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How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon (1987)
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How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Depicts the factual accounts of Vincenzo Di Francesca and Parley P. Pratt and how they came to appreciate the contents of the Book of Mormon.
Plot: religion, soldier, church, book, baptism, mormon, pastor, priest, religious conversion, faith, italian american, religious differences, latter day saints, mormonism
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1950s, 1930s, 1910s, 1830s, 1890s
Place: sicily

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, serious, realistic and captivating films with plots about religion, church, prayer, christian, faith, religious conversion and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon: The Mormon Dilemma (1988), Immigrant Priest (0000), In His Steps (1964), Out of Step (2002), All Saints (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, pastor, religious fanatic, indoctrination, christian, christianity, religion, death of friend, arson, protest, jail, prayer ...
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The Mormon Dilemma (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An LDS couple is upset by a local church's screening of the anti-Mormon film "The God Makers." Their evangelical neighbor offers to sift fact from fiction from the film's brief animated segment, allowing for a frank discussion of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: mormon, discussion, bible quote, mormonism, evangelical christianity, religion, christianity, christian, neighbor, religious differences
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Immigrant Priest (0000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: The life of a Romanian Orthodox Priest, that went from a hard childhood in communist godless Romania, to the land of all freedoms, America.
Plot: religion, church, priest
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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: prayer, faith, born again christian, commitment, congregation, hypocrite, church service, meeting, sermon, bible, religious conversion, pastor ...
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Out of Step (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Graced with the instinctive ability to dance, Jenny Thomas wants nothing more than to become a professional dancer. All of her hard work pays off when she is accepted to a prominent dance program in New York. Against her mother's will, but with ...
Plot: dancer, mormon, dance, latter day saints, mormonism, dancing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Place: utah
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All Saints (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: ALL SAINTS is based on the inspiring true story of salesman-turned-pastor Michael Spurlock (John Corbett), the tiny church he was ordered to shut down, and a group of refugees from Southeast Asia. Together, they risked everything to plant seeds for ...
Plot: pastor, refugee, church, salesman, community, refugees, farmer, garden, faith, husband wife relationship, school bus, farm ...
Place: asia, southeast asia
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Behind The Sun (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Samir Majan a young man born and raised a Muslim in the Middle East attends college in America. While at college Samir becomes a Christian, and must go home and face his family.
Style: christian film
Plot: religious conversion, outcast, muslim, christian, religion, religious intolerance, religious differences, church, airplane ticket, religious persecution, islam, airport ...
Place: middle east
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Let There Be Light (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An atheist goes through a near-death experience in an auto accident before converting to Christianity.
Style: christian film
Plot: brain tumor, afterlife, pastor, hospital, faith based, near death experience, christianity, religious conversion, drunk driving, brainwashing, cancer, atheist ...
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Come the Morning (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In search of her estranged husband, a mother brings her 3 children to Los Angeles in the hope of finding him. With no prospects they wander the streets; becoming beggars before long. Things start to turn around for them when the mother meets a ...
Plot: drink, faith, search for father, sermon, religious conversion, religion, homelessness, christian, slum, drinking, prayer, church ...
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Windows of Heaven (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: As 85-year-old President Lorenzo Snow struggles to vanquish the two million dollar indebtedness of the Mormon church in 1899, he feels inspired to journey from Salt Lake City by train and carriage to St. George in southern Utah. Along the way he ...
Plot: promise, train, rain, prophet, revelation, debt, financial crisis, religion, prayer, speech, latter day saints, religious leader ...
Time: 1890s
Place: utah
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62%
All the King's Horses (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple begins to apply scriptural principles to their relationship, they discover how Christ can bring healing to their shattered marriage.
Style: christian film
Plot: pastor, female protagonist, christian, motorcycle accident, sleeping pill, faith, painting, prayer, husband wife relationship, marriage, bible quote, religious conversion ...
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Faith of Our Fathers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With the Vietnam War raging in 1969, two young fathers report for duty. A man of great faith and a doubtful cynic. A quarter-century later, their sons, Wayne and John Paul (David A.R. White and Kevin Downes), meet as strangers. Guided by handwritten ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, christian, vietnam war, religious conversion, bible, reckless driving, sergeant, robbery, road trip, christianity, prayer, soldier ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s
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The Mountain of the Lord (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Recounts the 40-year history of building the Salt Lake Temple, shown as if recounted by Wilford Woodruff to a young reporter. It portrays the pioneers' dedication to temple worship.
Plot: diary, mormon, building, temple, construction, latter day saints, religion, reporter, interview, prayer, mormonism, architect
Time: 1890s, 1870s, 1880s, 1850s, 19th century ...
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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Though None Go with Me (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elizabeth Leroy devotes her life to serving God but her faith is tested over the years as she has to overcome many hardships and sorrows.
Plot: grandmother granddaughter relationship, church, religion, tragedy, christian, correspondence, loss of husband, sermon, korean war, financial problem, presumed dead, crisis of faith ...
Time: 1950s, 1990s
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Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1827, Joseph Smith, Jr. was only 21 years old when he received a prophetic calling to translate ancient scriptures that would soon be published as The Book of Mormon. Less than three years later, he founded The Church of Jesus Christ of ...
Plot: mormon, religion, latter day saints
Time: 19th century, 1820s
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Sparrow (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Catania, Sicilia 1854. A serious epidemic of cholera is hitting the region. Maria a 16 years old novice leaves her convent and returns her home to avoid contamination. Here she finds a difficult situation, in fact her stepmother and her half-sisters ...
Plot: cholera, convent, religion, nun, catholic church, catholic, catholic priest, love, mother superior, novice, sister sister relationship, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily
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47%
The Field Is White (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: When things are not going well for John Taylor, he reads his journal and reflects on his missionary life and his companion Elder Alma Johnson. They try to teach people about the gospel and want to give lessons, but the people are not interested. ...
Plot: basketball, missionary, mormon, mormonism, latter day saints, field, lake, flashback, memory, rejection, journal, loneliness ...
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The Prodigal (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: They were a family torn apart by redemption...kept apart by pride...but brought together by a miracle.
Style: christian film
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The Late Liz (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: christian film
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Santo Luzbel (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
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Style: touching, serious, realistic, disturbing, uplifting ...
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Enough Praying (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 80 min.
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Plot: priest, catholic priest, class struggle, conscience, solidarity, injustice, religion, poverty, catholic church, working conditions, social problem, church
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Camp Harlow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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There Will Be Blood (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
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Style: serious, bleak, atmospheric, realistic, disturbing ...
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Time: 1900s, 20th century, 1910s, 20s, 19th century ...
Place: california, usa, pacific ocean, los angeles
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38%
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The Testaments (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: This film depict events from the Life and ministry of Jesus Christ as recorded in the New Testament and the Book of Mormon. The story culminates with a portrayal of the Ressurected Savior's visit to the ancient Americas as seen through the eyes ...
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The Magnificent Ambersons (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
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Style: captivating, emotional, atmospheric, serious, touching ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1890s
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
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Plot: cult, brainwashing, mind control, watchtower, committee, theology, bible quote, religious conversion, religious cult, crisis of faith, doubt, husband wife relationship ...
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A dramatic presentation of how innocent people become ensnared by the Watchtower Society. An inside look at how the Jehovah's Witnesses recruit, brainwash, and train new members.The Witness at Your Door is a compelling, fast-moving drama which ...
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The Work and the Glory (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Benjamin Steed and Mary Ann Steed relocate their family to upstate New York in the early 1800's, they unwittingly settle in a town divided along religious lines. After their new hired help turns out to be at the center of the uproar, each ...
Style: captivating, emotional, serious, realistic
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Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: vermont, new york, usa, new york state
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