Khan reached out to western audiences through his work with peter Gabriel on the soundtrack to the last temptation of Christ
The Jesus Films: The 1980s" discusses the way Jesus films of the era found new ways of interacting with the gospel on screen, most notably with The Last Temptation of Christ
and The Fourth Wise Man.
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(1988) DIRECTOR Martin Scorsese's epic about the life of Christ with Willem Dafoe as Jesus and David Bowie as Pontius Pilate.
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With the exception of Reinhartz, most of these authors focus fairly narrowly on a corpus of the most celebrated Jesus films, including De Mille's The King of Kings (1927), Nicholas Ray's King of Kings (1961), Pier Paolo Pasolini's Il Vangelo secundo Matteo (1965), George Stevens's The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965), Martin Scorsese's The Last Temptation of Christ
(1988), Denys Arcand's Jesus of Montreal (1989), and--in the more recent studies--Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ (2004).
Schrader wrote or co-wrote screenplays for the Martin Scorsese classics Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, and The Last Temptation of Christ
and has directed 18 feature films, including his 1982 remake of the horror classic Cat People, and critically acclaimed dramas American Gigolo (1980), Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985), Affliction (1997) and Auto Focus (2002), as well as The Canyons (2013).
Billings publicized such films as "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore," "Taxi Driver," "Raging Bull," "The Last Temptation of Christ
," "Goodfellas," "Wall Street," "Born on the Fourth of July," "Kramer vs.
Filmmaker Martin Scorsese believes in that theory and made the film The Last Temptation of Christ
in 1988 which suggested the two married after the crucifixion of Jesus.
The controversy over Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses, coming in the wake of this past summer's uproar over Martin Scorsese's film, The Last Temptation of Christ
, ought to bring home a sobering fact.
Willem Dafoe, "The Last Temptation of Christ
," director Martin Scorsese, 1988.
THE Last Temptation of Christ
, because it was more than a film.
Willem Dafoe is best known for his roles in Hollywood hits like Spider-Man, Platoon and The Last Temptation of Christ