Thursday, January 10 2008
From Good Luck Chuck to Julie Taymor's ill-advised Beatlesque '60s tribute Across the Universe, PopMatters presents the dreck of 2007.
Thursday, December 16 2010
The differences between Ariel and Caliban are marked repeatedly, in Shakespeare's language, in the film's casting, and in Julie Taymor's striking, if uneven, cinematic staging.
Thursday, September 20 2007
Such structural spottiness -- great numbers punctuating humdrum character arcs -- is hardly unusual in a musical.
Wednesday, October 30 2002
Julie Taymor's Frida pulses with color.
Saturday, December 31 1994
Friday, October 8 2010
Julie Taymor's adaptation of William Shakespeare's The Tempest was recently featured as the centerpiece at the 48th annual New York Film Festival. Despite this honor,
Wednesday, October 10 2007
Anti-war demonstrators storm the Pentagon in the movie "Across the Universe." A career soldier protests the Iraq conflict in "In the Valley of Elah." The
Wednesday, September 19 2007
NEW YORK -- When visionary film and theater director Julie Taymor ("Frida," "Titus," Broadway's "The Lion King") signed on to make a musical about the