The Last Temptation of Christ

The Last Temptation of Christ ★★★★★

In the words of the great Leonard Cohen, who said: "Jesus was a sailor when he walked upon the water, and he spent a long time watching from his lonely wooden tower, and when he knew for certain only drowning men could see him, he said all men will be sailors then until the sea shall free them, but he himself was broken, long before the sky would open, forsaken, almost human, he sank beneath your wisdom like a stone." Only words as beautiful as this can I use to describe my feelings about this movie right now, it was breathtaking to watch. Is Willem Defoe the greatest actor of all time? Maybe...