Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises jointly announced today that Darren Aronofsky’s “NOAH” has now earned over $300 million at the worldwide box office, earning over $200 million internationally and nearly $100 million domestically since the film’s release in late March around the world.
In its opening weekend, “NOAH” earned a combined global cume of $95.1 million. Domestically, the film’s opening weekend cume of $44 million marked the biggest ever opening in the U.S. for star Russell Crowe, while internationally, the film’s release in Russia and Brazil became the biggest of all-time for a non-sequel while also becoming the 4th biggest openings of all-time, with $17.2 million and $9.8 million respectably at open. The Russia result represented the largest Paramount opening ever and was also the largest opening weekend for a Russell Crowe film in that territory, with $32.8 million earned, to date. In Brazil, “NOAH” has become the highest grossing PPI release of all time with $23.4 million grossed, to date. Other notable territory grosses to date include Mexico with $15.5 million, South Korea with $14.3 million, the UK with $13.1 million, and Australia with $10.7 million.
“NOAH,” stars Academy Award®-winner Russell Crowe in the title role in the film inspired by the epic story of courage, sacrifice and hope. Directed by visionary filmmaker Darren Aronofsky. Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Emma Watson, Anthony Hopkins and Logan Lerman also star. The film was written by Darren Aronofsky & Ari Handel and produced by Scott Franklin, Darren Aronofsky, Mary Parent and Arnon Milchan.
To learn more about “NOAH,” visit: http://www.noahmovie.com/