The film focuses on six main characters, including Lucy, Jude, and Max, all of whom have names that are inspired by Beatles songs. During her appearance, Taymor says she would love to dive into the " edgy, weird times in the '70s," especially considering the similarity between events in the s and current day. You can check out Taymor's full statement on a sequel below:. I just got off the phone about that actually. My God, there were Beatles songs. So I only used
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Check out our editors' picks for the movies and TV shows we're excited about this month, including the premieres of " Marvel ," Proxima , and more. See the full list. Title: Across the Universe Across The Universe is a fictional love story set in the s amid the turbulent years of anti-war protest, the struggle for free speech and civil rights, mind exploration and rock and roll. At once gritty, whimsical and highly theatrical, the story moves from high schools and universities in Massachusetts, Princeton and Ohio to the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Detroit riots, Vietnam and the dockyards of Liverpool.
Across the Universe is a jukebox musical romantic drama film directed by Julie Taymor , centered on songs by the English rock band the Beatles. It incorporates 34 compositions originally written by members of the Beatles. The film received mixed reviews from critics, with many praising the visuals, cast and singing performances, though criticized the plot and direction. Two members of the supporting cast, Carol Woods and Timothy T.