Holy Mystery! Mayhem at the Vatican

On May 15, 2009, in Art, Headline, by lor3nzo

Vatican: spiral staircase

Since “Angels & Demons” takes place mainly in the Vatican, and is festooned with the rites and ornaments of Roman Catholicism, I might as well begin with a confession. I have not read the novel by Dan Brown on which this film (directed, like its predecessor, “The Da Vinci Code,” by Ron Howard) is based. I have come to believe that to do so would be a sin against my faith, not in the Church of Rome but in the English language, a noble and beleaguered institution against which Mr. Brown practices vile and unspeakable blasphemy. (Read more at the New York Times online)

Related article: Real Archaeologist Digs Up Fact, Fiction of ‘Angels & Demons’ on Asylum.com

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{Photography by Papalars}

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