Thursday, May 25, 2006

Tautou and Da Vinci Code

Audrey Tautou
One the French actress of The Da Vinci Code movie, Anthony Lane wrote:
"as for Audrey Tautou, it is surely no coincidence that Howard sought out and hired almost the only young French actress who emits not a hint of sexual radiation."

I don't think Lane got it. The point of Audrey Tautou is not her sexual appeal - but the fact she looks like a potential psycho-stalker. Hence she should have been offered the Silas role instead.
Full New Yorker review of The Da Vinci Code.

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