Saw “Across the Universe” a few days ago, and while thought that it was really good for what it was. I think some people were disappointed going into it because they were expecting more of a story, but that isn’t really the point of the movie – it’s more trying to capture the themes of a specific era using songs that are now cultural touchstones than a straightout narrative. Some parts of it were more than a little forced, but visually and musically it’s stunning. This one song/scene has followed me since I saw it:
Just wanted to say.