Matt was pretty critical of Disney’s recent decision to rush a 3D post-conversion of Need for Speed, but conceded, “While the domestic demand for 3D has died down over the past couple of years, it’s currently fueling international sales, so we have to keep putting up with it.” Paramount may have found a way to have its cake and eat it too. The studio is reportedly spending $10 million to create a 3D version of Darren Aronofsky‘s biblical epic Noah for 65 international markets. However, the studio will distribute Noah exclusively in 2D in the U.S, the U.K., Australia, and France.
Hit the jump for more on the logic behind the decision. [Update: We added a new international poster after the jump.]