(From Guardian Unlimited)
The Catholic organisation Opus Dei has requested that Sony Pictures include a disclaimer on its upcoming film adaptation of Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code, as a mark of respect towards the Catholic church.
In an open letter published on its website on Easter Sunday, Opus Dei encouraged the Hollywood studio to clearly label the movie as fictitious.
"Some of the media have specifically written that Sony is considering the possibility of including, at the start of the film, a disclaimer making it clear that this is a work of fiction, and that any resemblance to reality is pure coincidence," the letter says.
"An eventual …