Movies like Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus

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Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973)
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Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus (1973)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Johnny Cash appears in and narrates this version of the story of Jesus' life, death and resurrection.
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, realistic, biblical
Plot: jesus, faith, music, heroes, ancient history, society, country, ambition, hopes, unfulfillment, religions or cults, righting the wronged, religion, miraculous event, christianity, baptism, apostle, resurrection, pigeon, temptation, virgin mary, judaism, back from the dead, gospel, crucifixion of jesus ...
Place: middle east, holy land, israel

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Most similar movies to Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, biblical and captivating films with plots about society, religions or cults, hopes, religion, ancient history, bible and christian mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Gospel Road: A Story of Jesus: Moses the Lawgiver (1974), Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999), Peter and Paul (1981), The Passion of the Christ (2004), Jesus (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Moses the Lawgiver (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Story of Moses. Originally a TV Miniseries recut for theaters
Style: biblical, epic, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: bible, desert, faith, biblical stories, christian, antiquity, ancient, old testament, jewish, ancient egypt, migration, pharaoh ...
Place: africa, holy land, middle east, egypt
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Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary, Mother of Jesus is a 1999 made-for-television Biblical film that retells the story of Jesus through the eyes of Mary, his mother.
Style: biblical, serious, realistic, touching, sincere ...
Plot: jesus, bible, faith, christian, religion, biblical stories, belief in god, antiquity, new testament, religious, catholic, miraculous event ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land, jerusalem
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Peter and Paul (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 198 min.
Story: Peter and Paul assume leadership of the Church as they struggle against violent opposition to the teachings of Christ and their own personal conflicts.
Style: biblical, sexy, serious, realistic, epic ...
Plot: christianity, christian, bible, religion, new testament, antiquity, catholic, jesus, medieval, ancient, injustice, religions or cults ...
Time: biblical epic, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, rome italy, israel
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The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, christian film, rough, controversial, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, manly
Plot: jesus, christianity, religion, betrayal, suffering, death, redemption, torture, bible, mission, sacrifice, roman ...
Time: biblical epic, ancient times, 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy, ancient greece, middle east
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Apostle Peter and the Last Supper (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film portrays Saint Peter reflecting on his time with Jesus and his fellow Apostles during his final imprisonment in Rome. In particular, Peter attempts to convert one of his jailers, Martinian, by relating the life, teachings, and sacrifice of ...
Style: captivating, uplifting, serious, epic, realistic ...
Plot: apostle, faith, christian, clergy, miraculous event, redemption, heroes, rise to the top, religions or cults, ancient history, partners, hopes ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy
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Jesus (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This classic film portrays 3½ years of Jesus' ministry as told in the Gospel of Luke from the Good News and King James translations of the Bible. Producer John Heyman created a film so true-to-life, you will feel like you are in first-century ...
Style: christian film, biblical, serious, sincere, epic ...
Plot: christianity, jesus, bible, christian, miraculous event, religion, religious, new testament, serf, biblical stories, ancient, conspiracy ...
Time: 1st century, biblical epic
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Story of Judas (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man ascends a barren summit. It is Judas, come to collect Jesus and carry him down the mountain on his back, joking and panting as he does so. After bathing in the river and taking part in a henna ceremony, Jesus leaves for Jerusalem. Judas is ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, biblical, realistic
Plot: jesus, clergy, betrayal, bible, religions or cults, intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, society, ancient history, desert, friendship ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
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A Story of David: The Hunted (1960)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Directed by Bob McNaught. King Saul of Israel is jealous of the fame and adoration of David, who long ago slew Goliath and brought victory to Saul's armies. Now Saul, egged on by his Edomite counselor Doeg, attempts to have David killed. ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, epic, captivating ...
Plot: bible, antiquity, ambition, state affairs, rise to the top, corrupted ruler, society, dishonesty, heroes, religions or cults, battles, royal family ...
Place: holy land
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100%
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The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 260 min.
Story: All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.
Style: biblical, epic, serious, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: jesus, christian, faith, betrayal, desert, redemption, miraculous event, temptation, christianity, torture, human spirit, society ...
Time: ancient times, biblical epic, 1st century
Place: holy land, rome italy, ancient greece, jerusalem, egypt
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The Book of Daniel (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taken into slavery after the fall of Jerusalem in 605 B.C., Daniel is forced to serve the most powerful king in the world, King Nebuchadnezzar. Faced with imminent death, Daniel proves himself a trusted Advisor and is placed among the king's ...
Style: biblical, captivating, serious, inspirational, uplifting ...
Plot: religious, faith, miraculous event, christian, oracle, ancient history, hopes, heroes, escapades, society, confined, exile ...
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The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being ...
Style: thought provoking, controversial, psychological, dark, epic ...
Plot: jesus, spirituality, christianity, desert, religion, temptation, betrayal, redemption, christian, surrealism, controversy, fasting ...
Time: biblical epic, 1930s, 1st century
Place: holy land, ancient greece, greece, middle east, jerusalem ...
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Killing Jesus (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Jesus of Nazareth’s life and ministry were subject to seismic social and political events that led to his execution and changed the world forever.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological, spiritual ...
Plot: religion, fighting the system, hopes, rebellion, society, rise and fall, idealism, self sacrifice, life is a bitch, self discovery, antiquity, christian ...
Time: biblical epic
Place: holy land
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King of Kings (1961)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Who is Jesus, and why does he impact all he meets? He is respected and reviled, emulated and accused, beloved, betrayed, and finally crucified. Yet that terrible fate would not be the end of the story.
Style: biblical, epic, suspenseful, serious, sincere ...
Plot: jesus, christianity, ancient history, religion, christian, bible, redemption, betrayal, state affairs, tragic hero, political unrest, heroic mission ...
Time: 1st century, biblical epic, ancient times, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, ancient greece, israel, egypt, middle east ...
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A Man Called Adam (1966)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous jazz trumpeter finds himself unable to cope with the problems of everyday life.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: jazz, racism, blaxploitation, alcohol abuse, casino, talent agent, prejudice, musician, trumpet player, gambling, relationship vs career, showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, cincinnati ohio
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A Time for Dancing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Their love of dance, and their friendship, is challenged for two high school girls when one is diagnosed with cancer.
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental, sad ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: dancing, friendship, ambition, life is a bitch, terminal illness, follow your dream, teenage life, lifestyle, single parent, society, unfulfillment, determination ...
Time: 90s
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100%
A.D. The Bible Continues (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A.D.: The Bible Continues is a television miniseries, based on the Bible, and a sequel to the 2013 miniseries. It is produced by Roma Downey, Mark Burnett, and Richard Bedser.
Style: biblical, exciting, serious, epic, thought provoking ...
Plot: religions or cults, religion, christian, faith, jesus, heroes, bible, human nature, hopes, society, escapades, religious faith ...
Time: biblical epic, 1st century
Place: holy land
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Son of God (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.
Style: uplifting, captivating, biblical, inspirational, christian film ...
Plot: jesus, christianity, bible, tragic hero, prophet, religions or cults, clergy, christian, torture, ancient history, idealism, oracle ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
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The Friends of Jesus - Thomas (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jesus is taken off the cross at Golgotha, THOMAS arrives there. Like most of the other disciples, he had worriedly taken refuge with friends in Jerusalem after Jesus's arrest. After Jesus's burial, the disciples decide to leave ...
Style: captivating, biblical, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: redemption, miraculous event, tragic hero, clergy, destiny, hopes, supernatural, society, leadership, religions or cults, jesus, bible ...
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Jesus (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jesus is their apostles spread the peace and respect wherever they go. Performing miracles and arousing the wrath of Jewish priests until condemned to crucifixion for them.
Style: christian film, serious, touching, epic, captivating ...
Plot: roman, jesus, judaism, clergy, christianity, crucifixion of jesus, religions or cults, heroes, temptation, miraculous event, christian, society ...
Place: palestine
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24%
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Birdsong (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Three Wise Kings travel in search of the Messiah, with unexpected obstacles on the way.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, realistic, biblical ...
Plot: journey, miraculous event, society, hopes, family relations, uninvited guest, religions or cults, pregnancy, life turned upside down, ancient history, angel, jesus ...
Place: catalonia
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The Gospel of John (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A word for word depiction of the life of Jesus Christ from the Good News Translation Bible as recorded in the Gospel of John.
Style: atmospheric, serious, biblical, christian film, epic
Plot: bible, christian, religion, miraculous event, human spirit, clergy, tragic hero, jesus, idealism, heroic mission, false accusation, injustice ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy
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Barabbas (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Barabbas or Jesus Barabbas (literally "son of the father" or "Jesus, son of the father" respectively) is a figure in the account of the Passion of Christ, in which he is the insurrectionary whom Pontius Pilate freed at the ...
Style: biblical, serious, epic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: bible, redemption, religions or cults, society, hopes, destiny, leadership, jesus, death, religious, antiquity, christianity ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
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Joseph and Mary (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When loved ones are murdered, Elijah’s beliefs are compromised as he considers revenge. But a visit with Joseph and Mary may offer a new perspective.
Style: sincere, uplifting, thought provoking, realistic, serious
Plot: jesus, christianity, parents and children, mother son relationship, meaning of life, family relations, religions or cults, life is a bitch, heroes, revenge, ancient history, hopes ...
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Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 382 min.
TV show
Story: Passion, beauty, and brilliant storytelling are all on display in this six-hour-plus epic from Italian director Franco Zeffirelli. Robert Powell is superb in the title role, and with the overwhelming success of this TV movie throughout the world, ...
Style: biblical, epic, serious, atmospheric, inspirational ...
Plot: jesus, christianity, self sacrifice, religion, faith, roman empire, prophet, apostle, christian, bible, resurrection, god or devil ...
Time: 1st century, biblical epic, 1930s
Place: holy land, italy, ancient greece, jerusalem, middle east
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A Question of Faith (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Tragedy Strikes three Families, their Destiny forces them on a coverging path and mercy as the challenges of their fate could also resurrect their beliefs
Style: realistic, serious, touching, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: christian, religions or cults, parents and children, family life, society, religion, salvation, penance, family values, family problems, family relations, hopes ...
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Broken Bridges (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A fading country music star (Keith) returns to his hometown, where he reunites with his childhood sweetheart and also meets his 16-year-old daughter for the first time.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, touching
Plot: starting over, artists and showbiz, parents and children, homecoming, music, unfulfillment, musician's life, family problems, family relations, lovers reunited, haunted by the past, country ...
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Grace Unplugged (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A talented young singer and aspiring songwriter’s Christian faith and family ties are tested when she defies her worship-pastor father and pursues pop-music stardom in GRACE UNPLUGGED, a moving and inspiring new film that explores the true meaning ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, christian film ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: christianity, ambition, desire for fame, musician's life, lifestyle, teenage life, religious, once in a lifetime opportunity, family relations, society, youth, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, alabama, birmingham alabama
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Road to Emmaus (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: It is a story that's captivated the imagination of many generations. Mourning the death of Jesus, two first-century travelers were joined by a mysterious stranger. Over the next few hours, the stranger revealed mysteries hidden in the ancient ...
Style: biblical, christian film, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: messiah, prophecy, bible story, religion, disciple, christianity, jesus, gospel, learning the truth, mysterious stranger, belief in god, dinner ...
Time: 1st century
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21%
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St. Paul (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Czech Republic, Morocco, USA, UK
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Director Roger Young (JOSEPH AND JESUS) presents this dramatic television miniseries that recounts the life of Paul (Johannes Brandrup) the Apostle of Jesus Christ. Originally known as Paul of Tarsus, Paul tortured and persecuted Christians until he ...
Style: realistic, serious, biblical, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: christianity, bible, apostle, christian, folk hero, state affairs, ancient history, redemption, legends and myths, heroes, bible story, father son relationship ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy
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21%
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Magic Mirror (2005)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Portugal
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Luciano, fresh out of jail, was taken by his brother, Flórido, to serve in the home of wealthy Alfreda. He was surprised when she told him that her greatest desire was to see the Virgin Mary. Now comes this rich land owner with her sublime ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, sincere, offbeat
Plot: society, obsession, dull life, dishonesty, religions or cults, cons and scams, social differences, estate, ex convict, released from prison, religion, virgin mary ...
Time: 21st century
Place: portugal, europe, venice
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