| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:17 PM
CAIRO -- A big-budget biblical epic has run into big problems in Egypt.
The Darren Aronofsky-produced “Noah,” with its depiction of the divinely inspired deluge and the building of an ark that saves surviving species, is the target of a...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:30 AM
"There isn't really a controversy," "Noah" director Darren Aronofsky said just seven days after Paramount Pictures decided to add a disclaimer to moviegoers that the film is not exactly the same story portrayed in the Bible.
In February, Variety ran a...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I GUESS darkness serves a purpose: to show us that there is redemption through chaos. I believe in that. I think that's the basis for Greek mythology," says actor Brendan Fraser.
WELL, AS ... a lot of you ... some of you ... a few of us -- watched the...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Memo to: Mark Burnett
Apparently you are not content just to be television's most prolific producer, Mark, so you have now committed yourself to a new career as a film producer -- one with a specific mission. You want Hollywood to give God a comeback....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Until film director Darren Aronofsky got his hands on it, the old tale of Noah’s Ark had devolved into a cute children’s fable of giraffes and elephants and bears and bunnies crowding onto a big boat.
Aronofsky has re-envisioned it as what...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:03 PM
An Old Testament epic will storm theaters this weekend with hopes of attracting a boatload of moviegoers.
Director Darren Aronofsky's $130-million-budgeted "Noah" is expected to generate around $40 million in ticket sales in the U.S. and Canada through...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Holy Land Experience, the Bible-themed attraction near the intersection of Interstate 4 and Kirkman Road in Orlando, will host free screenings of 2004's "The Passion of the Christ" between Good Friday and Easter Sunday.
The film, starring Jim Caviezel...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Warm and candid, Baltasar Kormakur, who is Iceland's top film director and producer, is attending Goteborg fest to receive the inaugural Nordic Honorary Dragon Award and give a masterclass. While taking a quick break from shooting "Everest," the helmer...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Like Father Like Son * * * 1/2
Ningún cineasta contemporáneo ha dedicado tanta atención a analizar las relaciones padre-hijo como Hirozaku Kore-eda. El director japonés conocido por cintas como Nobody Knows y Still Life regresa al tema con mayor...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Blame Mel Gibson for it if you like, but no Jesus movie these days is worth its salt without an utterly unflinching treatment of his torture and Crucifixion. And "Son of God" has stretches when the agony we watch this poor man endure is avert-your-eyes...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Standing in front of his congregation at One Church International, pastor Touré Roberts made an impassioned plea: Go see a Ja Rule movie this weekend.
"I'm excited about this film," the preacher said. "It's almost like God is taking it viral. It comes...