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'Maddaddam' Trilogy Coming To Hbo And Darren Aronofsky's Behind The Camera

By Jack de Aguilar | 5th June 2014

HBO’s penchant for daring adaptations doesn’t show any signs of abating; the premium cable channel is ready to pump its creative juices into a TV version of Margaret Atwood’s MaddAddam trilogy and have installed White...

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Yoga, Painting, Boyfriends And Theatre: Emma Watson Looks To The Future Now Hermione’S Not Holding Her Back

By Lauren James | 5th April 2014

Emma Watson has been doing a lot of pondering on the next stage of her life. The Noah actress is now on the brink of graduating in English Literature from Brown University and is looking...

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'Noah': An Epic Of Biblical Proportions Taking America By Storm

By Rich Cline | 4th April 2014

Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky has experimented with most genres over the course of his career, from brainy freak-out ('Pi') to gritty self-discovery ('The Wrestler') by way of intense drama ('Requiem for a Dream'), personal sci-fi odyssey...

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'Noah' Storms Debut Box Office, Riding Wave Of Controversy To No.1

By Lauren James | 31st March 2014

Noah has swept to success in its debut weekend, having opened in the USA. Darren Aronofsky's controversial new biblical epic took a massive $44 million over the weekend, which sent the film sailing past last...

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A Week In Movies: Noah Continues Its Roll-out, Rio 2 Has A Tropical Premiere, Macbeth Films In England, Three Sci-fi Trailers Arrive At Once

By Rich Cline | 28th March 2014

As Darren Aronofsky's ambitious retelling of the biblical tale of Noah opens in America this weekend, Russell Crowe continues his world tour, premiering the film in cities on every continent. This Saturday alone he'll attend...

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'Noah' Basks In Warmer Ratings After Early Flood Of Critical Scorn

By Lauren James | 28th March 2014

Box office prospects are beginning to look brighter for Noah, Darren Aronofsky's new biblical epic. Opening in the USA today, the Russell Crowe-starring blockbuster's commercial success fell into doubt after several Middle Eastern countries raced...

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Darren Aronofsky Gets It Right: The Critics Don't Sink 'Noah's' Arc

By Jack de Aguilar | 28th March 2014

With all the hype surrounding Darren Aronofsky’s biblical epic Noah – religious groups denouncing it; widespread bans in the Middle East; numerous re-cuts and studio interference – just getting it into cinemas sounded like a...

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Aronofsky's 'Noah' Is One Of The Most Ridiculous, Magnificent Movies, Ever

By Michael West | 27th March 2014

Darren Aronofsky's retelling of the story of Noah was never going to be a straight biblical tale. We knew that after Lionsgate executives began sweating, pushing for a more religious slant and suggesting a Christian...

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Darren Aronofsky Wants You To Know That 'Noah' Isn't Religious, At All

By Michael West | 26th March 2014

Just to annoy the religious critics of his movie some more, filmmaker and self-professed Darren Aronofsky has called his retelling of the story of Noah, "the least biblical biblical film ever made."Russell Crowe Plays 'Noah'Somehow,...

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Emma Watson Shares Her Biblically Grotty Styling Tips At 'Noah' Press Call

By Lauren James | 26th March 2014

Want that unwashed, straight-outta-Genesis fieldworker look but not sure how you can attain such physical degradation? Well your favourite actress, Emma Watson, is here to tell you how to look Bible on a budget thanks...

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A Week In Movies: Blockbusters Premiere In L.a. And London And We Get More Detailed Trailers For Transcendence, Godzilla And Maleficent

By Rich Cline | 21st March 2014

It was another week for starry movie premieres. In Los Angeles, Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, Theo James and Ashley Judd walked the red carpet for Divergent. The future dystopia thriller opens this weekend in America,...

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A Week In News: Sxsw In Full Swing, Fury For 'Frozen', 'Noah' And 'Mean Girls' Mania

By Lauren James | 14th March 2014

South By Southwest In Full Swing: The annual Texas celebration of music, film and art has kicked off in Austin and is proving as successful and exciting as ever. As usual, the evening's music festival...

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Darren Aronofksy's 'Noah' Banned In Uae, Qatar, Bahrain

By Michael West | 14th March 2014

Darren Aronofsky's epic Noah starring Russell Crowe has been banned in the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Bahrain because it could offend Muslims. The decision comes after the movie sparked controversy amongst Christians in the...

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Why Is Darren Aronofsky's 'Noah' Banned In The Middle East? [Trailer + Pictures]

By Lauren James | 13th March 2014

Darren Aronofsky's new movie, Noah, has been banned in Middle Eastern countries because of a fear of religious provocation. The Black Swan director has adapted the Christian bible tale of Noah's Ark for his new...

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'Noah': Mixed Signals In Mexico, Strong Start Predicted, Christian Rock Cut Revealed

By Jack de Aguilar | 11th March 2014

Darren Aronofsky’s Noah was never going to fly under the radar. The film, based on the intrepid Noah from Genesis, essentially flies in the face of religion, which was a sticky issue for Paramount, who...

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'Noah' Isn't Out Of The Woods: Aronofsky's Biblical Epic Still Jumping Through Hoops

By Jack de Aguilar | 8th March 2014

It’s gone through rigorous and voluminous re-editing, been criticised by religious groups and faced corporate intervention, but despite Darren Aronofsky’s Noah finally getting a finished cut in Europe and America, proceedings inside the UAE haven't...

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Emma Watson Drank Stagnant Water After Aronofsky's 'Noah' Bottle Ban

By Michael West | 17th February 2014

If having to shoot her scenes between 4am and 7am in the morning wasn't bad enough, Emma Watson has revealed how she fell ill on the set of Noah after director Darren Aronofsky banned bottled...

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How Darren Aronofsky Won The Biblical Battle For Control With Noah

By Jack de Aguilar | 14th February 2014

Darren Aronofksy’s Noah is a film of epic proportions, telling the long tale of Noah’s fight against an almighty flood that threatens to end all of humanity and life on earth. But there was an...

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Darren Aronofsky, One, Paramount, Nil, - Director Gets The 'Noah' Cut He Wanted

By Jack de Aguilar | 13th February 2014

Darren Aronofsky came to loggerheads with Paramount over his biblical epic, Noah, starring Russell Crowe. The problem lay with the final cut, and the perennial battle between auteur and Hollywood studio reared its ugly head...

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Darren Aronofsky's 'Noah' Brings The Bible Tale To Epic Life With Russell Crowe [Trailer]

By Lauren James | 14th November 2013

Everyone knows the story of Noah, whether religious or not, virtually everyone is familiar with the man who received a warning from God that a flood was coming and built a giant ark to save...

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Religious Audiences Argue Noah Story Diverges From Bible, Even Though It Never Happened

By Jack de Aguilar | 18th October 2013

Darren Aronofsky is facing a strange few months. His film, Noah, which stars Russell Crowe and Emma Watson (that’s not the weird bit) was put in front of Christian and Jewish test audiences, only for...

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Darren Aronofksy And Paramount Feud Over Final Cut Of $125 Million 'Noah'

By Michael West | 16th October 2013

Having final cut is important to auteurs. Most studios - and almost all of the major ones - finance movies for one thing: to make a profit. Directors understand this, though getting final cut of...

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Sigourney Weaver And Ridley Scott To Join Forces Once Again For 'Exodus'

By Joe Wilde | 28th August 2013

Sigourney Weaver is re-teaming with the man who gave her her big break; Ridley Scott, to co-star in the director's upcoming Bible epic Exodus. The 20th Century Fox production will see Weaver star as Tuya,...

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Spy Who Loved Me: Daniel Craig Kisses Rachel Weisz At Bafta Britannia Awards

By Michael West | 8th November 2012

Daniel Craig and wife Rachel Weisz shared a rare moment of public intimacy at the 2012 Britannia Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Wednesday evening (November 8, 2012). The British couple were attending the...

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Megan Fox's Baby Arrives Safe: Russell Crowe Will Love The Name, Maybe

By Michael West | 18th October 2012

Megan Fox's baby boy arrived safe and sound on September 27th 2012, with the Transformers actress, 26, making the announcement on her official Facebook page after saying she wanted to tell her fans directly. "He...

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