The Last Temptation of Christ
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There is a quick scene with a topless, tattooed woman.

Several men are shown (one at a time) having sex with a woman but not much nudity can be seen.

A woman is seen fully naked for a long period of time, her breasts, buttocks, and genitals are seen.

There is a short scene of full-frontal nudity (male and female).

As Jesus is being beaten just before he is taken to be crucified, there are brief views of his naked rear end.

As the crown of thorns is placed on his head, he is shown nude from behind for several seconds.

Jesus is seen having sex with Mary Magdalene, but not much nudity is shown.

Mary Magdalene is seen with a pregnant stomach and her breasts are also visible.


A man is crucified in the very beginning. We hear him scream as his hands are nailed.

A woman has multiple stones thrown at her.

A man is stabbed in the chest, he abruptly falls to the ground and we see blood on his clothes. In subsequent shots, we see a large pool of blood under him.

Jesus is whipped several times. He is then given the crown of thorns, and some blood runs down his back.

In shots of Jesus carrying the cross, blood is seen covering his chest.

Jesus is crucified. As his hands are nailed, we see blood spraying.

A guardian angel pulls the nails out of Jesus' hands. She also takes off his thorn crown.

Jesus removes his own heart from his chest; he holds it in his hand while onlookers surround him.




A few scenes of wine consumption.

Intense and disturbing - contains some gory images.


OFFICIAL BBFC - (15): strong violence, gore, moderate sex.

Argentina:X (original rating) / Argentina:18 (re-rating) / Australia:M / Australia:R18+ (original rating) / Brazil:14 / Chile:(Banned) (1989-2002) / Finland:K-16 / Iceland:16 / Ireland:18 / Mexico:C / Norway:18 / Peru:18 / Philippines:(Banned) / Portugal:M/16 / Singapore:(Banned) / South Africa:18 / South Korea:18 / Spain:13 / Sweden:15 / UK:18 (original rating) / UK:15 (video re-rating) (2000) / UK:18 (video rating) (1988) / USA:R (certificate #29344) / West Germany:16

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