Youthful fountain of eternal ancient Awe
“It's about enlightenment, life and acceptance all mixed together in a way no other film has touched yet.
You see on The Fountain Tom's wife Izzi is dying and he's desperately trying to find a cure to save her.
What confuses people and splits viewers down the middle is the clever paralleled plot threads concerning them.
We have three strains, Tom in the Present, Tom in the Future, or Tom in the past. Yet the past being Izzi's book or previous life. Her book pretty much symbolizes the struggle and strife of her cancer.
So the tree of life is the center of the story yet not the center.
The two, Tom & Izzi are the center of attention on outside appearances.
The real message of The Fountain is acceptance. It's hard to lose a loved one ” read more