Across the Universe (2007)
overview : When young dockworker Jude leaves Liverpool to find his estranged father in America, he is swept up by the waves of change that are re-shaping the nation. Jude falls in love with Lucy, a rich but sheltered American girl who joins the growing anti-war movement in New York's Greenwich Village. As the body count in Vietnam rises, political tensions at home spiral out of control and the star-crossed lovers find themselves in a psychedelic world gone mad.
Release Date : Sep 14, 2007
Runtime : 2h 13m
Companies : Revolution Studios, Team Todd, Gross Entertainment, Sound Films
Countries : United States of America
Keywords : riot, vietnam war, protest, musical, music, liverpool, cultural difference, university, fantasy sequence, anti war, police arrest, march, woman director, 1960s