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Across the Universe

Across the Universe
  • 2007
  • US
  • 133 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Julie Taymor
  • Written by: Julie Taymor, Dick Clement, Ian La Frenais
  • Cast: Jim Sturgess, Evan Rachel Wood, Joe Anderson, Dana Fuchs, Martin Luther McCoy, T V Carpio
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Fascinatingly offbeat musical from renowned stage and screen director Taymor. This love story set against the backdrop of the 1960s anti-war protests moves from the dockyards of Liverpool to the psychedelic enclave of Greenwich Village and beyond as star-crossed lovers, Jude (Sturgess) and Lucy (Wood) immerse themselves in the counter-cultural revolution.

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Across the Universe

29 Nov 2007

When Julie Taymor’s musical homage to the hippy era came out at the end of September it received terrible reviews and slipped off cinema screens quicker than you could say ‘all you need is love’. Taymor has previous form for daring to film the…

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