This movie as they say is "the Indiana Jones of the New Millennium" and they couldn't be more right. In the style of Indiana Jones this movie gives you a fun action adventure for the whole family. I was surprised at how much bad press this movie had gotten. But that didn't distract me from going to see this movie ,I'm sure Glad i did. Of course the plot is far fetched. But so was Indiana Jones. National Treasure is a exciting ride of conspiracy theories. This movie will leave you guessing trying to figure out the clue solving riddles with the characters. Benjamin franklin Gates( Nicholas cage) has always believed ...Ever since his grandfather told him when he was a kid the story of the legendary knights templar treasure known to be the greatest treasure known to man. He has been obsessed about finding it. But now he is getting closer they find the CLUE a riddle that leads him to map on the back of the Declaration of independence but he is double crossed by one of his team Ian ( sean Bean) who wants the treasure for themselves. So now it's a race against the clock with his partner Riley to steal the document before Ian or risk loosing the Clue and his dream of finding the national treasure be gone forever. will he get the declaration before ian? will the map lead to more clues? will they find the treasure? or is it just a wild goose chase? Watch the movie to find out. This movie is a must for any action adventure fan. if you love Indiana Jones, The Da vinci Code ....you'll love this movie.This movie gives you a great mix of intrigue,adventure, Romance, Riddle solving with allot fast paced action that leads you on one hell of ride. So see this movie for first than make up your mind for yourself. National Treasure in my opinion is a Gem. Two Thumbs Up ***** 5 stars.