Movies like The Prodigal Song

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The Prodigal Song (2016)
The Prodigal Song (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mario has to decide how to use his special talent, either use it for God or use his gift for the world.
Plot: religion, rap, church, song, christian, gospel, redemption, friend, trust, faith, bible, lord

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, realistic, humorous and semi serious films with plots about christian, religion, church, faith, prayer, bible and christianity mostly in Drama, Family and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Prodigal Song: A Long Way Off (2014), End Of The Harvest (1998), Lord Help Us (2007), The 23rd Psalm (2007), Jesus: The Desire of Ages (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Long Way Off (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jacob is tired of living on the family farm, submitting to the rules of his father. One day he demands an early inheritance from his father, who shocks his young son by agreeing to give it to him. So, he heads to the big city doing things his way ...
Plot: jewish, prodigal son, bible, father son relationship, parable, father son hug, religion, christian
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95%
End Of The Harvest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An atheist philosophy club at a college harasses a Christian, Scott, who claims to have inside knowledge of when the world will end. To vindicate himself and "defeat" the athiests, he prepares a presentation based on a bible study he finds ...
Style: christian film
Plot: farmer, christianity, redemption, religion, christian, preaching, prophecy, eternity, salvation, gospel, dream, college ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Resurrection of Gavin Stone (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gavin Stone, a washed-up former child star, is forced to do community service at a local megachurch and pretends to be Christian so he can land the part of Jesus in their annual Passion Play, only to discover that the most important role of his life ...
Plot: community service, play, child star, cross, loincloth, redemption, fake blood, christian, jesus christ, jesus
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58%
 3.0
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Lord Help Us (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Comedy about faith and family directed by Shavar Ross. When a recently widowed Baptist preacher (Bill Toliver) loses the respect of his congregation over rumors of his impending marriage to a woman 45 years younger, best friends hatch a plan to help ...
Style: sexual, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: love and romance, gender, society, church, couples, family life, romance, clergy, best friends, friendship, friends, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The 23rd Psalm (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama - An evolving, empathetic, African-American, police detective, unconsciously channels his intuition to transcend his shortcomings and unravel the enigmatic murder of a transformed prostitute - Fredrick Burns, Auggie Cavanagh, Arnita Champion
Style: avant garde
Plot: religion, african american, gospel, new age, art, spirituality, faith based, faith, christian, religious faith, supernatural power
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Jesus: The Desire of Ages (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: "Jesus - The Desire of Ages" is a soft glove in a hard hand as far as Christian movies go. It packs a punch of theological and emotional power gloved in all the soft, warm fuzzies that make family viewing so enjoyable. The movie opens with ...
Style: based on the bible, biblical
Plot: religion, virgin mary, prophecy, christian, messiah, religious persecution, roman soldier, bible, jesus christ, last supper, bible story, disciple
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
God's Not Dead 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble and could expel God from the public square once and for all.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, alternate universe, church, christianity, religion, religious persecution, faith, school, teacher, prayer, juror, courtroom drama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
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Twist of Faith (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jacob Fisher, an Orthodox Jewish Cantor and amateur songwriter who resides in Brooklyn, New York, witnesses the senseless murder of his wife and three children. Catatonic, Jacob walks out on his Jewish mourning ritual, leaving behind his Jewish ...
Plot: african american, inspiration, small town, single mother, singing, murder, black people, orthodox jew, gospel, tragic event, white male black female relationship, death ...
Place: alabama
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50%
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 6.2
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The Healer (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film follows a man with an unwanted gift for healing who meets a teenager with cancer who helps him to find himself.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: faith, love, healing, magic, intergenerational friendship, legacy, girl, help, personal growth, man wrapped in a towel, gift, teenager ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
I Love You Too (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Have you ever been tempted to fall in love with your best friend? Well meet Whitney. When she is down on her luck with guys she turns to the one person who understands her, Dawson. His advice wasn't doing nothing but taking her heart. For ...
Style: student film, post modern
Plot: marriage, friendship, jewish, african, third world, coming of age, nature, christian, spirituality, hip hop, love, african american ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Child, Come Back Home (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A couple at their wits' end with their video game addicted son turn to God for help.
Plot: god, game, faith, prayer, praying, salvation, redemption, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Marriage Retreat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A roller coaster ride of love, emotions and comedy Jeff Fahey (LOST, MACHETE), Reginald Vel Johnson (Family Matters, DIE HARD), and Victoria Jackson (Saturday Night Live, BABY BOOM) star in this funny, heartfelt story about the difficulties many ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous
Plot: religions or cults, family relations, pregnancy, dysfunctional marriage, christian, campfire, gambling, marriage counselor, couples therapy, church, therapist, talking to god ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 284
God's Country (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Meghan Doherty is a young, talented executive who neglects her mother and close friends to focus on one goal MAKING MONEY. After closing a multi-million dollar deal Meghan is asked by Mr. Randolph Whitaker (her boss/CEO) to close a deal of a ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, christian film
Plot: bible quote, land, friends, religions or cults, desert, countryside, isolation, society, misfit, ambition, broker, religion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Wish For Christmas (2016)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a high school senior finds out from her parents that she must miss the town's winter dance in order to attend church, she successfully wishes their faith away, bringing disastrous consequences to her family and community. To restore their ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christmas, holiday, cell phone, religion, prayer, faith, praying, atheist, church, texting
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 158
Champion (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the supercharged world of dirt track racing, a single mistake causes the lives of two men to change forever. One must fight for his family, the other must fight to forgive.
Plot: racing, gospel, prayer, faith, forgiveness, grief, sport, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 363
Saint Maybe (1998)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A lonely teen troubled by a past family tragedy is suspicious of his sister-in-law, believing she is being unfaithful. His confrontation with his brother sets off a series of tragic events.
Style: emotional, realistic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: redemption, church, tragedy, life is a bitch, family in crisis, babies and infants, hopes, love and romance, adoption, homecoming, family relations, single parent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pastor Dave responds to the unimaginable tragedy of having his church, located on the grounds of the local university, burned down.
Style: christian film
Plot: church, protest, pastor, indoctrination, religion, christian, christianity, arson, death of friend, religious fundamentalism, lawyer, jail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Walking Across Egypt (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film follows the life of Mattie Rigsbee (Ellen Burstyn), an elderly woman who believes in strong religious convictions. The film explores the lonely qualities of life for senior citizens after their children leave as adults. Judge Reinhold and ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: aging, coming of age, orphan, juvenile delinquent, adoption, family life, youth, society, friends, kids in trouble, family relations, elderly ...
Time: 90s
Place: egypt, florida, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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CHRISTMAS RIDE (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After hearing a frightening supernatural warning, Keri, a young mother, takes an urgent road trip south during the Christmas holidays with her two kids and a mysterious neighbor haunted by ghosts from his past. Road anxiety and a veteran's Post ...
Plot: wedding, ghost, driving, faith, road trip, teenager, fight, christmas, single parent, sadness, spirit, forgiveness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Resolution Song (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young man's family torn apart by tragedy reaches out to begin rebuilding trust and seek healing by through the only thing that speaks through pain; the healing power of music.
Style: christian film
Plot: church, unity, prayer, faith, healing
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tucker Therapy (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to win a promotion at work, a frustrated father tricks his dysfunctional family into a week of family therapy.
Plot: church, love, therapy, motorcycle, single, faith based, dysfunctional, faith, divorce, mechanic, dysfunctional family, christian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.1
 11K
Leap of Faith (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jonas Nightengale is a fraudulent Christian faith healer who makes a living travelling around America holding revival meetings and conducting 'miracles' with the help of his friend and manager, Jane, and their entourage. One of their ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Plot: small town, preacher, redemption, dishonesty, cons and scams, romance, opposites attract, small town life, bus, male female relationship, miraculous event, character study ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Singles Ward (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Jonathan Jordan gets divorced he's thrust back into the world of being a single Mormon - a world who's ultimate goal is eternal marriage. Struggling to fit in, Jonathan decides to stop going to church only to be pursued by the members ...
Style: humorous, touching, sexual, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: church, romance, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, love and romance, couples, family relations, religions or cults, lifestyle, mormon, nightclub, missionary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Light of the World (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This 78-minute film takes you on an unforgettable journey, showing the biblical account of the creation of man and the entrance of sin into the world. See why Jesus Christ came to earth and how He dealt with the sin issue once and for all. Follow ...
Style: biblical
Plot: hell, heaven, bible, religion, christian, painting
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 12
Thin Ice (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Vince, a college student, loves the mountains, skiing and fun, so an invitation to Lake Tahoe is a no-brain-er... HOWEVER, the trip includes people from a church group, and six strong sets of opinions about God soon collide. Vince's weekend of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: church, cabin, skiing, religion, christianity, christian
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35%
 7.1
 5K
Wise Blood (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A Southerner--young, poor, ambitious but uneducated--determines to become something in the world. He decides that the best way to do that is to become a preacher and start up his own church.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: redemption, sin, blindness, preacher, cons and scams, soldier, society, religions or cults, bishop, wiretap, christianity, monkey ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 33
In His Steps (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A priest challenges the members of his congregation to not just go to church every Sunday, but to actually follow in Jesus's footsteps in their daily lives. From Charles M. Sheldon's book that launched the saying "What would Jesus Do?
Style: christian film
Plot: religious conversion, pastor, reporter, newspaper, journalist, church service, hypocrite, sermon, meeting, prayer, faith, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Happiness Is... (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Humorous adventures and dangerous escapades of young Mike Adams and his mischievous friends. Together, they learn when character counts. This delightful, Tom Sawyer-like story presents the adventures of Mike Adams and his mischievous friends. Their ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christianity, religion, tomboy, milkman, forgiveness, asking for forgiveness, christian, initiation, vase, alcoholic, river, ambulance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 4K
Wide Awake (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A feel-good comedy about the laughter, excitement and fun that come with being a kid! Joshua is a thoughtful 10-year-old looking for some simple answers to life's eternal questions. The problem is that no one - including his concerned parents ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, inspirational ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, friendship, nun, boys' school, coming of age, self discovery, human spirit, family problems, family life, innocence lost, society, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Vow to Cherish (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: John (Ken Howard) and Ellen (Barbara Babcock) have a picture-perfect life: While John runs a successful business, Ellen works as a schoolteacher, and they've raised two beautiful children. But that picture is shattered when Ellen is diagnosed ...
Style: christian film
Plot: alzheimer's disease, faith, dementia, terminal illness, family crisis, christian, illness, disease
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%