Fleming, Michael; McNary, Dave
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/23/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 37, p1
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The article reports on the initiative of Sony Pictures Digital Inc. to sign in scribe Akiva Goldsman from the film "The Da Vinci Code," for its plan to adapt a religious thriller. This religious thriller was considered a first, which was authored by Dan Brown entitled "Angels & Demons." Although this is still on its early stages, the production is planning to reassemble the production team that was behind "The Da Vinci Code."


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