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Angels & demons
Uniform Title:
Angels & demons (Motion picture)
2-disc theatrical & extended ed., Blu-ray disc.
Publication Information:
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, ©2009.
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (approximately 284 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 digital copy
General Note:
Title from container.

Based upon the novel by Dan Brown.

Release date: Nov. 24, 2009.

Special features (over 90 minutes) include: Rome was not built in a day : the filmmakers share their secrets to creating the world of Angels & demons; Writing angels & demons : Dan Brown and the screenwriters discuss adapting his best-selling book into a movie; Characters in search of the true story : the cast share their experiences of bringing Dan Brown's characters to the screen; CERN: pushing the frontiers of knowledge : a look at one of the world's largest and most respected scientific research centers; Handling props : the filmmakers discuss bringing the props from Dan Brown's book to life; Angels & demons: the full story : a complete behind-the-scenes look at making the film; This is an ambigram : meet ambigram artist John Langdon, the inspiration for Dan Brown's leading character.
In the wake of the Pope's death, symbologist Robert Langdon follows ancient clues in a race through Rome to find the four cardinals favored for the succession. They have been kidnapped by the Illuminati, a secret society whose members have long hated the Catholic Church and who plan to execute the cardinals and destroy the Vatican.
Reading Level:
Theatrical ed.: PG-13; for sequences of violence, disturbing images and thematic material.

Extended ed.: Not rated.
Physicists -- Crimes against -- Drama.

Religious educators -- Drama.

Popes -- Election -- Drama.

Signs and symbols -- Drama.

Secret societies -- Drama.

Anti-Catholicism -- Drama.

Illuminati -- Drama.

Vendetta -- Drama.

Vatican City -- Drama.

Rome (Italy) -- Drama.