On Friday, when the blockbuster opened nationwide in England, Vue staff arrived and discovered there was “excess water” in the theater. As a result, the first showing of Noah at 12.15 p.m. was cancelled.
#Irony The day 'Noah' was released, Exeter vue was flooded overnight because of a burst pipe!— Gareth Jenkins (@GarethDJenkins) April 7, 2014
The Russell Crowe film is a variation of the Bible story about Noah’s Ark.
“We can confirm that there was flooding at Vue Exeter on Friday 4th April due to a fault with an ice machine,” a spokesman for Vue cinema told the Exeter Express & Echo. "We are open for business as usual and are working with engineers to get this issue resolved as quickly as possible.”
[Exeter Express & Echo]