and it’s more pulse-pounding than the theatrical trailer previously released. You can’t go wrong with huge snake armies and swords that turn the ground into fire.
Russell Crowe Prepares For A Flood In Noah's Super Bowl Trailer
Noah is based on a script co-written by Aronofsky and Ari Handel and retells the classic biblical tale of how the titular ordinary man (Russell Crowe) was instructed by god to build an ark in preparation for an apocalyptic flood. The film features a talented supporting cast that includes Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Hopkins, Douglas Booth, Logan Lerman and Emma Watson, and the film will be in theaters on March 28th
Russell Crowe Stands Alone In Final Poster For Darren Aronofsky's Noah
Based on a script by Aronofsky and John Logan, the film will recount the fantastic tale of how Noah (played by Russell Crowe) built a massive ark to house two of every animal on Earth before an apocalyptic flood. As you can probably tell from the tone of this poster, it's a fairly dark tale and the image of the hero makes it look like he's had to go through some really rough shit in order to finish the work commanded of him by god.