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, bible, song, hopes, christian, gospel, trust, lord, redemption, faith, friend

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Most similar movies to The Prodigal Song

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and christian film films with plots about christian, faith, hopes, religion, church, redemption and prayer mostly in Drama, Family and Romance genres. Some movies like The Prodigal Song: A Long Way Off (2014), Pastor Brown (2009), End Of The Harvest (1998), Saint Maybe (1998), Lord Help Us (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.6
 163
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 ...
Style: christian film
Plot: prodigal son, religion, parable, father son hug, bible, father son relationship, jewish, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 270
Pastor Brown (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When her father unexpectedly falls terminally ill, exotic dancer Jessica "Jesse" Brown returns home for the first time in more than a decade. Her father's dying wish - that she take over as head of Mount Olive Baptist Church - turns ...
Plot: sister, pastor, dying father, getting home, hopes, church, father daughter relationship, loss, return home, african american protagonist, redemption, jealousy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, crucifix, cross, fake blood, loincloth, redemption, christian, jesus, jesus christ
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: redemption, college, farmer, end of the world, eternity, ridicule, christian propaganda, dream, religion, bible, christianity, preaching ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.1
 377
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: realistic, serious, feel good, emotional, touching ...
Plot: church, family relations, redemption, tragedy, hopes, babies and infants, youth, single parent, life is a bitch, love and romance, orphan, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.0
 151
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: friendship, gender, clergy, society, best friends, romance, love and romance, wedding, family life, church, couples, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Letters to God (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young boy fighting cancer writes letters to God, touching lives in his neighborhood and inspiring hope among everyone he comes in contact. An unsuspecting substitute postman, with a troubled life of his own, becomes entangled in the boy's ...
Style: uplifting, sentimental, sincere, christian film, emotional ...
Plot: god, hopes, friendship, postman, letter, child illness, terminal illness, redemption, family life, parents and children, family problems, salvation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.6
 294
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, sincere, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: land, religions or cults, ambition, society, desert, change of heart, career woman, faith, bible, pastor, female protagonist, greed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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I'm in Love with a Church Girl (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Miles Montego has it all - cars, boats, good looks, mansion, money, women, but more importantly, he has a past.
Style: touching, uplifting, serious, christian film, realistic
Plot: going straight, fall in love, human spirit, haunted by the past, redemption, hopes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, criminal, christianity, religious conversion, faith, chance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 460
Hidden Secrets (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man finds himself torn between his current girlfriend and an old flame at a funeral of friend where lifestyles and attitudes clash over a long weekend in this faith-based dramedy.
Style: christian film, contemplative, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, introspection, society, lifestyle, youth, hopes, couples, college, clergy, dealing with death, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 6K
The Healer (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Spain, Canada, USA
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, touching, light, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: legacy, faith, love, healing, intergenerational friendship, girl, help, magic, personal growth, child cancer, wrapped in a towel, man wrapped in a towel ...
Place: london, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: humorous, light, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, religions or cults, husband wife relationship, couples therapy, prayer, christian, marital problem, church, pregnancy, marriage, romance, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: serious, realistic
Plot: coming of age, aging, orphan, family relations, juvenile delinquent, family, society, youth, kids in trouble, friends, family life, redemption ...
Time: 90s
Place: egypt, north carolina, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 12K
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, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
Plot: preacher, small town, redemption, miraculous event, dishonesty, cons and scams, small town life, opposites attract, romance, bus, male female relationship, witch doctor ...
Time: 90s
Place: kansas, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 175
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: grief, faith, gospel, racing, prayer, forgiveness, race, parent child relationship, christian, father daughter relationship, sport
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: sentimental, humorous, emotional, light, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: school, self discovery, death in the family, society, teenage life, human spirit, friendship, religion, nun, family relations, boys' school, existentialism ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: post modern
Audience: student film
Plot: latin, satire, urban setting, christian, jewish, coming of age, friendship, marriage, african, african american, nature, spirituality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: biblical, based on the bible
Plot: messiah, christian, prophecy, roman soldier, disciple, bible, virgin mary, religion, religious persecution, last supper, jesus christ, bible story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.8
 576
Brother White (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Synopsis James White (White) is one of dozens of associate pastors at a mega church in Southern California under the tutelage of television evangelist Johnny Kingman (Wise). He always longed to have his own church and jumps at the opportunity to ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: church, pastor, save the day, society, hopes, clergy, fish out of water, human spirit, religions or cults, christian, misfit, kindergarten ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 70
Stand Strong (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Matt Webster measures his success by his possessions. Though he appears to have it all, pride of ownership does little to fill the void of a purposeless life. Brokern relationships, isolation and pain for himself and his family, are the result of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: selfishness, christian, suffering, pride, credit card, faith, loss, healing, success, wealth, forgiveness, debt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 637
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: interracial relations, african american, inspiration, death, choir, jewish, boy, singing, death of child, widower, death of wife, church ...
Place: southern usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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.
Style: christian film
Plot: salvation, christian, game, god, prayer, faith, praying, redemption, video game, house
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: faith, african american, christian, gospel, metaphysics, urban setting, art, new age, supernatural power, spirituality, religious faith, religion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.2
 798
Puppy Love (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When single mom Megan Nolan moves to a new town, she feels guilty for uprooting her ten-year-old daughter Caitlin. Seeing that the little girl's only friend is a neighbor's dog, Megan decides to adopt a shelter pet for Caitlin. She ...
Style: feel good, touching, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: parents and children, romance, family, fall in love, family relations, dog, pets, hopes, single parent, couples, friendship, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five-time Emmy nominee and Golden Globe winner Henry Winkler stars in The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, the story of what happens when you open your heart to the power of Christmas. Disenchanted single mom Jennifer Cullen (Brooke Burns) is a ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: christmas, single parent, against the odds, love affair, family gatherings, eccentric family, family life, romance, disorder, matchmaking, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, teacher, lawsuit, faith, manipulation, prayer, courtroom drama, religious persecution, school, high school, christianity, protest ...
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 2K
What If... (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago, Ben Walker made a decision to leave his college sweetheart and ultimately his faith, in order to pursue a lucrative business opportunity. Now with a high-paying career and a trophy fiancé, he is visited by an angel, who gives him ...
Style: touching, sentimental, light, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: fish out of water, angel, family relations, family, spirituality, family life, disorder, lifestyle, miraculous event, introspection, misfit, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Barbarian Light (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: THE WAKE OF LIGHT is a romantic drama about a young woman grappling between a deep-felt responsibility in caring for her ailing father and her newfound love for a young man passing through her small town on the way to see the one place his father ...
Plot: love, faith, fear, nature, hopes
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 929
Rodeo & Juliet (2015)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Juliet heads to her grandfather’s ranch with her mother for Christmas, where she meets a horse named Rodeo and young cowboy who change her life.
Plot: horse, love, ranch, redemption, hopes
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, feel good, humorous, entertaining, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: holiday, christmas, religion, faith, prayer, church, atheist, wish come true, prejudice, lifestyle, life philosophy, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%