Noah Poster

The flood is coming!

Paramount Pictures has released the first clip from director Darren Aronofsky’s Noah.

The one-minute clip features Russell Crowe as Noah, explaining to his family that they have been chosen for a great task, “to save the innocent”, the animals.

Saying that both the family and the animals will start again “in a new and better world”, he goes on to reveal the coming flood and the plan to build a vessel to survive the storm.  “We build an ark.”

In addition to Academy Award winner Crowe as Noah, the film also stars Anthony Hopkins, Ray Winstone, Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson, and Logan Lerman.

Noah comes to U.S. theaters on March 28.

Although no reviews are available, 98% of movie fans at film website Rotten Tomatoes report that they want to see it.

What about you?

Will Noah be an epic hit?

Watch the clip below and let us know what you think.