Traditionally when you think of the Biblical story of Noah and his Ark, you picture robes, sandals and all all together more gentler approach to what we have below. Director Darren Aronofsky is never one to play by the rules, and has said all along his take on Noah will be very different, and very intense and quite dark.
With production halted for a time after Hurricane Sandy, it has been a long time since we had any updates on the pic, but with a release date of March 28th 2014 on the horizon, a brand new batch of character images have been released to give us a good idea of what to expect from Aronofsky’s sure to be genius and classic film.
Check out the images below.
Noah is directed and co-written by Darren Aronofsky, with John Logan and Ari Handel also on writing duties. The film stars Russell Crowe as Noah, Ray Winstone as his nemesis Tubal-Cain, Jennifer Connelly plays Noah’s wife Naameh,Douglas Booth will play Noah’s son Shem and Emma Watson his love interest Ila. Anthony Hopkins will play Noah’s 969 year old Grandfather Methuselah, and Logan Lerman and Kevin Durand also appear.
Noah will arrive in UK cinemas 28th March 2014.
NOAH is a close adaptation of the Biblical story of Noah’s Ark. In a world ravaged by human sin, Noah is given a divine mission: to build an Ark to save creation from the coming flood. The screenplay was written by Aronofsky and Ari Handel and revised by Academy Award®-nominated screenwriter John Logan (GLADIATOR, HUGO).