Movies Building 'Noah's Ark' By David Weiner 11:08 AM PDT, July 12, 2012 Round up the animals, two-by-two. Pre-production for director Darren Aronofsky's visionary take on the classic Noah's Ark tale is well underway, and the director himself has tweeted a pic of the ark itself under construction in Long Island, NY. Video: Russell Crowe's Gritty 'Robin Hood' "I dreamt about this since I was 13. And now it's a reality. Genesis 6:14 #noah" tweeted the director.Related: Mila Kunis Before 'Black Swan': 'I Had Never Danced in My Life' Russell Crowe will play the title character in the biblical epic in which Noah is given a divine mission: to build an ark to save creation from the coming flood.Noah's Ark is scheduled to flood theaters in 2014.