by Richard Howells, SAP Over the holiday, I spent a great afternoon at the Boston Museum of Science, which is currently running an exhibition called “Da Vinci – The Genius.” The exhibition brings to life the genius of Leonardo da Vinci as an inventor, scientist, engineer, architect, sculptor, and artist. On display [...]
If you’re a fan of movies, Stanley Kubrick, and propulsive beach-reads books where plots, prose, and character are second to crazy twists and turns, Derek Taylor Kent’s new novel Kubrick’s Game is for you. Read more...
Winter 2016 DYL 102K Oolong The name of this tea is like a Da Vinci code for the cognescenti. DYL stands for Da Yu Ling. 102K stands for the kilometer 102 on the road No 8, the location of the plantation. The bigger this number, theShow More Summary
Director Ron Howard’s “Inferno” — the third installment in Sony’s franchise based on author Dan Brown’s bestselling series that kicked off with “The Da Vinci Code” — came into this weekend with predictions it would easily claim the top spot at the box office. In the end, however, the film had...
The latest 'Da Vinci Code' movie can't keep up with Tyler Perry's 'Boo! A Madea Halloween' as it continues to slay the box office.
Inferno is similar to Ron Howard‘s past Dan Brown adaptations, The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons. Again, there’s top-tier talent both in front of and behind the camera, but the final result doesn’t reach the level of quality we typically expect from Howard and Tom Hanks. Show More Summary
Felicity Jones is also along for the ride in this latest chapter in 'The Da Vinci Code' franchise
In 2006, “The Da Vinci Code” made people angry before they’d even seen it: Catholics, albinos, fans of the Dan Brown airport novel who were preemptively riled up in expectation of Ron Howard’s film version not doing it justice. The 2009...Show More Summary
Ron Howard's Inferno is an entirely illogical thriller that at no point managed to hold my interest, the worst of the Da Vinci Code sequels.
No human being is perfect, but Tom Hanks comes pretty close. While in Florence, Italy, to promote his latest film in the Da Vinci Code franchise with director Ron Howard, Inferno, the actor and wedding crasher hopped in a video with YouTube filmmakers Wesley Chan and Philip Wang, who had one simple request for him: recite his rap from Big. Show More Summary
As if Kingdom Hearts fans didn’t have enough to worry about without this Da Vinci Code nonsense. Kingdom Hearts fans have been waiting forever for Kingdom Hearts 3, and they’ll go on waiting if the history of Square Enix and director Tetsuya Nomura are anything to judge by. It hasn’t been totally dead since the […]
It’s the Da Vinci Code continuation you never asked for, starring an actress from the Star Wars prequel you maybe ALWAYS wanted but are a little afraid is going to be terrible (Rogue One). Read More...
With next month’s Inferno, Ron Howard and Tom Hanks will have adapted three of the four existing novels in Dan Brown‘s Robert Langdon series, which hit peak popularity 2003’s The Da Vinci Code. But lest you worry they’ll run out of material,...Show More Summary
Doubleday to Publish New Dan Brown Novel in 2017 Dan Brown, author of international bestsellers including Inferno, Angels & Demons, and The Da Vinci Code, will publish a new book, Origin, in 2017. The next entry in Brown’s series of thrillers featuring Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon, Origin will publish in the U.S. Show More Summary
Dan Brown, the best-selling author of "The Da Vinci Code" and "Angels & Demons" is bringing his hero Robert Langdon back. “Origin” will be published in 2017 by Doubleday. It will be Brown's fifth novel featuring Langdon, a Harvard professor of "symbology" with a knack for uncovering vast religious...
“The Bestseller Code,” a new book in which Jodie Archer and Matthew L. Jockers present an algorithm for detecting the sales potential of other books, has, not surprisingly, a commercially canny title. “The Da Vinci Code,” after all, has sold more than eighty million copies. Show More Summary
Is it a clue?! (Photo: Timothy Vollmer/CC BY 2.0) In news that might be a plot point from a Da Vinci Code sequel, a Washington, D.C. Joan of Arc’s sword has been stolen. As NBC Washington is reporting, a statue of the famous warriorShow More Summary
What do Fifty Shades of Grey, The Da Vinci Code, and Gone Girl have in common? Write your own blockbuster with the secrets of The Bestseller Code.
Are the secrets surrounding 'The Da Vinci Code' juicier than the secrets contained within? No. But they might be more entertaining. Column by Peter Derk Let's start this off with an admission of guilt: I decided on this column because...Show More Summary