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The Fountain (2006)  link to The Fountain on IMDb  

Number: 701

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IMDb Rating:
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7.3/10 (127436 votes)

Country: USA, 96 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Sci-Fi, Romance

Director(s): Darren Aronofsky

Cast: Hugh Jackman, Rachel Weisz, Ellen Burstyn, Mark Margolis, Stephen McHattie, Cliff Curtis, Sean Patrick Thomas, Donna Murphy, Ethan Suplee, Fernando Hernandez

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Plot Outline: Three stories - one each from the past, present, and future - about men in pursuit of eternity with their love. A conquistador in Mayan country searches for the tree of life to free his captive queen; a medical researcher, working with various trees, looks for a cure that will save his dying wife; a space traveler, traveling with an aged tree encapsulated within a bubble, moves toward a dying star that's wrapped in a nebula; he seeks eternity with his love. The stories intersect and parallel; the quests fail and succeed.

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1