Inferno – Review
Fiction / May 14, 2017

Inferno one of Dan Brown’s lesser-known works was recently made into a film starring Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones.  A geneticist’s Betrand Zobrist (Ben Foster) jumps to his death in the opening scene of the film. Consequently returning as Robert Langdon, Tom Hanks  wakes up from a coma unable to remember what happened to him. This momentary “amnesia” is the basis to which a bewitching Jones starring as Dr Sienna Miller leads him to believe she has nothing to do with the virus  created by Zobrist – an global epidemic that is strong enough to wipe out half the population of the world. With one major significant change from the original story of the book it’s a race against time involving the much popular tale of Danto’s Circle of Hell to prevent the virus threat. David Koepp’s screenplay of the book is tediously slow at first. With the time frame of two hours it drags on a bit especially in the beginning but as events speed up and the beautiful scenery of Hungary enraptures one you can’t help being caught up in the action. Visually the film is momentous and highly appealing. Indian actor Irrfan Khan impresses audiences as a…