The Last Temptation of Christ (1988) - Plot Summary Poster

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  • 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. Based, not on the Gospels, but on Nikos Kazantzakis' novel of the same name.

    - Written by Nick Lopez <ntlopez@fas.harvard.edu>
  • The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the struggles all humans do, and his final temptation on the cross.

    - Written by bdsproductions and Brian McInnis


Jesus, a carpenter in Nazareth, Judea,during the Roman occupation, has been hearing voices and having premonitions that tell him that God has a special plan for him...

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