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[Movie Review] The Da Vinci Code

Synopsis A murder inside the Louvre and clues in Da Vinci paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years — which could shake the foundations of Christianity. Director: Ron Howard Writers: Akiva Goldsman (screenplay), Dan Brown (novel) Source: http://www.imdb.com/ WARNING: Major spoilers ahead. The film is really great! Almost…… Continue reading [Movie Review] The Da Vinci Code

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[Book Review] The Da Vinci Code

Title: The Da Vinci Code Author: Dan Brown Genre: Mystery/Thriller Synopsis An ingenious code hidden in the works of Leonardo da Vinci. A desperate race through the cathedrals and castles of Europe. An astonishing truth concealed for centuries . . . unveiled at last. While in Paris, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is awakened by a phone call in…… Continue reading [Book Review] The Da Vinci Code

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[Movie Review] Angels & Demons

Synopsis Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon works with a nuclear physicist to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican during one of the significant events within the church. Director: Ron Howard David Koepp and Akiva Goldsman (screenplay), Dan Brown (novel) Source: http://www.imdb.com/ WARNING: Major spoilers ahead. Before watching the film, I first read the novel version…… Continue reading [Movie Review] Angels & Demons

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[Book Review] Angels & Demons

Title: Angels & Demons Author: Dan Brown Genre: Mystery/Thriller Synopsis When world-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to a Swiss research facility to analyze a mysterious symbol—seared into the chest of a murdered physicist—he discovers evidence of the unimaginable: the resurgence of an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati … the most powerful underground organization ever…… Continue reading [Book Review] Angels & Demons