Last Days in the Desert Movie

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An imagined chapter from Jesus’ forty days and nights of fasting and praying in the desert.

Who's Involved:

Tye Sheridan, Rodrigo Garcia, Ewan McGregor, Ciaran Hinds, Ayelet Zurer

Release Date:

Friday, May 13, 2016 (Limited)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 1 hr, 38 m

Plot: What's the story about?

Last Days in the Desert follows Jesus (Ewan McGregor) in an imagined chapter from his forty days of fasting and praying in the desert. On his way out of the wilderness, he struggles with the Devil, also played by McGregor, over the fate of an ordinary family in crisis, setting for himself a dramatic test with distinctly human conflicts.

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Cast: Who stars in it?

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    ... Jesus / The Devil

    Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), Beauty and the Beast

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    ... Son

    Voyagers, X-Men: Dark Phoenix

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    ... Mother

    Hide Away, Ben Hur

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Crew: Who's making Last Days in the Desert

A look at the Last Days in the Desert behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Rodrigo Garcia last directed Albert Nobbs and Mother and Child. The film's writer Rodrigo Garcia last wrote Mother and Child and Nine Lives.

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Production: What we know about Last Days in the Desert

Key Facts

  1. Premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.
  2. Ewan McGregor plays a dual role as Jesus and the Devil.

Filming Timeline

On or about November 26, 2015, the film was in Completed status.

Last Days in the Desert Release Date: When was it released?

Last Days in the Desert was released in 2016 on Friday, May 13, 2016 (Limited release). There were 16 other movies released on the same date, including The Darkness, Money Monster and Search Party.


When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

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