PG-13 | | Mystery, Thriller
Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon works with a nuclear physicist to solve a murder and prevent a terrorist act against the Vatican during one of the significant events within the church.
The 'God particle' referred to in the movie is the Higgs-Boson particle, theorized in 1963-64. The LHC in Geneva is indeed seeking out the nature of this particle, which is claimed to give mass to all matter in the universe.
The Ring of the Fisherman, which bears the official papal seal, must be destroyed immediately following the Pope's death. The papal apartment is then sealed for nine days of mourning, a period known as "Sede Vacante", the time of the empty throne.
(at around 9 mins) During the swimming pool scene it's stated that it's 5 in the morning. But however you can clearly see there's sunlight outside.
At the very beginning, when the Columbia girl is standing holding aloft the torch, it flickers like the anti-matter.
The Indian theatrical release was cut before being granted an A (adults only) rating. Following cuts were implemented as per the orders of the CBFC (Central Board of Film Certification):
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$46,204,168 17 May 2009
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