The Fountain

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Epic sci-fi romance explores faith and love.

PG-13 2006 96 minutes

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 8 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 8 reviews

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age 14+

A pretentious mess

What to say about this film, except I didn't understand it. I'm all for ambiguous sci-fi ("2001" is great!) but there was no one I could relate to in here. All I can give it is the fact that it does have neat special effects and a great score. But otherwise...I was bored and frustrated the entire time.

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Too much sex
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Boring Boring Boring

If you want to see a movie with heavy metaphysical tones and lot of spiritual mumbo jumbo this is for you... Its messy and tries to say a lot via imagery but just loses itself in its plot. I found it unbelievable, stupid and boring. It wasted my time and my teenage son and I were bored to death!!

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