One of the most controversial and suspenseful page turners of modern years, The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown is being turned into a film by Ron Howard. Following the story of Harvard professor Robert Langdon, who gets caught up in a life-or-death struggle involving the secret legacy of Leonardo Da Vinci and the Holy Grail.
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Oscar®-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman (?A Beautiful Mind,? ?The Da Vinci Code,? ?I Am Legend?) makes his directorial debut with Warner Bros. Pictures? romantic drama ?Winter?s Tale? based on the novel by Mark Helprin. Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, ?Winter?s Tale? is a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil. Peter ...Ancient Viking valentine message decoded: 'Kiss me'
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BEIRUT, Lebanon ? At the entrance to the March Lebanon office in Beirut there is a well-stocked bookshelf. Its contents include classics like "Of Mice and Men," "The Diary of Anne Frank," "The Da Vinci Code," "Sophie?s Choice" and the slightly less classy "Little Book of Big Penis."Nelson does ?The Da Vinci Code? better in ?Rex Mundi?
Pity Arvid Nelson. He got there first. Dan Brown?s ?The DaVinci Code? came out in 2003 and got the millions of copies sold and the movie version, even though both renditions of the story were terrible (except for Paul Bettany as Silas, of course).Tweet of the Week, Vol. 10
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MANCHESTER, England, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Sam Jane Brown's first work of fiction, titled Forgotten Word, has rapidly gained popularity among church reading groups, as the story prompts discussions about the role of religion, evil and how a new world order would impact society. "The idea of banning religion out of necessity ? in order to prevent evil forces from taking over ? is ...Olivia Hsu Decker Recognized As One Of The 100 Most Influential People In The San Francisco Bay Area By Haute Living ...
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Not every film about the subject of art is as fascinating as the art itself. If the man who painted ?The Last Supper? were remembered solely for the misfire that was ?The Da Vinci Code,? the Louvre certainly would have far fewer patrons gathered around his most famous works. Even so, the modern-day efforts to preserve the accomplishments of the past are worth looking at in a movie like ?The ...'Winter's Tale': Ludicrous but likable love saga
It's a brave and foolish thing, what Akiva Goldsman has gone and done. The A-list Hollywood screenwriter (The Da Vinci Code, A Beautiful Mind), clearly besotted with Mark Helprin's bestselling Winter's Tale - a book about love and destiny, angels and demons, the stars in the sky and the palookas walking around old New York - has turned it into a movie.
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The Da Vinci Code is actually a sequel, with the first tale of professor Robert Langdon occuring in Dan Brown's fantastic book Angels & Demons.
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