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The Da Vinci Code Reviews
March 31, 2009
Full Review | Original Score: 2/6
Heather Huntington
August 26, 2008
If anything, The Da Vinci Code may fall prey to the lesser-known mistake of sticking too close to the book instead of preserving its spirit, but making the necessary changes to make it work on film.
Full Review | Original Score: 6/10
Cynthia Fuchs
Common Sense Media
July 17, 2008
Slow-moving, talky translation of popular novel.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Jamie Gillies
Apollo Guide
April 19, 2007
The DVD version comes in a two-disc set with a load of special features on the second disc.
Full Review | Original Score: 78/100
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Entertainment Weekly
February 27, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: C+
Ryan Cracknell
Calgary Movies
February 9, 2007
Even with the many featurettes on the film's second disc, this is still a disappointing DVD.
February 3, 2007
| Original Score: 5/7
Sara M. Fetters
January 30, 2007
Realizing this, you'd think Sony would go out of their way to make the DVD release of their biggest 2006 hit something memorable. They didn't.
Brendan Cullin
Empire Movies
January 10, 2007
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10

Movies for Guys
December 30, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
R.J. Carter
December 10, 2006
Hanks' portrays Langdon in a very subdued, almost passionless, manner, making him a quiet intellectual who walks slowly through the world around him, seemingly under a barrage of symbols that he sees so clearly. Ian McKellen, on the other hand, exudes the
Full Review | Original Score: B+
James Plath
Movie Metropolis
November 19, 2006
Though not as much is explained as in the book and there's not the same wealth of background material, you get enough of a sense of what's going on in The Da Vinci Code to make for a solid mystery-thriller.
Full Review | Original Score: 7/10
November 15, 2006
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
DVD Clinic
November 15, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
Emanuel Levy
November 11, 2006
In a behind the scenes feature, author Brown explains that Howard cast Hanks because he's "an actor the audience loves to watch think." Howard discloses the hidden Grail messages in the film and claims that "women really dug Hanks' long wavy hair."
Full Review | Original Score: C-
November 11, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine
November 7, 2006
Another distasteful Ron Howard production impeccably preserved on DVD.
Ian Freer
Empire Magazine
October 4, 2006
One of the most talk driven summer flicks in living memory, an out of sorts Howard transforms what should be a fun treasure trail romp into something inert and borderline dreary.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
Eric D. Snider
July 1, 2006
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5