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THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST

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THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST

Type of media Video

Approved Running time 163m 37s

Rating Info strong violence, gore, sex, nudity

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Martin Scorsese

Cast includes Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel, Barbara Hershey, Harry Dean Stanton, David Bowie, Paul Greco, Steve Shill, Verna Bloom, Roberts Blossom, Barry Miller, Gary Basaraba, Irvin Kershner, Leo Burmester, Andre Gregory

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for 15 years and over icon15

Rating info

Rating info publication date 14/01/2019

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST is a historical drama, from 1988, which interprets the last days of Jesus Christ.

Violence

During the crucifixion of Christ, it is strongly implied that nails are driven through Christ's hands, with sight of blood spurts upon impact. There are also several scenes in which Christ is beaten and whipped with bloody detail. The Crown of thorns is vigorously thrust on the head of Jesus Christ, resulting in bloody detail. There are also bloody stabbings.

Sex

Mary Magdalene is seen having sex with multiple men who lie on top of her and gently thrust into her. It is implied the men are paying for sex. During the sex scene, there is brief sight of breast and buttock nudity.

Nudity

Mary briefly exposes her breast to Jesus after he discovers her having sex with men. There is also natural full frontal male and female nudity which occurs within the context of a baptism.

Details

Title
THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST
Year
2019
Distributor(s)
Sony DADC Europe Ltd
Classified date(s)
15/02/2019
Main language
English
Submitted run time
163m 37s
BBFC reference
CVF061601
Remarks
Widescreen

Components List

This work is made up of a number of separate components. Note that since February 2001 the BBFC has measured each component separately, but older works may not have the exact details, only a list of titles

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THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST

Rating information

The version of this work detailed above is rated by the BBFC under the Video Recordings Act 1984 for use on any Packaged Media format (including DVD, Blu-ray and VHS). This classification may also be used when the same work is made available on Digital Video Platforms (including Video On Demand) provided that the platform is licenced to use BBFC ratings.

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