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Tell the World (2016)
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Tell the World (2016)
Original name: Tell The World
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Australia
Story: In 19th Century New England, the lives of a diverse group of people collide through interweaving stories of despair, identity, faith, hope and trust.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: faith, trust, religion, religions or cults, religious faith, society, church, bible, victorian england, religious fanatic, religious fanaticism, religious cult, religious intolerance, religious, bible prophecy, social relations, church of england, jesus, frustration
Time: 19th century
Place: england, new england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, thought provoking and disturbing films with plots about faith, religion, society, religions or cults, life is a bitch, church and hopes mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Tell the World: Faustina: Love and Mercy (2019), Nothing to Lose (2018), Apostasy (2017), Chico Xavier (2010), Padre Pio: Miracle Man (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Faustina: Love and Mercy (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: Poland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Docudrama tracing the life of Saint Faustina Kowalska, whose visions of Jesus Christ inspired the Roman Catholic devotion to the Divine Mercy and earned her the title of "Apostle of Divine Mercy".
Style: psychological, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: faith, propaganda, religion, religions or cults, religious fanaticism, saint, religious conversion, religious faith, shrine, religious fundamentalism, religious fanatic, biblical reference
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Nothing to Lose (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Authorized biopic of Brazilian evangelical bishop Edir Macedo, founder of the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God and owner of Record TV network. Based on a book trilogy of the same name, the movie tells the story of the self-made man who faced ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: bishop, preacher, pastor, roadblock, sermon, televangelist, bible, church, school, religion, faith, religious cult ...
Place: sao paulo brazil, new york, rio de janeiro
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Apostasy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A faithful Jehovah's Witness is forced to shun her own sister because of a religious transgression. As the separation draws out, she starts to question the meaning of God's love.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: evangelical christianity, jehovah's witness, mother daughter relationship, teenage daughter, faith, religious fanatic, religion, belief in god, religious differences, family problems, religious intolerance, family relations ...
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81%
P.S.O: In the Name of My Father (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Hungary
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Jewish rebellers are fighting against subjection and supressors. Broken people are shouting for a leader. The crowd starts to follow a young man, who is speaking in the name of love. The man's name is: Jesus. His rapidly growing popularity ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, entertaining
Plot: jesus, new testament, bible, religion, life, society, rebellious, religious, lifestyle, faith, fighting the system, social relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Chico Xavier (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A biography of spiritual medium and author Francisco Candido Xavier.
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, contemplative ...
Plot: faith, spiritualism, religions or cults, society, charity, mystery, religion, medium, clergy, writer's life, supernatural, superhuman powers ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1920s, 70s, 20s ...
Place: brazil
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Padre Pio: Miracle Man (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 202 min.
Story: The poor Italian peasant boy Francesco already has visions of Jesus and Mary as a child, but the Devil visits him too. He, Francesco, is quite certain that he will become a priest. After entering the Capuchin Order it becomes clear that Padre Pio ...
Style: suspense, captivating, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: catholic, stigmata, miraculous event, saint, catholic priest, priest, religious faith, religion, religious persecution, religious cult, social problems, religious icon ...
Place: italy
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Ignacio de Loyola (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Philippines, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Historical biographical religious drama film based on the memoirs of Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order who was also canonized as a saint in Roman Catholicism.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: jesuit, saint, religious faith, religious cult, life is a bitch, belief in god, religious conversion, religion, religious fanatic, prophet, suicide attempt, religious fanaticism ...
Place: the philippines
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75%
Brexit: The Uncivil War (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Political strategist Dominic Cummings leads a popular but controversial campaign to convince British voters to leave the European Union from 2015 up until the present day.
Style: psychological, realistic, disturbing, captivating
Plot: politics, world politics, society, escapades, ambition, danger, rivalry, life philosophy, political activism, political unrest, political intrigue, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, year 2016, 2010s
Place: united kingdom, england
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67%
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Saul: The Journey to Damascus (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Malta, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Known as Saul the Butcher, the stoning of Stephen was said to have shattered Saul's faith in the Temple and its denial of Christ as the Messiah. His conversion to Christianity and baptism as Paul changed the history of the world.
Style: captivating, disturbing, christian film, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: christianity, religious differences, religion, belief in god, faith, religious conversion, bible, changing lives, bible story, change of heart, religious intolerance, religious fundamentalism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Leopardi (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A luminously beautiful biopic of the celebrated eighteenth-century Italian poet, essayist and philosopher Giacomo Leopardi, who created immortal verse whilst struggling with a debilitating illness.
Style: romanticism, realistic, serious, psychological, captivating
Plot: poet, enlightenment, poetry, writer's life, prodigy, society, family problems, unrequited love, father son relationship, studying, illness, isolation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, southern italy ...
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The Professor and the Madman (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Ireland, France, Iceland, USA, Mexico, Belgium, UK, Hong Kong
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.
Style: thought provoking, based on true events, captivating, disturbing, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: mental patient, professor, winston churchill, dictionary, direction and purpose, friendship, shared dream, society, book, writers, insanity
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england
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60%
Have No Fear: The Life of Pope John Paul II (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Lithuania, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The eventful life of a humble Polish priest who once decried the pomp of the Catholic Church "a circus" and labeled the Pope a "prisoner of the Vatican" before ascending to the papal throne is explored as actor Thomas Kretschmann ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: fighting the system, clergy, dishonesty, hopes, church, religions or cults, anti semitism, leadership, rebellion, politics, society, state affairs ...
Place: israel, poland, middle east, europe
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58%
John Wycliffe: The Morning Star (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This affecting biography chronicles the life and times of prominent European philosopher John Wycliffe, who was the first to translate the Bible into English. The 14th century, Oxford University scholar often found himself caught between opposing ...
Style: realistic, serious, uplifting
Plot: reformation, clergy, translator, against the rules, rivalry, religions or cults, injustice, rich and poor, human spirit, ambition, fighting the system, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england, europe
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57%
The Most Hated Woman in America (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The true story of Madalyn Murray O'Hair -- iconoclast, opportunist, and outspoken atheist -- from her controversial rise to her untimely demise.
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: woman, single mother, atheist, investigation, religion, activist, dysfunctional family, reporter, society, life philosophy, mother son relationship, lifestyle ...
Time: year 1991, year 1969, year 1995, year 1963, year 1955 ...
Place: new zealand, baltimore, texas
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Measuring the World (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Germany in the early 19th century. "Die Vermessung der Welt" follows the two brilliant and eccentric scientists Alexander von Humboldt and Carl Friedrich Gauss on their life paths.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, factual, offbeat ...
Plot: inventions and discoveries, scientist, explorer, science, mathematics, exploration, society, mathematician, naturalist, friendship, rivalry, pubic hair ...
Time: 19th century
Place: germany
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Faustina (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The Life of saint Maria Faustyna Kowalska, a Polish Nun.
Style: emotional, touching, gloomy, sincere, serious ...
Plot: convent, religions or cults, church, family relations, hopes, clergy, supernatural ability, society, a vision, nun, painting, faith ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 30s
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Finding Altamira (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of nine-year old Maria and her father Marcelino who, in 1879, found the first pre-historic cave paintings at the now world famous Altamira cave.
Style: suspenseful, touching, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: cave, discovery, love triangle, king, faith, science, scientist, delirium, paint, wife, infamy, monsignor ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, prehistory
Place: spain
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51%
Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Zamperini returns to California where he wound up marrying Cynthia Applewhite while wrestling with untreated PTSD, suffering constant nightmares, angry, bitter and deeply depressed, his wife convinces Zamperini to attend the 1949 Billy Graham ...
Style: uplifting, thought provoking, sentimental, captivating, tense ...
Plot: post traumatic stress disorder, faith, life is a bitch, survival, against the odds, athlete's life, self discovery, redemption, torture, war, soldier, captivity ...
Time: 2010s
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51%
Emma Smith: My Story (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By the side of a founder of a new faith was a woman of undeniable courage.
Plot: prophet, faith, mormon, mormonism, latter day saints, religious leader, religion, doubt, death of child, religious persecution, husband wife relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
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51%
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: realistic, captivating, serious, psychological
Plot: roman empire, hopes, fighting the system, rebellion, society, idealism, rise and fall, jesus christ, jesus, religion, life is a bitch, self sacrifice ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
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49%
Palau the Movie (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After his father passes away at age 10, the lives of Luis Palau and his family are changed forever. Within a few years of his father's death, Luis, his siblings, and his mother are left nearly destitute. Luis is forced to discontinue his ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, captivating, suspense, based on true events ...
Plot: faith, preacher, male protagonist, christianity, father son relationship, evangelical christianity, death of father, husband wife relationship, ends with biographical notes, bible quote, pregnant woman, ends with historical notes ...
Time: year 1966
Place: usa, argentina
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48%
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Thérèse (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The mesmerizing story of a young girl's romance with God. Her faith, trials, and sacrifices reveal a way of life based on love and simplicity. A contemplative film based on the true story of Saint Therese of Lisieux, the most popular saint of ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, emotional, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: saint, convent, clergy, self discovery, human spirit, miraculous event, religions or cults, ambition, society, hopes, church, faith ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Breakthrough (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When he was 14, Smith drowned in Lake St. Louis and was dead for nearly an hour. According to reports at the time, CPR was performed 27 minutes to no avail. Then the youth's mother, Joyce Smith, entered the room, praying loudly. Suddenly, there ...
Style: sincere, thought provoking, sentimental, touching, captivating
Plot: religious, faith, hospital, death, paramedic, pastor, lake, police, church, doctor, basketball, winter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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A Man for All Seasons (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal. Sir Thomas More stands up in opposition to the King even ...
Style: earnest, talky, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: idealism, betrayal, execution, treason, ambition, period piece, death sentence, decapitation, oath, dishonesty, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: england, europe, rome italy, new york
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45%
Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Risking his life, Luke ventures to Rome to visit Paul -- the apostle who's bound in chains and held captive in Nero's darkest and bleakest prison cell. Haunted by the shadows of his past misdeeds, Paul wonders if he's been forgotten ...
Style: biblical, christian film, psychological, tense, sentimental ...
Plot: apostle, christianity, bible, christian, roman empire, faith, imprisonment, friendship, prayer, trust, false accusation, adventure ...
Time: 1st century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Salem Witch Trials (2002)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The film recounts the sobering tale of how 19 innocent lives were taken in a community experiencing paranoid hysteria regarding the suspected - but unproved - presence of the occult in the small New England town.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: witch hunt, false accusation, puritan, religions or cults, society, americana, courtroom drama, politics, legal, social decay, death row, state affairs ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Mary Magdalene (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement. At its head is a charismatic leader, Jesus of Nazareth, who promises that the world ...
Style: biblical, captivating, disturbing, thought provoking, sincere
Plot: apostle, christian, jesus, love, rebellion, belief, faith, miraculous event, baptism, marriage proposal, freedom, superstition ...
Time: 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, xian
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Priest Daens (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Belgium, France, Netherlands
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In the 1890s, Father Adolf Daens goes to Aalst, a textile town where child labor is rife, pay and working conditions are horrible, the poor have no vote, and the Catholic church backs the petite bourgeoisie in oppressing workers. He writes a few ...
Style: bleak, captivating, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: revolution, politics, factory, working class, injustice, fighting the system, religions or cults, exploit, social differences, workplace situations, against the odds, rebelliousness ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 1890s, 20th century, 1900s ...
Place: belgium, europe, vatican, flanders, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Billy: The Early Years (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Most of us know Billy Graham as the self-assured and charismatic preacher who became one of the most important figures of 20th Century Christianity. Now, with the release of Billy: The Early Years, we meet Billy as the earnest and promising young ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: self discovery, life is a bitch, lifestyle, hopes, society, redemption, idealism, miraculous event, clergy, christianity, born again christian, doubt ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The life of Jesus Christ according to the Gospel of Matthew. Pasolini shows Christ as a marxist avant-la-lettre and therefore uses half of the text of Matthew.
Style: bleak, stylized, emotional, sincere, uplifting ...
Plot: betrayal, miraculous event, faith, gender bending, christianity, hopes, tragic hero, idealism, human spirit, redemption, royal family, injustice ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: southern italy, palestine, israel, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%