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Matthew_Lucas's rating of the film Sebastiane

Derek Jarman exposed the homoerotic undercurrents of Hollywood's Biblical epics in his raucous debut feature which recounts the tale of Saint Sebastian, a Christian soldier who refused to fight, and was put to death despite falling into the commanding officer's romantic favor. Essentially an unapologetic piece of gay erotica, the film is an energetic, if ultimately aimless, exercise in cinematic style.