The Da Vinci Code (film)

The Da Vinci Code is a 2006 American mystery thriller film directed by Ron Howard and written by Akiva Goldsman, adapted from Dan Browns 2003 bestselling novel of the same name. The film stars Tom Hanks, Audrey Tautou, Ian McKellen, Alfred Molina, Jrgen Prochnow, Jean Reno, and Paul Bettany.

Jacques Saunire is being pursued by a mysterious hooded figure known as Silas through the Grand Gallery in the Louvre in Paris. Silas demands the location of the Priorys clef de vote or keystone. Under threat of death, Saunire finally confesses the keystone is kept in the sacristy of Church of SaintSulpice, beneath the Rose. Silas thanks him, and then shoots him in the stomach. Meanwhile, American symbologist Robert Langdon, who is in Paris as a guest lecturer on symbols and the sacred feminine, is contacted by the French police, and summoned to the Louvre to view the crime scene. He discovers the dying Saunire has created an intricate display using black light ink and his own body and blood. Captain Bezu Fache asks him for his interpretation of the puzzling scene.Silas calls a mysterious man known as The Teacher, revealing that he has killed all four protectors of the keystone and that all confirmed the same location. He dons a metal cilice on his thigh and proceeds to flagellate himself with a whip for the sins of murder. Facilitated by Bishop Manuel Aringarosa, Silas then travels to SaintSulpice and is admitted by an elderly nun left alone, he excavates beneath the floor of the church to find a stone saying only JOB 3811. He confronts the nun, who quotes the passage Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further. Realizing that he has been deceived, Silas is enraged and kills the nun. ........

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