Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2006.
2-disc widescreen special ed.
2 videodiscs (ca. 149 min.) : anamorphic, sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Includes English, dubbed French, and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish.
Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou, Ian McKellen, Jean Reno, Paul Bettany, Alfred Molina. Jürgen Prochnow, Jean-Yves Berteloot, Etienne Chicot, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Marie-Françoise Audollent.
Producers, John Calley, Brian Grazer ; screenplay, Akiva Goldsman ; director, Ron Howard ; director of photography, Salvatore Totino ; editors, Daniel P. Hanley, Mike Hill ; music, Hans Zimmer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Based on the novel by Dan Brown.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for disturbing images, violence, some nudity, thematic material, brief drug references and sexual content.
When respected American religious symbology expert Dr. Robert Langdon is summoned to the Louvre by French Captain Bezu Fache, he soon discovers that he is the number 1 suspect for the murder of a historian he had been scheduled to meet with. Assisted by a French cryptographer and government agent named Sophie, Langdon is challenged to decipher a chain of cryptic codes and puzzles, all the while trying to stay ahead of Fache's lawmen in a chase through the Louvre, and out into the Parisian cityscape, and finally across the channel to England.
Special features: "First day on the set with Ron Howard" featurette; "A discussion with Dan Brown" featurette; "A portrait of Langdon" featurette; "Who is Sophie Neveu?" featurette; "Unusual suspects" featurette; "Magical places" featurette; "The filmmaking experience" a two-part featurette; "The codes of 'The Da Vinci Code'" featurette; Soundtrack featurette.
MW, 11-06; 2-07(add)
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