APRIL 23, 2012
How do you follow “Black Swan”? Make a movie about the end of the world…and the beginning. Lemmee ‘splain. Russell Crowe has been tapped to play Noah (yes, that Noah) in a Darren Aronofsky’s film about the famous ark-builder. My favorite ark movies usually involve the Ten Commandments, but this should kick ass. Read more HERE.
An actor performing as Judas in “The Passion of the Christ” HUNG HIMSELF in Brazil earlier this week. He hung for four minutes before other cast and crew members noticed. Normally it’s Christs who get hurt in this production, getting accidentally stabbed by failing collapsable spears or ascents into Heaven that go awry. No divine intervention, though, I suppose, when you play Judas. Read more HERE.
It’s been announced that Christopher Nolan has shot over AN HOUR of “The Dark Knight Rises” in IMAX. That’s the most IMAX footage for a feature ever. Read about IMAX’s big comeback, it’s presence in numerous summer features this year and dominance at the box office in THE WALL STREET JOURNAL.