The Last Temptation of Christ

Genre:  Drama
Running Time:  164 min.
Release Date: August 12, 1988

Current rating: Rating: 4.47
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Cast: Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel, Paul Greco, Steve Shill, Verna Bloom


The carpenter Jesus of Nazareth, tormented by the temptations of demons, the guilt of making crosses for the Romans, pity for men and the world, and the constant call of God, sets out to find what God wills for him. But as his mission nears fulfillment, he must face the greatest temptation: the normal life of a good man.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Studio: Universal Pictures
Producer(s): Barbara De Fina
Screenplay: Paul Schrader

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  • 5 stars "Beautiful, heartfelt film is Scorsese's best IMO."
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