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

Release Date:

Friday, May 13, 2016 (Limited)

PG-13 PARENTS STRONGLY CAUTIONED MPA
some disturbing images and brief partial nudity

Runtime: 1 hr, 38 m
Language: English

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.

official plot version from broadgreen.com


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Who stars in Last Days in the Desert: Cast List

... Jesus / The Devil

"Pinocchio" , "Don't Make Me Go"  

... Son

"Voyagers" , "The Card Counter"  

... Mother

"Hide Away" , "Shepherd: The Story of a Jewish Dog"  

... Father

"The Rite" , "Munich"  

Who's making Last Days in the Desert: Crew List

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

  1. November 2015: The film was in Completed status.

Last Days in the Desert Release Date: When was the film 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 Sundown.


When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

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