Russell Crowe as Noah.
Russell Crowe as Noah. Niko Tavernise

Russell Crowe's Noah prepares for Armageddon in new clip

THE first official sneak peek of Russell Crowe's Biblical epic Noah has been released.

Directed by Darren Aronofsky, the film stars Crowe as the titular Noah, with Emma Watson, Logan Lerman, Jennifery Connelly and Anthony Hopkins amongst the star-studded supporting cast.

In the 18-second clip, Crowe's bearded Noah says: "I saw water, death by water. And I saw new life".

Noah teaser trailer: Teaser trailer for Russell Crowe's movie Noah.
Noah teaser trailer: Teaser trailer for Russell Crowe's movie Noah.

The clip was shown on Entertainment Tonight and first posted by The Film Stage.

Another seven-second glimpse has also found its way on to YouTube.

Noah teaser trailer 2: Second teaser for the movie Noah, starring Russell Crowe.
Noah teaser trailer 2: Second teaser for the movie Noah, starring Russell Crowe.

The film is due for release in Australia on March 27, 2014.