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40: The Temptation of Christ (2020)

XL: The Temptation of Christ (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 9 April 2020 (USA)
Jesus Christ, The Son of God, embarks on a 40 day self-imposed exile to prepare for His earthly mission to save humanity by dying on the cross to atone for the sins of the world. Satan tempts Christ to sin and abandon His mission.

Director:

Douglas James Vail (as Doug Vail)

Writer:

Reed Lackey
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Cast

Credited cast:
Shayan Ardalan ... Christ (as Sean Ardalan)
Cazzey Louis Cereghino ... Joseph
Mateo Ray Garcia ... Young Jesus
Sophia Louisa ... Mary
Sabastian Neudeck ... Lucifer
Alex Urban Alex Urban ... John The Baptist
Amélie Rose Vail Amélie Rose Vail ... Angel
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Trace Carper Trace Carper ... The Centurion
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Storyline

40: The Temptation of Christ is detailed in the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke. According to these texts, after being baptized by John the Baptist, Jesus fasted for forty days and forty nights in the Judaean Desert. During this time, Satan appeared to Jesus and tried to tempt him. After having refused each of Satan's temptations, Jesus returned to Galilee to begin his ministry. Written by Doug Vail

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Christ enters into the wildness and must strengthen His Spirit by denying His flesh.

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated

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The production had to recast the role of Jesus twice, the second time after more than two thirds of the production had already been completed. These scenes all had to be filmed again once Shayan Ardalan accepted the role, who ultimately completed the role for the film. See more »

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26 June 2020 | by qutoxzSee all my reviews

It is a really good movie, the music, the way they have captured the light when Jesus is talking is just amazing. its a perfect movie for anyone that has read the bible and or also for any movie lovers out there.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 April 2020 (USA) See more »

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40: The Temptation of Christ See more »

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FaithWorks Pictures See more »
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2.39:1
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