It is the sequel to The Da Vinci Code (2006), another Brown film adaptation, although the novel Angels & Demons takes place before the novel The Da Vinci Code. Filming took place in Rome and the Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles. Tom Hanks reprises the lead role of Robert Langdon, while director Ron Howard, producer Brian Grazer and screenwriter Akiva Goldsman also returned.
Gist: Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) is summoned by Vatican City to investigate a murder victim, branded with the Illuminati ambigram, leading him to discover the secret society’s scheme to murder four cardinals and destroy St. Peter’s Basilica during a papal conclave using antimatter.
Also starring in Angels and Demons are Ayelet Zurer and Ewan McGregor.
Video Link: Angels and Demons – Movie Trailer