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The Resource The last temptation of Christ, Universal Pictures and Cineplex Odeon Films present ; a Martin Scorsese picture ; based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis ; executive producer, Harry Ufland ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Barbara De Fina ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)

The last temptation of Christ, Universal Pictures and Cineplex Odeon Films present ; a Martin Scorsese picture ; based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis ; executive producer, Harry Ufland ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Barbara De Fina ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)

Label
The last temptation of Christ
Title
The last temptation of Christ
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Cineplex Odeon Films present ; a Martin Scorsese picture ; based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis ; executive producer, Harry Ufland ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Barbara De Fina ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Instrumentalist
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this controversial movie, Jesus, portrayed as both fully human and fully divine, is viewed as free of sin but subject to all temptations, including sexual ones, ending with his final temptation on the cross
Member of
Cataloging source
LAS
Characteristic
videorecording
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Last temptation of Christ (Motion picture)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; music, Peter Gabriel
Dewey number
234.16
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English; closed-captioned; subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH) in English
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1995.9.J4
LC item number
  • .L3798 2000dvd
  • L37 2000
NLM call number
CC1555D
NLM item number
Criterion Collection
PerformerNote
Willem Dafoe (Jesus), Harvey Keitel (Judas), Barbara Hershey (Mary Magdalene), Harry Dean Stanton (Saul/Paul), David Bowie (Pontius Pilate)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1948-
  • 1926-2017
  • 1950-
  • 1935-2017
  • 1883-1957
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  • Schrader, Paul
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • De Fina, Barbara
  • Ufland, Harry J.
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Keitel, Harvey
  • Hershey, Barbara
  • Stanton, Harry Dean
  • Bowie, David
  • Gabriel, Peter
  • Ballhaus, Michael
  • Schoonmaker, Thelma
  • Ehrenstein, David
  • Kazantzakis, Nikos
  • Cineplex Odeon Films
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
163
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
70
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesus Christ
  • Temptation
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The last temptation of Christ, Universal Pictures and Cineplex Odeon Films present ; a Martin Scorsese picture ; based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis ; executive producer, Harry Ufland ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Barbara De Fina ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This film is not based upon the Gospels but upon this fictional exploration of the eternal spiritual conflict"--Title screen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1988
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Accompanying sheet with essay by film critic David Ehrenstein, production credits, and chapter index inserted in container
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Martin Scorsese, Willem Dafoe, Paul Schrader, and Jay Cocks -- Collection of research materials, production stills and costume designs -- Location production footage / shot by Scorsese -- Video interview with composer Peter Gabriel, plus stills gallery of the instruments used in the film
Bar code
  • 31223128533834
  • 31223141848169
  • 31223141848193
  • 31223141848177
  • 31223141848201
  • 31223141848185
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Logos -- The feeling begins -- "Condemned to die" -- Magdalene -- "I need you to forgive me" -- The master -- Purified -- The Sermon on the Mount -- The foundation -- John the Baptist -- "Speak to me in human words" -- Return from the desert -- Casting out devils and working cures -- Rejected at Nazareth -- Lazarus -- The saint of blasphemy -- The shadow of the cross -- "King of the Jews" -- Waiting for the sign -- Passover/The Last Supper -- "Do I have to die?" -- Pontius Pilate -- Golgotha -- "Why have you forsaken me?" -- The world of God -- "There's only one woman in the world" -- Paul -- Moving on -- "It is accomplished" -- Credits
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (163 min.)
Isbn
9781559409032
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515010528
  • 1551501052
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
CC1555D
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44018570
System details
DVD; NTSC, all regions; 1.85:1 widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16 x 9 widescreen televisions; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The last temptation of Christ, Universal Pictures and Cineplex Odeon Films present ; a Martin Scorsese picture ; based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis ; executive producer, Harry Ufland ; screenplay by Paul Schrader ; produced by Barbara De Fina ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This film is not based upon the Gospels but upon this fictional exploration of the eternal spiritual conflict"--Title screen
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1988
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Accompanying sheet with essay by film critic David Ehrenstein, production credits, and chapter index inserted in container
  • Special features: Audio commentary by Martin Scorsese, Willem Dafoe, Paul Schrader, and Jay Cocks -- Collection of research materials, production stills and costume designs -- Location production footage / shot by Scorsese -- Video interview with composer Peter Gabriel, plus stills gallery of the instruments used in the film
Bar code
  • 31223128533834
  • 31223141848169
  • 31223141848193
  • 31223141848177
  • 31223141848201
  • 31223141848185
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Logos -- The feeling begins -- "Condemned to die" -- Magdalene -- "I need you to forgive me" -- The master -- Purified -- The Sermon on the Mount -- The foundation -- John the Baptist -- "Speak to me in human words" -- Return from the desert -- Casting out devils and working cures -- Rejected at Nazareth -- Lazarus -- The saint of blasphemy -- The shadow of the cross -- "King of the Jews" -- Waiting for the sign -- Passover/The Last Supper -- "Do I have to die?" -- Pontius Pilate -- Golgotha -- "Why have you forsaken me?" -- The world of God -- "There's only one woman in the world" -- Paul -- Moving on -- "It is accomplished" -- Credits
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (163 min.)
Isbn
9781559409032
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515010528
  • 1551501052
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
plastic
Publisher number
CC1555D
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44018570
System details
DVD; NTSC, all regions; 1.85:1 widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16 x 9 widescreen televisions; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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