A young man, Jude(Jim Sturgess), from Liverpool comes to America during the Vietnam War to find his father. He winds up in Greenwich Village, where he falls in love with an American girl, Lucy(Evan Rachel Wood), who has grown up sheltered in the suburbs. Together they experience the sweeping changes of America in the late 60's.
Across the Universe is a 2007 musical film directed by Julie Taymor and set for a US release on September 28, 2007. It is an original story which incorporates the songs of The Beatles.