Fall Film Highlights

Film
Out of many to miss, a few to look out for

BY ZACK SMITH

September



Evan Rachel Wood (left), Jim Sturgess (center) and T.V. Carpio in Julie Taymor’s Across the Universe, due out Sept. 21
Photo courtesy of Sony Pictures

Evan Rachel Wood is poised for her biggest role yet with Across the Universe (Sept. 21), a Beatles-themed musical from Titus director Julie Taymor—but Taymor’s behind-the-scenes struggles over the final cut and the film’s surreal take on the Fab Four leaves it up in the air as to whether this will be the next Moulin Rouge or the next Sgt. Pepper. You know, the one with the Bee Gees and Peter Frampton.

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Published by Zack

Zack Smith is a writer and journalist. He has written for such web sites and publications as Newsarama.com, the Independent Weekly of Durham NC, Triangle Business Journal, Comic Book Resources and the Lynchburg News and Advance. He has a Master's in Journalism from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University, and a degree in English with minors in Film Studies and Creative Writing from NC State University. He also writes children's books.

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