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Fountain Society Director Wes Craven seems determined to ditch his rep as Hollywood's Scream king — both with his new Meryl Streep movie Music of the HeartFountain SocietyFiction, Romance, Mystery and Thriller Director Wes Craven seems determined to ditch his rep as Hollywood's Scream king — both with his new Meryl Streep movie Music of the Heart1999-10-15
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Fountain Society

Genre: Fiction, Romance, Mystery and Thriller; Author: Wes Craven

Director Wes Craven seems determined to ditch his rep as Hollywood’s Scream king — both with his new Meryl Streep movie Music of the Heart and this romantic thriller, a sort of Sleepless in Seattle for the human-clone set. Keeping the gore to a tasteful minimum, he tosses away a promising high-concept premise about a top secret research team developing weapons of mass destruction and a genetic superrace to focus on an unconvincing love triangle involving a dying scientist whose brain has been transplanted into an athlete’s body, the jock’s supermodel girlfriend, and the dying man’s loyal wife — a threesome that might work on screen but doesn’t spark interest on the pages of Fountain Society.