The Last Temptation of Christ

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Director

Martin Scorsese

Cast

Willem Dafoe as Jesus of Nazareth

Harvey Keitel as Judas Iscariot

Barbara Hershey as Mary Magdalene

Paul Greco as Zealot

Verna Bloom as Mary

Roberts Blossom as Aged Master

Barry Miller as Jeroboam

Irvin Kershner as Zebedee

David Bowie as Pontius Pilate

Writers

Paul Schrader (screenplay)

Nikos Kazantzakis (novel)


Summary

The film depicts the life of Jesus Christ and his struggle with various forms of temptation including fear, doubt, depression, reluctance and lust.

Genre

Drama

Released

August 12, 1988

Runtime

2hrs 44min

MPAA

Rated R

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