| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Not many superheroes can wallop bad guys and belt out a tune with equal aplomb, but Fox's "X-Men" franchise boasts just such a guy in Hugh Jackman, a.k.a. Wolverine.
The star of last summer's "The Wolverine" demonstrated his singing prowess in an...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel today pledged added resources to prepare for possible flooding as deep snow melts throughout Chicago, but also beseeched Mother Nature for a break and talked about ordering his top water official to go see a film about the biblical...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:52 AM
In a move clearly aimed to appease potential religious critics, Paramount Pictures is adding a disclaimer to marketing materials for "Noah," writer-director Darren Aronofsky's drama about the great flood.
The studio announced late Thursday that the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Like the eponymous hero of his new biblical epic "Noah," director Darren Aronofsky has proved himself a man obsessively devoted to a formidable undertaking: in Aronofsky's case, combining a scriptural story with blockbuster visuals and a provocative...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Paramount Pictures has purchased a Super Bowl spot to promote Darren Aronofsky's "Noah," which is sailing into theaters March 28.
The studio announced plans to show the commercial for the film before kick-off, after the national anthem.
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
For Italian director Gabriele Muccino, making movies in Hollywood has been a roller-coaster ride that began at the top, working with Will Smith as helmer of "The Pursuit of Happyness" and "Seven Pounds," and came hurtling back to earth with 2012 train...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:30 AM
MEXICO CITY — A lot of people think they know what the real story of the movie "Noah" should be.
They are likely some of the same people who think they know what the real story of the man Noah is.
Darren Aronofsky, the director of the new...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:30 AM
NEW YORK — The ark in "Noah" should be the ultimate petting zoo, but a warning sign on the film's massive set here tells visitors to keep their hands to themselves: "Animals are fragile. Please do not touch."
There are fake mammals crowding one...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:28 PM
There are myriad ways to promote a film these days, most notably through trailers, billboards, media junkets and talk-show appearances.
Now "Noah" star Russell Crowe is trying to reach a higher power, beseeching Pope Francis on Twitter to watch his...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Akiva Goldsman has come on board to work on the script for Lionsgate's "Insurgent," the sequel to its upcoming "Divergent."
Brian Duffield worked on the initial script for "Insurgent," set to open March 20, 2015.
Variety reported last month that...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Following days of conflicting reports whether Russell Crowe would get his wish to meet with Pope Francis, the "Noah" star did make the pontiff's acquaintance on Wednesday, albeit briefly, at Francis' weekly audience in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City....