LaPorte, Nicole
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/1/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 20, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the efforts of the Catholic Church to intensify its campaign against the motion picture "The Da Vinci Code," starring Tom Hanks and Audrey Tautou. It is an adaptation of the best-selling book by Dan Brown which proposes that Jesus Christ was married to Mary Magdalene. Archbishop Angelo Amato said that the book is anti-Christian and he urged to boycott the film. Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. has created a Web site where Christian groups can comment and discuss the film.


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