Noah (1998 film)

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Disney's Noah
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Directed by Ken Kwapis
Produced by Steven North
Written by Juliet Giglio
Keith Giglio
Charles F. Bohl
Starring Tony Danza
Wallace Shawn
Jane Sibbett
Cinematography Ron Orieux
Brian Whittred
Production
company
Noah Productions Ltd.
Walt Disney Television
Distributed by Buena Vista Television
Release date
  • October 11, 1998 (1998-10-11)
Running time
120 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Disney's Noah is a 1998 television film directed by Ken Kwapis.[1] The movie premiered on October 11, 1998 and stars Tony Danza as a modern-day jaded contractor who undergoes a remarkable transformation while building an ark like Noah's. It also stars Wallace Shawn and Jane Sibbett.

Plot[edit]

In order to save his family and home town, contractor Norman Waters (Tony Danza) is tasked by an angel named Zach (Wallace Shawn) to rebuild Noah's Ark in 40 days to prepare for a great massive flood.

Cast[edit]

Reception[edit]

In reviewing films influenced by the tale of Noah's Ark, Dan Craft of The Pantagraph called Noah a "dire Disney Channel offering".[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hughes, Mike (August 22, 1999). "`Wonderful' aspirations Network aims for family fun". Chicago Sun-Times (subscription required). Retrieved April 6, 2014. 
  2. ^ Craft, Dan (27 March 2014). "Just say 'Noah': After years of waffling, Hollywood finally ships out". The Pantagraph. Retrieved April 6, 2014. 

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